Engaging the Christian Scriptures: An Introduction to the Bible (Paperback)

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This readable, faith-friendly, one-semester textbook aids students as they engage in their first reading of the biblical text in an academic setting. The authors, who have significant undergraduate teaching experience, approach the Christian Scriptures from historical, literary, and theological perspectives. Text boxes, illustrations, maps, and suggestions for further reading are included. This new edition incorporates professor and student feedback, adds a glossary, has been revised throughout, and is supplemented by updated and expanded web-based pedagogical resources.

About the Author

Andrew E. Arterbury (PhD, Baylor University) is professor of Christian Scriptures at Truett Theological Seminary, Baylor University, in Waco, Texas.W. H. Bellinger Jr. (PhD, University of Cambridge) is the W. Marshall and Lulie Craig Chairholder in Bible, professor of religion, and chair of the Department of Religion at Baylor University.Derek S. Dodson (PhD, Baylor University) is senior lecturer in religion at Baylor University.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781540962256
ISBN-10: 1540962253
Publisher: Baker Academic
Publication Date: March 30th, 2021
Pages: 336
Language: English