Popular Survey of the Old Testament   -     By: Norman L. Geisler
Buy Item $14.49 Retail: $24.99 Save 42% ($10.50) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Popular Survey of the Old Testament

Baker Books / 1977 / Paperback

$14.49 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $24.99
|
Save 42% ($10.50)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW36844

Current Promotions

Product Description

This survey is illustrated with black and white photos, charts, and maps. Best-selling author Dr. Norman Geisler writes in an easy, informal style allowing any Christian a resource to understand Old Testament people and events. Each Old Testament book is discussed, its cultural and historical background explained as well as its theme. Two introductory Christ-centered chapters (Christ: The Key to the Inspiration and Canonization of the Bible and Christ: The Key to the Interpretation of the Bible) lay the foundation for the four sections of the book.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 299
Vendor: Baker Books
Publication Date: 1977
Dimensions: 6 X 9 X 3/4 (inches)
ISBN: 0801036844
ISBN-13: 9780801036842
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. Introduction to Philosophy: A Christian Perspective
    Introduction to Philosophy: A Christian Perspective
    Norman L. Geisler, Paul D. Feinberg
    Baker Books / 1987 / Trade Paperback
    $25.99 Retail: $32.00 Save 19% ($6.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW1038189
  2. A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament: The Hebrew Bible In Its Context
    A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament: The Hebrew Bible In Its Context
    Michael D. Coogan
    Oxford University Press / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $47.99 Retail: $64.95 Save 26% ($16.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW830114

Publisher's Description

The world of the Old Testament can seem hard to understand, especially for people living in times and places so far removed from the ancient Middle East. "A Popular Survey of the Old Testament" is designed to help Christians enrich their understanding of Old Testament people and events. Illustrated with colored photos, charts, and maps this accessible survey will enrich one's Biblical reading and understanding. (65)

Author Bio

Norman L. Geisler (PhD, Loyola University of Chicago) has taught at top evangelical schools for over fifty years and is distinguished professor of apologetics and theology at Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murrieta, California. He is the author of more than seventy books, including the Baker Encyclopedia of Christian Apologetics.

Product Reviews

5 Stars Out Of 5
5 out of 5
(3)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
Value:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
4 out Of 5
(4 out of 5)
100%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-3 of 3
Page 1 of 1
  1. Age: 25-34
    Gender: male
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Great resource, expected bit more in depth info.
    March 23, 2013
    Andy
    Age: 25-34
    Gender: male
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 4
    Similar to my review of the NT version of this survey series.

    Great work, but expected it to be a bit more in depth. However, sticks close to the content of the Bible with the right amount of secular parallel information. Would recommend it to anyone.
  2. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    June 26, 2003
    Adam
    A very Christ-centered survey of the OT. Unique to it's kind in its comprehensive aspect of Christ centerness. An excellent survey. Geisler is an excellent writer, scholar, philosopher, and speaker. You will benefit greatly from his work.
  3. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    December 8, 2002
    Roger N. Overton
    A good introduction for those beginning to study the Old Testament. Geisler provides basic background information for each book (dating, authorship), then gives a summary breakdown of it. Has a few maps and tables which are helpful. For a more in depth Old Testament study get Gleason Archer's OT Survey.
Displaying items 1-3 of 3
Page 1 of 1

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Ministry of Helps: Finding Your Place in the Body of Christ and Thriving in It
    The Ministry of Helps: Finding Your Place in the Body of Christ and Thriving in It
    Dr. Buddy Bell
    Harrison House / Trade Paperback
    $9.49 Retail: $12.99 Save 27% ($3.50)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW830079
  2. A Popular Survey of the Old Testament/New Testament, 2  Volumes
    A Popular Survey of the Old Testament/New Testament, 2 Volumes
    Norman L. Geisler
    Baker Books / Trade Paperback
    $25.99 Retail: $44.98 Save 42% ($18.99)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW129912
  3. Christian Basics 101
    Christian Basics 101
    Frank R. Shivers
    Xulon Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $13.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 10% ($1.50)
    Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
    CBD Stock No: WW912961
  4. Bible Tabs, Gold, Regular Size
    Bible Tabs, Gold, Regular Size
    Tabbies / Gift
    $3.99 Retail: $4.75 Save 16% ($0.76)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 366 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW58331

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search