Based on reliable, contemporary scholarship, this one-volume portable dictionary of the CEB Bible is easy to understand and conveniently sized to take with you wherever your studies lead. Featuring approximately 4,000 entries, it offers all the significant people, places, names, and events that appear in Scripture. 4.25" x 7.25" softcover from Abingdon.
The Common English Bible Dictionary is an easy-to-understand, one-volume portable dictionary of the Bible based on the best contemporary scholarship. It gives insight to all names, places, and events of the Bible that are significant for Bible study. There are more than 3,600 entries.
The Common English Bible is a translation completed in 2011. One hundred and twenty biblical scholars from twenty-two faith traditions worked as translators. These women and men balanced rigorous accuracy in translation of the ancient texts with an equally passionate commitment to clarity of expression in contemporary English. The result is a clear, direct, and powerful English version of the scriptures for use in Bible study, devotional reading, and worship.