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The World of Jesus: Making Sense of the People and Places of Jesus' Day

The World of Jesus

June 01, 2013


The Baker Illustrated Guide to Everyday Life in Bible Times

The Baker Illustrated Guide...

October 03, 2017


The Lost Letters of Pergamum: A Story from the New Testament World

The Lost Letters of Pergamum

April 19, 2016


Behind the Scenes of the Old Testament: Cultural, Social, and Historical Contexts

Behind the Scenes of the...

November 06, 2018


The World of the New Testament: Cultural, Social, and Historical Contexts

The World of the New Testament

March 14, 2017


Archaeology and the Old Testament

Archaeology and the Old...

January 01, 2009


Old Testament Law for Christians: Original Context and Enduring Application

Old Testament Law for...

August 22, 2017


Women in the World of the Earliest Christians: Illuminating Ancient Ways of Life

Women in the World of the...

November 01, 2009


The Cultural World of the Bible: An Illustrated Guide to Manners and Customs

The Cultural World of the...

July 21, 2015


The World around the Old Testament: The People and Places of the Ancient Near East

The World around the Old...

October 01, 2019


Seven Events That Shaped the New Testament World

Seven Events That Shaped...

February 15, 2013


Since the Beginning: Interpreting Genesis 1 and 2 through the Ages

Since the Beginning

September 04, 2018


Social World of Ancient Israel: 1250-587 BCE

Social World of Ancient Israel

July 01, 2005


The Canon Debate

The Canon Debate

August 06, 2019


Archaeology and the New Testament

Archaeology and the New...

February 01, 2008


The Social World of Luke-Acts: Models for Interpretation

The Social World of Luke-Acts

October 01, 1999


Apocalypticism in the Bible and Its World: A Comprehensive Introduction

Apocalypticism in the Bible...

September 01, 2012


Stoicism in Early Christianity

Stoicism in Early Christianity

November 01, 2010


The Jewish World around the New Testament

The Jewish World around the...

July 01, 2010


Temples, Tithes, and Taxes: The Temple and the Economic Life of Ancient Israel

Temples, Tithes, and Taxes

November 01, 2006


In Stone and Story: Early Christianity in the Roman World

In Stone and Story

February 18, 2020


Jesus and the Forces of Death: The Gospels' Portrayal of Ritual Impurity within First-Century Judaism

Jesus and the Forces of Death

June 16, 2020


The Bible Is a Catholic Book

The Bible Is a Catholic Book

September 15, 2019


Twisted Scripture: Untangling 45 Lies Christians Have Been Told

Twisted Scripture

May 14, 2019


Rediscovering Scripture's Vision for Women: Fresh Perspectives on Disputed Texts

Rediscovering Scripture's...

August 06, 2019


How the Bible Actually Works: In Which I Explain How an Ancient, Ambiguous, and Diverse Book Leads Us to Wisdom Rather Than Answers--And Why That's

How the Bible Actually Works

February 19, 2019


What Is the Bible?: How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel about Everything

What Is the Bible?

February 05, 2019


In the Garden: An Illustrated Guide to the Plants of the Bible

In the Garden

February 11, 2020


30 Days to Understanding the Bible, 30th Anniversary: Unlock the Scriptures in 15 Minutes a Day

30 Days to Understanding...

October 23, 2018


Is Jesus History?

Is Jesus History?

October 01, 2019