Who's Who in the Bible
Over 600 entries, with 320 traditional illustrations of all the important people in the Bible. 240 pages. Beautifully illustrated in full colour.
This excellent reference book goes through every character in the Bible, in Bible-book order, including dates. Major figures such as Abraham or Paul have a full two-page spread whereas minor characters have a quarter page or a few lines, depending on their significance. Bible references are given at the end of each entry and the book includes various articles on groups of people featured in the Bible (eg. prophets). Books are grouped as follows: first 5 books, history books, wisdom books, prophets, the gospels, Acts, letters, Revelation.
The Bible contains over three thousand names - all of which are included in this exhaustive Who's Who of the Bible. Every single individual whose name is listed in the Bible is listed here in order of their appearance in the Bible with their dates, a concise description of their lives and significance, and references to where they occur in the text. With sections on the Pentateuch, the History books, Poetry and Wisdom books, the Prophets, the Gospels and Acts, and the Letters and Revelation, this book also includes a user's guide, family trees of key individuals, a timeline, an alphabetical list of names, and an Appendix on the Apocrypha. Putting all the information on the Bible's rich cast of characters at your finger tips, this is an essential guide for any preacher, teacher, biblical scholar, student, or Bible reader. Books are grouped as follows: first 5 books, history books, wisdom books, prophets, the gospels, Acts, letters, Revelation.