The world's greatest story retold Enjoy and understand the Bible as never before with The Illustrated Bible. All the greatest stories are brought to life from the Creation to the Book of Revelation through amazing photographs, works of art, historical artefacts, and specially commissioned maps. Features on key figures from Adam and Abraham to Peter and Paul, and important sites such as Jericho, Jerusalem, and Mount Sinai explain their significance, while context features give the cultural backdrop of daily life in biblical times. The Illustrated Bible is an indispensable retelling of the stories that have absorbed readers for centuries. Written by experts from all denominations, it appeals to everyone and is a perfect reference for the whole family.
The Illustrated Bible Story by Story is an indispensable retelling of the stories that have absorbed readers for centuries. Authenticated by a team of expert biblical scholars and historians, The Illustrated Bible Story by Story traces the events and places that have shaped the scriptures, book by book, prophet by prophet, miracle by miracle. With comprehensive and objective coverage of every major covenant, prophecy, miracle, and parable in the Old and New Testaments, set clearly in their historical and religious context, The Illustrated Bible Story by Story's uniquely accessible approach appeals to a general readership of any faith, making this an ideal gift as well as an essential resource for homes, schools, and libraries. Highlights: Supported by archaeological discoveries and historical documentation, Profiles key figures, from Adam and Eve to John the Baptist to Saint Paul. Focuses on key sites, such as Jericho and Mount Sinai. Comprehensive timelines give an instant overview of events. Before-and-after panels throughout link events over time. Features portraits, works of art, maps, landscapes, and key artifacts Includes family trees showing genealogies.
"The Illustrated Bible" is God s story, dynamically presented in comic book form. Striking visuals combine with accurate and clever text to bring the Bible to life for anybody interested in seeing it in a new way. "The Illustrated Bible" tells God s story from Genesis to Revelation with 256 pages of stunning images that draw readers into the real people and stories of Scripture. This comprehensive retelling has a dynamism not found in other story Bibles and depth of meaning lacking in other picture books. Young readers and anyone who appreciates comic books or graphic novels will be drawn to the vitality of its design and the epic drama of its contents. As the word of God unfolds, readers discover biblical characters in moving and compelling ways that capture the wide array of emotions found in the Bible. Striking visuals combine with accurate and clever text to bring God s word to life for anybody interested in seeing the Bible in a new way. "