Daniel: Faith Under Pressure, is part of the Bringing the Bible to Life series, a companion to Zondervan's NIV Application Commentary, written by leading scholars for lay study, and explores both the historical meaning of the biblical text and its contemporary significance.
Daniel provides a journey through the biblical book, ten sessions with discussion questions, and a closing section that assists you and your group in responding to God's Word together or individually.
About: Bringing the Bible to Life Series A series of Bible study guides following the format and content of the NIV Application Commentaries Series. Each study looks at the original meaning, bridging contexts, and contemporary significance of the text, and offers small group participants a better understanding and relevant application of the biblical material to their daily lives.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 160 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2010 Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
If you want to move from the biblical text to contemporary life on solid ground, this series has been written for you. The Bringing the Bible to Life series, a companion to Zondervan's NIV Application Commentary, is intended to bring both the historical meaning of the biblical text and its contemporary significance. Each guide provides an introduction to the biblical book, six to twelve sessions with discussion questions, and a closing section that assists the group in responding to God's Word together or individually. The included Leader's Guide helps busy people prepare to lead the study. Sessions on Daniel include: * Who's in Charge? * True Wisdom * Saving Power * Pride Goes Before a Fall * Weighing In * Prevailing Law * The Horror of Human Evil * How Long, Lord? * How Then Shall We Pray? * A Great War
Tremper Longman III (PhD, Yale University) is the Robert H. Gundry Professor of Biblical Studies and the chair of the Religious Studies department at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California, where he lives with his wife, Alice. He is the Old Testament editor for the revised Expositor's Bible Commentary and has authored many articles and books on the Psalms and other Old Testament books.
Janet Nygren is currently the Women's Ministry Coordinator for the Princeton Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Princeton, NJ.
Karen H. Jobes is the Gerald F. Hawthorne Professor of New Testament Greek and Exegesis at Wheaton College. She is the author of many articles and several books, including The NIV Application Commentary: Esther.