Simplified Summary of the Old Testament, 2nd Edition
A quick reference tool for study of the Old Testament, this booklet summarizes the unifying theme of the Old Testament - God's patient development of a relationship with mankind - while detailing the chronology of its history. Every major character and event in the Old Testament are shown in their historical settings, in a visually simple format that is easy to process. Its side-by-side display of the Divided Kingdom clarifies the chronology of Judah and Israel, with the prophets placed in their proper timeframe. Timelines covering the entire Old Testament and each individual time period give a chronological framework for each character and event.The book also includes background data such as information on pagan deities and rulers of world empires in easy-to-read charts that help to put Biblical accounts in their historical setting. Quickly access specific accounts using the comprehensive index. Each section includes space for personal notes so you can document your own study. Supported by detailed historical research, yet simplified for rapid reference, this booklet puts all the most important data of the Old Testament at your fingertips. The 5 ½" x 8 ½" spiral-bound format can easily be slipped into your Bible cover for reference during studies away from home.
Historical background info
Easy-to-read outline format
Side-by-side display of the kings of Judah and Israel