Explore the fascinating journey of how the Bible has been passed down to us through the ages in this comprehensive guide to the history of the Bible. From its origin to its canonization, from its textual transmission to its translation, this book delves into the rich history and development of the world's most widely read and influential book. With a focus on the key events and people that have shaped the Bible's journey, this book provides an in-depth look at how manuscripts were made, the manuscripts of the Old and New Testament, the ancient versions, the canon, the apocryphal books, the copyists, the textual variants, the role of the early Church, the influence of the Roman Empire, and the English translations in shaping our understanding of the Bible. Whether you're a lifelong Christian or simply curious about this fascinating topic, this book provides a fascinating look at the story of how the Bible came down to us.
- Publisher: Christian Publishing House (February 6, 2023)
- Language: English Paperback: 308 pages
- ISBN-13: 979-8376330357
- Item Weight: 14.7 ounces
- Dimensions: 6 x 0.7 x 9 inches
About the Author
EDWARD D. ANDREWS (AS in Criminal Justice, BS in Religion, MA in Biblical Studies, and MDiv in Theology) is CEO and President of Christian Publishing House. He has authored over 220+ books. In addition, Andrews is the Chief Translator of the Updated American Standard Version (UASV).