Getting to Know the Bible leads readers through all the major books of the Bible, from Genesis through Revelation, explaining the importance and meaning of each book of the Scriptures. The authors careful explain the relationship of each part to the whole, while maintaining the historical context of the different books and offering readers insights into some of the motivations behind the writers of the Bible.
This classic overview of the Bible by Father Melvin Farrell has served for many years as an introduction for those who want to learn the basics of the Old and New Testaments. It is now published by ACTA Publications in a completely new edition revised by biblical scholar Joseph McHugh. The reasonable price and clear, accessible style make Getting to Know the Bible the perfect vehicle for beginning parish-wide Bible study. The authors lead readers through all the major books of the Bible, pointing out the importance and meaning of each part of the Scriptures to the whole.
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