A detailed overview of over forty-five books previously published in Arabic titled The Ritual Gem of the Coptic Church Between the Oriental and Eastern Churches. This summary solely focuses on the Church of Alexandria, but the comparison of the Church of Alexandria to the Eastern and Oriental Churches are detailed in the aforementioned series. This work entails a vast study in the development of the Coptic Liturgy from both Egyptian and international Coptic Scholars in addition to the Coptic heritage that has been preserved from manuscripts within Egypt and international museums and libraries. These liturgical studies are paramount in that it is the first of its type to be presented in the Coptic Church that relies on the Church Fathers, the canons, and the liturgical rites preserved in the manuscripts of the heritage of the Coptic Church.
This comprehensive Bible reference work is a complete revision and expansion of Young’s Bible Dictionary, a dictionary highly rated by Biblical Archaeological Review for scholarship and clarity, affirming that it is a “careful presentation of biblical evidence.” This new revision, with nearly 7,000 entries, contains concise and clear information on all the major people, places, [...]
Looking for a comprehensive, reliable guide to the Bible? You’ve just found it! Updated to reflect the most recent scholarship, this easy-to-read edition features a complete commentary on the entire Bible; book introductions that include current information on biblical history, geography, and archaeology; hundreds of full-color illustrations, photographs, maps, diagrams, and charts; and more. Indispensable! [...]
Trying to connect the current events with the Holy Land of the Bible? This resource fills in the blanks with transparent maps of modern-day Mediterranean and Middle Eastern countries that lie flat over Bible maps showing the lands and cities where the patriarchs, Jesus, and the apostle Paul traveled. This deluxe version features a companion [...]
The new Then and Now: Bible Map Atlas includes features that will satisfy the needs of students, pastors, or people interested in understanding the Scriptures better. The book includes: Bible maps with clear plastic overlays of modern-day cities and countries and show you where Bible places are located today More than 120 full-color accurate and [...]
We know that John the Baptist ate locusts, but were they insects or sweet beans? Why did a fish swallow a coin that Jesus later used to pay the temple tax? How could walking beside a donkey have made Joseph a laughingstock? Good handling of biblical passages demands a working knowledge of the historical and [...]