Welcome to Genesis to Revelation! You are embarking on a journey that will strengthen your understanding ans appreciation of the Bible by enabling you to engage the Scripture on three levels: What does the Bible say? What does this passage mean? How does the Scripture relate to my life? The simple format make this book easy to use and appropriate to keep for future reference. This is verse-by-verse Bible study. Topics covered are ... The Exiles Return, Rebuilding the Temple, The Decree of Cyrus, Ezra the Scribe, Nehemiah the Cupbearer, Restoring the Wall, The Census, The Book of the Law, Nehemiah's Reforms, Esther Becomes Queen, Esther Plots Against Haman, Esther Intercedes for Mordecai, The Feast of Purim.
This comprehensive 13-session, verse-by-verse, book-by-book study of the Bible uses a three-dimensional approach. Each 13-session volume is based on the NIV translation. 1.The study book helps students answer the question, "What does the Bible say?" 2.The meaning of the passage is made clear by considering such aspects as ancient customs, locations of places, and the meanings of words 3.Students connect the meaning of the Scripture with their own lives.Study Books. Order one for each class member and leader. Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther
BRADY WHITEHEAD is a professor of religion and former chaplain at Lambuth University in Jackson, Tennessee. Brady has an undergraduate degree from Rhodes College, two master's degrees from Emory University, and a doctorate from Boston University School of Theology. He authored Ezra, Nehemiah and Esther for the Basic Bible Commentary series, has written for Adult Bible Studies, and made his latest contribuiton to the Bible Reader Series with God's Care for Us: A Study of Ezekial.