The Biography of the Bible
by Ernest Sutherland Bates
Publisher: Evinity Publishing Inc 1937
This is an narrative of the development of the Bible, from the earliest manuscripts to the 20th century. It includes the story of the translation of the Bible into English, the 'Higher Criticism' of the 19th century, and presents the Bible in historical and social context. This serves as a short but detailed introduction to the subject, well worth reading whatever one's views on the Bible.
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by St. Louis-Marie Grignion de Montfort - Burns & Lambert
Necessity of devotion to our lady, In what devotion to Mary consists, The perfect consecration to Jesus Christ, Motives which recommend this devotion, Biblical figure of this perfect devotion, Wonderful effects of this devotion, Particular practices.
This book explores many fascinating biblical mysteries, including: Does the Devil really exist; What was in the Lost Gospels; Where is Hell located; Who was the mysterious Beloved Disciple; Was Mary Magdalene secretly married to Jesus; etc.
English translation of the Christian Bible first published in 1611. In 1604, King James I convened the Hampton Court Conference where a new English version was conceived in response to the perceived problems of the earlier translations.
by John D. Callahan
This book is about science and Christianity, and it reconciles the two. It is a book about man's place in the universe, with fascinating implications. The book is written for everyone, Christian and non-Christian, and it will challenge both greatly.