Revised in-text notes and articles answering nearly 7,000 of the most commonly asked questions about specific Bible passages.
Many people want to read the Bible but are hindered or even prohibited because they're afraid they won't understand what it means. The NIV Quest Study Bible, answers thousands of the most commonly asked questions based on extensive research of Bible readers. The editors of Christianity Today International, along with over 100 respected Bible scholars and pastors, have developed this engaging and straightforward study Bible to guide readers in their search to understand the Scriptures.
This revision offers the same popular format as the original Quest Study Bible with 100 new articles and 800 new side-column notes formatted as questions and answers. New features include color verse numbers for verses with questions answered in the side column, an article index, plus an expanded subject index that categorizes all articles and side-column notes.
Nearly 7,000 side-column Questions and Answers (800 new) addressing basic textual, historical, and theological questions.
Verse numbers in color to indicate a Question and Answer on that verse.
Over 350 Articles (100 new) tackling provocative questions by contemporary readers of the Bible.
New article index and expanded subject index help you find the answers you're looking for.
Book Introductions answering questions about each Bible book.
Timelines showing relationships between biblical events.
Over 150 two-color in-text charts, timelines, and maps furnish the background information you need to understand different passages.
Scripture Link cross references.
Small in-text letter "D" after words with definitions in the dictionary.
Expanded Subject Index including all Questions and Answers and Articles.
Concordance, dictionary, 16-page full-color map section, new 7-page full-color timeline section, and reading plans assist your study of the Bible.
Two-color design throughout.
Uses the clear, accurate New International Version text.
Burgundy Bonded Leather
Format: Bonded Leather Number of Pages: 1984 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2003 Dimensions: 9.75 X 6.5 X 1.5 (inches)
ISBN: 0310928052 ISBN-13: 9780310928058 Availability: In Stock References: Side Column Text Layout: Single Column
'With over one million copies sold, the Quest Study Bible is designed for inquisitive readers who desire solid answers to their many questions. With thousands of notes and hundreds of articles by top evangelical scholars, this unique Bible addresses the common, uncommon, and perplexing questions people ask about Scripture. Passages that puzzle will snap into clarity as readers explore God's Word and use the many study helps. Features include: * Over 7,000 sidebar notes that clarify the Bible's most puzzling passages * Nearly 350 articles by top scholars that address the most popular and provocative questions asked by Christians and non-Christians alike * Article index and expanded subject index that help readers quickly find the answers they're looking for * Single-column Scripture text format * Color-keyed verse numbers that supply instant reference to articles and sidebar notes * Book introductions that identify themes, characters, and events in each Bible book * Over 150 two-color in-text charts, timelines, and maps providing background information readers need to understand different passages * Concordance, dictionary, 16-page full-color map section, 7-page full-color timeline section, and reading plans to assist readers' studies of the Bible '
Phyllis Ten Elshof is employed with Christianity Today International, Carol Stream, Illinois. She has been editor of Your Church magazine, a CTI publication; news editor for The Banner, in Grand Rapids, Michigan; and a feature reporter for the Clarion-Ledger newspaper in Jackson, Mississippi. She lives near Grand Rapids, Michigan.