Most people are
vitally interested in answers to the big questions of life. Where did we come from? Why are we here? What makes us tick or what is the nature of
humankind? How did we get in the
predicament we are in? What is our
future? We avidly read all kinds of
literature on human beginnings, human psychological makeup, the present state
of human affairs, and human destiny. We
consider any literature that deals with these questions relevant and timely.
Preeminent among all
literature about the big questions of life is the Holy Bible. Not only does it report human opinions, but
also it gives divine insights into all the issues of life. Thus, it gives perspectives and answers
available nowhere else. Viewed from this
standpoint, the Bible is not some book out of the musty past that has only
antiquarian interests for a few with a nostalgic bent; but it has a vital,
Dr Vos brings the
Bible to life, not only as he recounts the events of biblical history, but also
as he makes it relevant for the readers of the 21st Century.
The AMG Concise Introduction to the Bible is for every person who
has ever wanted to get a firm grasp on Bible history and Bible meaning, but
didn’t have a clue how to do it and where to begin. The Bible is not a difficult book to
understand once you become acquainted with the key characters and key events.
Hardcover, 373 pages