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 Hannah Whitall Smith - J. Nisbet and Co.
The object of the book is to bring out the common-sense teaching of the Bible in regard to every-day religion. The author aimed not so much to get at the doctrinal truths of our religion, as at the every-day practical common-sense principles.
by W. F. Dawson - E. Stock
Christmas, its historical events and festive celebrations during nineteen centuries: memorable celebrations, stately meetings of early kings, remarkable events, romantic episodes, brave deeds, picturesque customs, time-honoured sports, etc.
by Douglas Connelly - InterVarsity Press
Claims of miracle stories are all around us. Douglas Connelly has looked at what Scripture has to say. This book evaluates a variety of true and false miracle accounts as well as the signs and wonders movement, while offering a biblical picture.
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.