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  • Aaronid Blessing. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Acts (A-Z entry)

    The composition of works describing the deeds of various apostles, partly inspired by but often in some tension with the book of Acts that ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Aerial View of Hazor. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Amos (A-Z entry)

    The name Amos ( ‘amôs ) derives from the Hebrew root ‘ms , which means “to bear, carry.” The name could be understood in ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Amos, book of (A-Z entry)

    According to the first verse of his book, Amos lived during the reigns of Uzziah (= Azariah in 2 Kgs 15), king of Judah ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Apocalypses (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    The apocalypses constitute a distinctive genre of ancient Jewish and Christian revelatory literature. Almost all proposed definitions of the apocalypse include the following features: ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Apocalyptic Literature. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Ark Narrative. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • The Arrest of Christ (26:47–56). (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Babylonian Tablet. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Bacchides' Attack (9:43–49). (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Balaam's Talking Donkey (22:20–35). (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Baruch (A-Z entry)

    The book is named for Baruch, the son of Neriah and scribe of the prophet Jeremiah ( see Jer 32:12 ; 36:4 ). The ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Bible (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    The English word Bible and its cognate terms in other modern languages (e.g. German: Bibel , Italian: Bibbia , Spanish: Biblia ) are among ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • The Binding of Isaac. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Cairo Genizah Fragments. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Canon (Chapters)

    I. Introduction An examination of the origin and development of the biblical canons of both Judaism and Christianity is essentially about the processes that ...

    Source: The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Studies

  • Canon (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    [ This entry contains four subentries , an Overview, Hebrew Bible, Old Testament, and New Testament.] Overview The word “canon” (Gk. kanōn ; cf. ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Chapter and Verse Divisions (A-Z entry)

    The complete Bible of today is ordinarily divided into chapters and verses, but such divisions were not part of the original texts. They were ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • 1 and 2 Chronicles (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    In Jewish tradition, the book is named “ sēfer dibrê hayyāmîm, ” “the Book of the Events of the Annuals/Years” or the “Book of ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

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