How We Got the Bible (Paperback)

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How We Got the Bible (Paperback)


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How We Got the Bible provides factual, accessible answers to questions such as

How and when did the books of the Bible originate?
In what sense are these books different from other books?
How have these books been preserved and transmitted to us?
Why do we have so many different translations of the Bible?

A popular guide for Bible students, it has sold more than 1 million copies during its forty years in print. This trade paper edition of the well-loved classic offers readers an even more affordable way to learn about the development of the most important book in history.
Neil R. Lightfoot (1929-2012) served as Frank Pack distinguished professor of New Testament at Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas. He was the author of several books, including How We Got the Bible and Everyone's Guide to Hebrews.
Product Details ISBN: 9780801072611
ISBN-10: 0801072611
Publisher: Baker Books
Publication Date: June 1st, 2010
Pages: 224
Language: English