Acts

by Clinton E. Arnold, Zondervan,

On Sale: 2019-01-01

Price: $29.99

Book Summary

This is a biblical commentary that helps readers understand the historical and cultural background of the books of the New Testament. Brimming with lavish, full-color photos and graphics, this book will walk you verse by verse through the book of Acts in the New Testament.

About the Book

Brimming with lavish, full-color photos and graphics, the Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary walks you verse by verse through all the books of the New Testament. It's like slipping on a set of glasses that lets you read the Bible through the eyes of a first-century reader! Discoveries await you that will snap the world of the New Testament into gripping immediacy. Things that seem mystifying, puzzling, or obscure will take on tremendous meaning when you view them in their ancient context. You'll deepen your understanding of the teachings of Jesus. You'll discover the close, sometimes startling interplay between God's kingdom and the practical affairs of the church. Best of all, you'll gain a deepened awareness of the Bible's relevance for your life. Written in a clear, engaging style, this beautiful set provides a new and accessible approach that more technical expository and exegetical commentaries don't offer.

Features include:

  • Commentary based on relevant papyri, inscriptions, archaeological discoveries, and studies of Judaism, Roman culture, Hellenism, and other features of the world of the New Testament
  • Hundreds of full-color photographs, color illustrations, and line drawings
  • Copious maps, charts, and timelines
  • Sidebar articles and insights
  • "Reflections" on the Bible’s relevance for 21st-century living

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780310599807
  • ISBN 10: 0310599806
  • Imprint: Zondervan
  • On Sale: 2019-01-01
  • Pages: 304
  • List Price: $29.99
  • Publisher: Zondervan
  • Series: Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary
  • Publication Date: 2019-01-01
  • Trim Size: 197.000mm x 248.000mm x 25.000mm
  • Weight: 999.999gr
  • Category 1 : RELIGION / Biblical Commentary / New Testament
  • Category 2 : RELIGION / Biblical Studies / New Testament
  • Category 3 : RELIGION / Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts