Complete one volume and portable, Hastings’ Dictionary of the Bible is an excellent reference for all readers of the Bible. For nearly a century, people and scholars alike have valued both the authoritative contents and the convenient format of this one-volume work.
- Important events, biblical doctrines, and theological concepts are treated completely and concisely
- Bold-faced cross references point the reader easily to related articles
- Accessible to all, the articles are comprehensive but non-technical
- Explanations of all the proper names mentioned in the Old Testament, New Testament, and Apocrypha
James Hastings (1852-1922) was founder and editor of the Expository Times and is also well known for editing the five-volume Dictionary of the Bible, as well as the Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics, the Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels, and the Dictionary of the Apostolic Church.