The bestselling Bible handbook of all time with millions of copies sold, Halley’s Bible Handbook has been thoroughly updated, while retaining its time-honored. Halley’s Bible Handbook makes the Bible’s wisdom and message accessible. You will develop an appreciation for the cultural, religious, and geographic. Your church library probably has a copy and you, too, may own one, because well over a million copies of Halley’s Bible Handbook are in print. Henry H. Halley .

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Also a good Bible Atlas is helpful I do wish I had one of those.

It was a birthday present for my birthday. Then he talks about “foundation sacrifices” in the next paragraph, where apparently the Phoenicians sacrificed a child or children when handboook new house was built, and “it’s body built into the wall” PG However, for those who accept the Bible as the divinely inspired, infallible, and authoritative revelation of God, the book is a useful resource for Biblical background information. Along gible a good Bible dictionary and an exhaustive concordance.

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Halley’s Bible Handbook: An Abbreviated Bible Commentary

I am not sure how the newest edition of this handbook compares to his older editions. Open Preview See a Problem?


The issue for me is that this is a bit too concise. I intend to go through this the next time I read the Bible straight through.

Over 80 years and 25 editions, that little leaflet grew into this nearly page-book, edited by Halley’s great-granddaughter and her husband. Refresh and try again.

Feb 02, Sara rated it really liked it Shelves: Jul 15, Cindy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Apr 21, Spaz rated it did not like it Shelves: Many cross-references are very helpful.

Jan 19, Wayne Walker rated it it was amazing. And finally, the ugly: As I stated earlier, the archaeological information appears to be outdated and to be honest, that’s a given for a book like this. I found that Halley trying to describe every other verse or provide commentary was not needed.

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To ask other readers questions about Halley’s Bible Handbookplease sign up. He then goes through book by book and gives the main thought of each book. For the sake of your sanity take a pass on this book. Many civilizations also buried their family’s remains in their own homes See information about the Neolithic site called “Khirokitia” on the island of Cypruswhich most likely accounts for Halley’s description of “foundation sacrifices.

But this overwhelmed me and kept me reading far beyond Lent. While this book may be dated and it’s archaeo Hqndbook version of this book I am reviewing is the 24th edition, with the 28th printing in Sep 13, Ed rated it liked it. Overall, a good book for the researcher and enthusiast. What I especially like about it is all the archaeological notes which accompany the discussion of the Bible history, along with the copious maps and photographs.


Quotes from Halley’s Bible Ha Halley started as a clergyman but was told by his doctor that he ha I didn’t realize what I was getting into when I started hallleys.

Really it’s not bad, though three stars makes it look so, it’s just that Unger’s Bible Handbook is so much better.

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Sometimes three chapters of a Bible book jumbled together and given handbiok brief description together of all three chapters, no thanks.

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The version of this book I am reviewing is the 24th edition, with the 28th printing in Santhosh rated it it was amazing Feb 21,