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Book details
  • Genre:RELIGION
  • SubGenre:Biblical Studies / General
  • Language:English
  • Pages:186
  • Format:Paperback
  • eBook ISBN:9781543924268
  • Paperback ISBN:9781543924251

God’s Word to Us

The Story of How We Got Our Bible

by R.W. Hamilton III View author's profile page

Overview
The Bible has existed for millennia, and in this fascinating and informative book, author R.W. Hamilton traces the writing, canonization, and transmission of both the Old and New Testaments.
Description
The Bible has existed for millennia, and has been translated into over 600 languages. In this fascinating and informative book, author R.W. Hamilton traces the history of writing, canonization, and transmission of both the Old and New Testaments into our current English versions. Both newcomers to Christianity and biblical scholars alike will enjoy this well-researched and enlightening look into the development of the best-selling book of all time.
About the author
R.W. Hamilton (B.Th., Andersonville Theological Seminary) is the lead pastor at Bible Community Church at Burleson, TX., and has devoted his time to studying, teaching, and writing about the Bible for over twenty years.


Book Reviews

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Jack
This book is a real page-turner!! Very unusual for this much technical content. I kept wanting to turn the page to find out what was going to happen next in the birth of our English bible. I thought the book was extremely well written and extremely well researched. Every believer should be familiar with this book. Read more
RICHARD
Foundational Book This is a great book about the greatest book of all. The author gathers historical insight from several expert sources (on the origin of the Bible) into one book. It's a good reference book for your library. Read more
Jonathan
Great Read! This book will continue to be a reference book for me. It’s informative and eye opening. The Bible’s translations, accuracy, and history really show what a miracle it is. Read more
Daniel
Excellent concise treatment of a complex topic I have read a lot of the original sources cited, and I found this book did a better job of making the subject matter usefully accessible than anything I have read. Outstanding work of real practical value. Read more
Alison
A very informative read, full of bible history! This book is such an informative journey on how we got our Bible, along with the different versions that we have available today. I enjoyed reading, and would recommend to anyone who has wants to learn the history, or who wants to strengthen their understanding of it! Read more
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