Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Please try again. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Reviewed in the United States on April 10, 2018, This books has tons of information that allows you to have a better understanding of the scriptures. Well-made product material-wise. The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible By Craig S. Keener & John H. Walton, General Editors which is published by Zondervan is an excellent resource. The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, with notes from Dr. John H. Walton (Wheaton College) in the Old Testament and Dr. Craig S. Keener (Asbury Theological Seminary) in the New Testament, brings to life the ancient world of Scripture for modern readers. Features: He is the author of more than twenty-five books, including Miracles: The Credibility of the New Testament Accounts, The Historical Jesus of the Gospels, and commentaries on Matthew, John, Acts, Romans, 1 and 2 Corinthians, Galatians, and Revelation. After reading one-star reviews some time ago about the Kindle version of this Bible, I decided not to buy it but I wanted it so bad, couldn't get it out of my mind. Unable to add item to List. This is a very cheap price for an edition of the NKJV with the additional cultural backgrounds material as a bonus. And it is very ‘busy,’ so much is on every page. I wish I had had this for all those years! Something went wrong. Full content visible, double tap to read brief content. These ebooks can only be redeemed by recipients in the US. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. It took me an hour to get through Genesis 1. When Giants Were Upon the Earth: The Watchers, the Nephilim, and the Biblical Cosmi... End Times Bible Prophecy: It’s Not What They Told You. The more I use it the more impressed I am. The color graphics, charts, and illustrations make it user-friendly. Features: The full text of the NIV One minor irritation, which again may be personal, is that a Concordance (of sorts) has been included. The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, with notes from Dr. John H. Walton (Wheaton College) in the Old Testament and Dr. Craig S. Keener (Asbury Theological Seminary) in the New Testament, brings the ancient world of Scripture to life for modern readers. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. You have to be careful when flipping through them cause they can easily get messed up, Impressive achievement on a very needed fascet of the Bible study process, Reviewed in the United States on December 18, 2019. Does this book contain inappropriate content? Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 8, 2018. Sometimes a little context is all you need to discover the rich meaning behind even the most familiar stories of Scripture. A bit off putting to say the least. The issue and complaints of lighter print on the page notes almost kept me from buying it. I've been so excited to get this bible which is pretty cool because it's been a while since I've been excited about reading the bible. Does this book contain quality or formatting issues? It is not the large print font that your grandmother uses. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. The Bible from a Multi-Cultural Perspective, Reviewed in the United States on February 19, 2020. You won't believe how useful the notes are until you decide to study a topic or passage. These promotions will be applied to this item: Some promotions may be combined; others are not eligible to be combined with other offers. He is the author or coauthor of several books, including Chronological and Background Charts of the Old Testament; Ancient Israelite Literature in Its Cultural Context; Covenant: God’s Purpose, God’s Plan; The IVP Bible Background Commentary: Old Testament; and A Survey of the Old Testament. I cannot recommend a study Bible any more than this one: Five stars! The Art of Listening Prayer: Hearing God's Voice Amidst Life's Noise. This version does the same for the Old Testament as well as New. I am an older reader and the print is just too light to be comfortably read. That is exactly what this version provides. Does this book contain quality or formatting issues? Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. You have to remember you're in Genesis 4:5 (or Location 2768) and then go to the table of contents and navigate back. I own the standard size print version and wanted to have a version with a somewhat larger type font. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Christian Bible History & Culture (Kindle Store), Complete text of the New King James Version (NKJV), Targeted book introductions explain the context in which each book of the Bible was written, Insightful and informative verse-by-verse study notes reveal new dimensions of insight to even the most familiar passages, Key Old Testament (Hebrew) and New Testament terms are explained and expanded upon in two helpful reference features, Over 300 in-depth articles on key contextual topics, 375 full-color photos, illustrations, and images from around the world, Dozens of charts, maps, and diagrams in vivid color, Cross references, a concordance, indexes and other helps for Bible study, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. These fascinating explanations will serve to clarify your study of the Scriptures, reinforcing your confidence and bringing difficult passages of Scripture into sharp focus. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Please try again. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. I've ordered the hardcover for this reason. I want to click every note, but then it's impossible to go back to where you were. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, with notes from Dr. John H. Walton (Wheaton College) in the Old Testament and Dr. Craig S. Keener (Asbury Theological Seminary) in the New Testament, brings to life the ancient world of Scripture for modern readers. Additional gift options are available when buying one eBook at a time. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, eBook: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture at Amazon.com. Discover the forgotten origins of Christianity now. Potpourri of Information requiring strong Christian Faith to Navigate, Reviewed in the United States on May 27, 2017. I have recommended this to all my friends, Text is very readable, not sure what other reviews are talling about, Reviewed in the United States on May 10, 2017. That’s what the NKJV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible provides. Lots of reviews had me wary about hard-to-read text so I almost didn't buy this, but it just arrived and either the other reviews have poor eyesight or they changed the print due to the complaints. This review does not refer to the content but the kindle version. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 1, 2017, This great book is both sobering and liberating at the same time. A Strong's or Young's Concordance is the way to go. Returned e-book for refund. It is of limited use. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. There is a degree of overlap between them but I would not wish to be without either. For example, on the first page of the book … Text looks legible to me! Something went wrong. The Unseen Realm: Recovering the Supernatural Worldview of the Bible, The Bible Unfiltered: Approaching Scripture on Its Own Terms. I had planned on purchasing several copies, but after looking at the ink, there will be no extra purchases. The Bible was originally written to an ancient people removed from us by thousands of years and thousands of miles. This item has a maximum order quantity limit. The Cultural Backgrounds Personal Size Study Bible was awarded the Christian Book Awards 2017 Bible of the Year by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association!. Features: Complete text of the accurate, readable, and clear New International Version (NIV) The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible not only acknowledges this but engages ordinary readers in seeing what it looks like. Reviewed in the United States on August 15, 2018. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 3, 2018. However, it is very tightly packed, so hardly surprising. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? Find books For us to truly understand the Scriptures as they did, we need a window into their world and language. Never seen this happen and have been using kindle for years. Get a paper version, Reviewed in the United States on April 6, 2017. A must for insight into bible times. Full of info. NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, eBook: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, Due to its large file size, this book may take longer to download, Zondervan; Illustrated edition (August 23, 2016), Up to 5 simultaneous devices, per publisher limits. I take this with me to my Wednesday night bible study at church and several others now in the group have purchased their own because it helps so much in understanding the scriptures. Previous page of related Sponsored Products. Reviewed in the United States on January 10, 2018. The author gives exactly what is promised in the title , the background of when the scripture was written which helps put things in perspective . Please try your request again later. I LOVE this Bible!!!! It's horribly unusable. To my surprise and relief, it downloaded without any problems and I can open and navigate it on my Kindle with no problems at all. 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