When people read the
Bible, they are often frustrated by the wide gap in time and culture that
separates them from the original readers.
The aim of The AMG Concise Bible
Dictionary is to bridge that gap by providing the sort of information that
ordinary readers are looking for in their search for a clearer understanding of
the Bible. And once they understand the
Bible, they will find it has its own way of making itself relevant to them.
The AMG Concise Bible Dictionary presents the material in an
easy-to-read, non-technical style. It is
simple, but not simplistic. It seeks to
be true to the biblical material, while at the same time being helpful to the
reader. It is based on firm biblical
scholarship, but the reader does not have to be a biblical scholar to
understand it. The AMG Concise Bible Dictionary is informative, concise, and to
The AMG Concise Bible Dictionary is accurate, readable, and a
helpful source of information on the content of the Bible. With almost one thousand entries, it covers
all the major areas of biblical knowledge.
Hardcover, 473 pages