The Handbook of Biblical Chronology, Revised Edition   -     By: Jack Finegan
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The Handbook of Biblical Chronology, Revised Edition

Hendrickson Publishers / 2015 / Paperback

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Do you find biblical dates and chronological references confusing? Reach for this helpful guide. From proposed dates of the exodus to determining when Jesus was born, Finegan's comprehensive handbook gives you clear descriptions of the ancient systems of time reckoning that influenced biblical writers. This indispensable reference also includes subject and Scripture indexes, lists, tables, and sources.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 464
Vendor: Hendrickson Publishers
Publication Date: 2015
Dimensions: 9.0 X 6.0 X 1.25 (inches)
ISBN-13: 9781619706415

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Have you been skipping over references to time in the Bible because they seem too confusing? Professor Jack Finegan's Handbook of Biblical Chronology clarifies those ancient systems of time reckoning and the biblical passages that use them.



Part 1, Principles of Chronology in the Ancient World, describes the origins of basic units of time and surveys the calendars used in the Ancient Near East through the Roman era. Part 2, Problems of Chronology in the Bible, discusses major periods of the Old Testament, as well as the lives of Jesus, John the Baptist, and the Apostles Peter and Paul.

Author Bio

Jack Finegan (1908-2000) was an American biblical scholar, and Professor Emeritus of New Testament History and Archaeology at the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California. His long list of publications includes Light from the Ancient Past and a number of volumes on biblical archaeology.

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