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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People uandbook asking him for some of this information, so bibe 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 Gunner King rated it it was amazing Mar 15, Overall, a good book for the researcher and enthusiast.

Halley’s biases appear in many of his “archaeological notes.

He then goes through book by book and gives the main thought of each book. May 20, Trinity Knight rated it it was amazing. If we are His, no power on earth or in heaven or in hell can prevent His bringing us to Himself in the eternal presence of God.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Feb 10, Royce Ratterman rated it it was amazing. I intend bib,e go through this hxndbook next time I read the Bible straight through.

Excellent source for help or interpretations of biblical passages. 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 this. There are, of course, pics of Graham and Pope John Paul together so it figures.? The other books I planned to read are still waiting.

Jul 08, Kevin rated it did not like it. However, in general he hxndbook a basically conservative, creationist approach to the Scriptures. Want to Read saving….


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He also makes it a point to send many cheap shots towards Catholics, even going so far as to describe us as “Romanists” seriously, people still use this term? Along with a good Bible dictionary and an exhaustive concordance. In most cases, I would say his general commentary is distracting because he seems to be trying to interpret every handboik verse or chapter in the Bible.

Plus, most of the population couldn’t read anyway. 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. But this overwhelmed me and kept me reading far beyond Lent.

A wonderful resource for anyone studying God’s word. As I stated earlier, the archaeological information appears to be outdated and to be honest, that’s a given for a book like this.

Feb 02, Sara rated it really liked it Shelves: I didn’t realize what I was getting into when I started this. See 2 questions about Halley’s Bible Handbook…. Jeannine rated it it was amazing Jan 07, Return to Book Page.

But next year, I’ll start over reading the Bible from the beginning, and I will use this handbook as I read. It was a birthday present for my birthday. The issue for me is biblr this is a bit too concise. I took it to college with me and have used it ever since.

How anyone can take Halley seriously is beyond me. Halley’s Bible Handbook began hqlleys as a page hand-printed pamphlet that Henry Halley gave out to encourage people to read and understand the Bible. May 04, David rated it really liked it Shelves: In he produced a sixteen page booklet of introductory information and began giving it out to people who wanted it. Jun 28, Mom’s Books added it Shelves: Lists with This Book. He has given Himself to us in the person of His Spirit. Halley’s Bible Handbook, the classic layperson’s companion text, includes a concise Bible commentary, important discoveries in archaeology, related historical data, church history, maps, and more.


Open Preview See a Problem? Halley started as a clergyman but halleya told by his doctor that he had to get outside and do hard physical work haandbook his health.

Halley’s Bible Handbook Henry H. Halley

He also follows the pseudo-historical belief that the Catholic Church suppressed the translation of the Bible into vernacular languages hallsys in the Middle Ages were expensive to create and were often chained to prevent theft, which was quite common in those days; the Bible has been translated into “vernacular” languages since the canon was put together. Ed Halvorsen rated it it was amazing Jan 02, Thanks for hajdbook us about the problem. The rights to publish Halley’s book was given to Billy Graham.

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He memorized and could quote Scripture from every book of the Bible for 25 hours. I found that Halley trying to describe every other verse or provide commentary was not needed. Halleyys 15, Cindy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Jan 19, Wayne Walker rated it it was amazing. Although I have done a lot of Bible studies, this was more effective than anything else I’ve done in helping me understand how the Old Testament is hakleys of Christ’s story.

I haven’t yet completely read it cover to cover but It is a ” must have”in Bible study. Read the most important chapter of this book.