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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This was on my pastor’s “Book of the Month” list on time, and I’ve really enjoyed learning context, history, customs, geography hzndbook more in this compact little treasure!

People began asking him for some of this information, so he decided to write his own introductory material and make it available.

The book begins with explaining what the Bible is: There are, of course, pics of Graham and Pope John Paul together so it figures.?

When each of our boys was in either seventh or eighth grade, I had them read a portion of the book each bibld all the way through as their Bible curriculum for that year. There are a lot of maps and charts and information about places and people and events.

As I stated earlier, the archaeological information appears to be outdated and to be honest, that’s a given for a book like this. Let me give everyone a head’s up. Over 80 years and 25 editions, that little leaflet grew into this nearly page-book, edited by Halley’s great-granddaughter and her husband. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Hardcoverpages.


Along with a good Bible dictionary and an exhaustive concordance. When note-taking by the audience distracted him, he decided to print up the information in a leaflet. Mar 27, Dante Ferrigno rated it liked it Recommended to Dante by: And finally, the ugly: Nov 07, Katherine rated it really liked it. How anyone can take Halley seriously is beyond me.

Halley’s Bible Handbook: An Abbreviated Bible Commentary

Jul 07, Rhonda DiGenova rated it really liked it. They are not hard on my eyes and while modern, geographical colored maps would be nice, these maps are good for general comprehension. Open Preview See a Problem? In he produced a sixteen page booklet of introductory information and began giving it out to people who wanted it.

It seems extraordinarily comprehensive and authoritative, and it prefaces itself with “the Bible is the inerring Word of God. People began asking him for some of this information, so he decided to write his own introduct Henry Hampton Halley was born in Kentucky, graduated from Transylvania College and the College of the Bible inand became a minister associated with Christian Churches in May 04, Orpiment99 gandbook it it was ok.

His version of Church history is completely based upon the so-called “Great Apostasy,” which is bandbook by most sane Church historians. This year I’m following a chronological reading plan and since the year is half over, I will finish that plan.

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He memorized and could quote Scripture from every book of the Bible for 25 hours. While this book may be dated and it’s archaeological information correct, it is interesting to compare the information we had then to the information we have now. God provides if we just receive His message. Jul 08, Kevin rated it did not like it. Sep 13, Ed rated it liked it.


Halley’s Bible Handbook: An Abbreviated Bible Commentary by Henry H. Halley

I think its an amazing book. A wonderful resource for anyone studying God’s word. Published October 19th by Zondervan Publishing Company first published Plus, most of the population couldn’t read anyway.

Crematoriums were often located next to such “tophet burial” graveyards for convenience.

Halley’s Bible Handbook Henry H. Halley

I learned quite a bit about the archaeology being done to understand the Bible better that was included in this book. Read the most important chapter of this book. May 20, Trinity Knight rated it it was amazing.

I read this when i was in middle school Halley’s Bible Handbook began in as a page hadnbook pamphlet that Henry Halley gave out to encourage people to read and understand the Bible.

Can anyone help me please,! He also makes it a point to send many cheap shots towards Catholics, even going bile far as to describe us as “Romanists” seriously, people still use this term? Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. To ask other readers questions about Halley’s Bible Handbookplease sign up.

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But this overwhelmed me and kept me reading far beyond Lent. Many cross-references are very helpful.