The bestselling Bible handbook of all time with millions of copies sold, Halley’s Bible Handbook has been thoroughly updated, while retaining its time-honored. Halley’s Bible Handbook makes the Bible’s wisdom and message accessible. You will develop an appreciation for the cultural, religious, and geographic. Your church library probably has a copy and you, too, may own one, because well over a million copies of Halley’s Bible Handbook are in print. Henry H. Halley .
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Excellent source for help or interpretations of biblical passages. I was going hallyes give it 2 stars because “It was OK” better describes my thoughts on the book than “I liked it” which is what 3 stars stands for, but 2 stars just makes it gible worse than my true opinion of the book.
He has forgiven us. Mar 02, Suma marked it as to-read. I found that Halley trying to describe every other verse or hanrbook commentary was not needed. I know this handbook is meant for us “dumb” people but his scholarship-even for his time-was severely lacking. Jun 28, Mom’s Books added it Shelves: Along with a good Bible dictionary and an exhaustive concordance.
How anyone can take Halley seriously is beyond me. Jul 15, Cindy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Refresh and try again. Halley’s Bible Handbook, the classic layperson’s companion text, includes a concise Bible commentary, important discoveries in archaeology, related historical data, church history, maps, and more. Feb 02, Sara rated it really liked it Shelves: Halley was a well-respected author, minister, and Bible lecturer, dedicating his life to spreading his passion for Bible study and memorization.
No trivia or quizzes yet. And finally, the ugly: Infant and child mortality was high in different parts of the ancient world. Halley started as a clergyman but was told by his doctor that he ha I didn’t realize what I was getting into when I started this. He also follows the pseudo-historical belief that the Catholic Church suppressed the translation of the Bible into vernacular languages books in the Middle Ages were expensive to create and were often chained to prevent theft, which was quite common in those days; the Bible has been translated into “vernacular” languages since the canon was put together.
There are, of course, pics of Graham and Pope John Paul together so it figures.? Can anyone help me please,!
Halley’s Bible Handbook Henry H. Halley
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Feb 10, Royce Ratterman rated it it was halpeys. He memorized and could handboom Scripture from every book of the Bible for 25 hours. Sep 13, Ed rated it liked it. May 20, Trinity Knight rated it it bibel amazing. The book begins with explaining what the Bible is: Many civilizations also buried their family’s remains in their own homes See information about the Neolithic site called “Khirokitia” on the island of Cypruswhich most likely accounts for Halley’s description of “foundation sacrifices.
The other books I planned to read are still waiting. Jul 07, Rhonda DiGenova rated it really liked it. Jul 08, Kevin rated it did not like it. Handook for telling us about the problem.
What I especially like about it is all the archaeological notes which accompany the discussion of the Bible history, along with the copious maps and photographs. Aug 08, Rick rated it it was ok. Really it’s not bad, though three stars makes it look so, it’s just that Unger’s Bible Handbook is so much better.
Halley’s biases appear in many of his “archaeological notes. I read this when i was in middle school It does provide a broad outline of the biblical storyline, but you will need something more comprehensive for any details.
Ed Halvorsen rated it it was amazing Jan 02, Open Preview See a Problem? I haven’t yet completely read it cover to cover but It is a ” must have”in Bible study. Sometimes three chapters of a Bible book jumbled together and given a brief description together of all three chapters, no thanks. Also a good Bible Atlas is helpful I do wish I had one of those. So I wasn’t cheating when I whipped through this at a breakneck scan. But next year, I’ll start over reading the Bible from the beginning, and I will use this handbook as I read.
Basically, his church history section is garbage and to be honest, handbokk book belongs in the garbage or if we want to be very environmentally friendly, recycled. Trivia About Halley’s Bible Ha I intend to go through this the next time I read the Bible straight through. Although I have done a lot of Bible studies, this was more effective than anything else I’ve done in hanrbook me understand how the Old Testament is part of Christ’s story.
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See 2 questions about Halley’s Bible Handbook…. May 04, Orpiment99 rated it it was ok. In most cases, I would say his general commentary is distracting because he seems to be trying to interpret every other verse or chapter in the Bible. Halley’s Bible Handbook began in as haloeys page hand-printed pamphlet that Henry Halley gave out to encourage people to read and understand the Bible.
Gunner King rated it it was amazing Mar 15, Mar 02, April Stone added it.
A wonderful resource for anyone studying God’s word. Susan rated it liked it Jan 22,