Best Christian Bible Dictionaries & Encyclopedias Books

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1. The New Strong's Expanded Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible

Author: by James Strong
Thomas Nelson
English
1968 pages

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The best concordance for word study! This exclusive new edition of a legendary classic puts generations of biblical research at your fingertips. The New Strong’s Expanded Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible is a valuable tool for pastors, teachers, and students of the Bible.

This expanded edition is computer generated for highest accuracy, and the Hebrew and Greek dictionaries have been augmented with definitions from the classic reference work Vine’s Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words. Exclusive Features:Every word of the Bible is indexedIncludes the best of Vine’s Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament WordsHebrew and Greek dictionaries have three times more word study information than any other editionWords of Christ are highlighted in red for quick identificationIncludes a complete topical index to the BibleContains additional cross-references to standard Bible dictionaries and lexiconsIf you’re looking for a complete yet simple concordance that allows for precise and accurate word study, The New Strong’s Expanded Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible is the ideal choice for your library.


2. Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary

Author: by Chad Brand
Holman Reference
English
1800 pages

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Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Revised and Expanded For 25 years the Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary has been the go-to Bible reference resource for lay Bible students, teachers, pastors, academic courses, and libraries. Those who have used it have praised its comprehensiveness, conciseness, and clarity.

Over 6,500 articles from Aaron to Zuzite are written to equip the reader for greater competence in understanding and interpreting the Scriptures. Each article is structured to begin with a concise definition followed by a thorough development of the topic. Some 700 full-color photos, maps, reconstructions, and charts enrich the experience of those who use the Dictionary for personal study, academic work, and preparation for teaching and preaching the Bible.

Contemporary Bible readers are separated from the original documents by 2,000 to 3,500 years. Bridging this chasm requires linguistic, literary, geographical, historical, and cultural information that the Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary provides. This third edition of the Dictionary makes available up-to-date archaeological information that illuminates the biblical text.


3. Zondervan's Compact Bible Dictionary

Author: by T. Alton Bryant
0310489814
Zondervan Academic
English

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A fact-and-image-filled guide to the arts, cultures, geography, geology, theologies, philosophies, and lifestyles of biblical times. Easy to use, and full of a wealth of information, the Zondervan Compact Bible Dictionary will equip your study of the Bible. The dictionary features:Concise definitions of persons, places, objects, events, and conceptsOver 6,000 entriesSummaries of the books of the BibleInformation about archaeological finds in the Holy LandHundreds of illustrationsMaps of the ancient world from the time of Abraham to the height of the Roman Empire (2000 B.C.A.D.

117)Conservative scholarship that is comprehensive in scopeIdeal usefulness for laypersons, students, teachers, and pastors


4. New Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Author: by James Strong
Thomas Nelson
English
1920 pages

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Look no further.The New Strong’s Exhaustive Concordance is a concordance you can trust. There’s a reason Strong’s has continued to be the standard and most highly-regarded Bible concordance of millions for over a century; it is a rich and invaluable resource for students, scholars, pastors, and laypersons desiring an advanced, in-depth study of the Bible.

It indexes every word in the King James Version, unpacks original Greek and Hebrew words, and proves itself an indispensable reference classic. The New Strong’s Exhaustive Concordance is a convenient handbook size, giving readers time-tested biblical knowledge at their fingertips.

There’s no question this concordance is a standout resource.


5. Diccionario Bíblico Ilustrado Holman (Spanish Edition)

Author: by B&H Español Editorial Staff
1462765513
B&H Español
Spanish

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El Diccionario Bblico Ilustrado Holman, ganador del premio SEPA (Asociacin de Editoriales Evanglicas) Por Mejor Diccionario Bblico, ahora ha sido actualizado y aumentado. Est diseado para quienes necesitan informacin rpida y para los que procuran estudiar en profundidad cientos de temas.

A travs de sus fotografas, ilustraciones y grficos a todo color, esta excelente herramienta de referencia conduce a los lectores directamente al mundo de la Biblia y les permite comprender mejor la Palabra de Dios. Desde el 2008 el Diccionario Bblico Ilustrado Holman ha sido el lder en el mercadoHa sido ganador en varias ocasiones del premio al Mejor Diccionario Bblico otorgado por SEPA (Asociacin de Editoriales Evanglicas), el ms reciente fue en el ao del 2012Caractersticas: Es el nico diccionario que puede ser usado con las versiones ms populares de la Biblia: RVR 1960, DHH, LBLA, NTV, NVI, PDT, RVC, RVR 1995 y TLA Cada entrada comienza con una definicin resumida.

Hay definiciones exhaustivas de personas, lugares, cosas, eventos y conceptos teolgicos Resmenes y bosquejos de cada libro de la Biblia Ms de 600 fotografas, ilustraciones y grficos a todo color Exclusivos dibujos a escala y reconstrucciones de lugares y objetos bblicos en base a una esmerada investigacin arqueolgica Artculos destacados sobre temas teolgicos Informacin arqueolgica de excavaciones en Israel Cronograma de la historia bblica comparada con la historia mundial Rotulado alfabtico para localizacin rpida y sencilla de la informacin Available in Spanish, the popular Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary is designed for those who need information quickly and those who want in-depth treatment of hundreds of topics.


6. Nelson's Illustrated Bible Dictionary: New and Enhanced Edition

Author: by Ronald F. Youngblood
Thomas Nelson
English
1280 pages

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Nelson’s Illustrated Bible Dictionary is the most comprehensive and up-to-date Bible dictionary available. With a fresh new look and updated photographs, this new and enhanced edition is a wealth of basic study information with more than 7,000 entries plus more than 500 full-color photographs, maps, and pronunciation guides.

Features include:Cross-references to major translationsMore than 7,000 up-to-date entriesMore than 500 full-color photographs and mapsEnlarged type size for easier readingVisual Survey of the Bible from The Open Bible


7. The Encyclopedia of Lost and Rejected Scriptures: The Pseudepigrapha and Apocrypha

Author: by Joseph B. Lumpkin
English
826 pages
1936533553

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The Encyclopedia of Lost and Rejected Scriptures: The Pseudepigrapha and Apocrypha – Section One – Lost Scriptures of the Old Testament – First Book of Adam and Eve, Second Book of Adam and Eve, First Book of Enoch, Second Book of Enoch (Secrets of Enoch), Third Book of Enoch (Hebrew Enoch), Jubilees, Jasher – Section Two – Apocalyptic Writings and the End of Days – Apocalypse of Abraham, Apocalypse of Thomas, 2 Baruch, War Scroll (Sons of Dark vs.

Sons of Light) – Section Three – Lost Scriptures of the New Testament – Gospel of Philip, Gospel of Mary Magdalene, Apocryphon of John, Gospel of Thomas, Gospel of Judas, Acts Chapter 29 – – Section Four – The Life and Times of Jesus – Infancy Gospel of James, Infancy Gospel of Thomas, Life of Joseph The Carpenter, Letters of Pilate, Life of Saint Issaa – Section Five – The Apocrypha – 1 Esdras, 2 Esdras, 1 Maccabees, 2 Maccabees, 3 Maccabees, 4 Maccabees, Letter (Epistle) of Jeremiah, The Prayer of Azariah, 1 Baruch, Prayer of Manasseh (Manassas), Bel and the Dragon, Wisdom of Sirach, Wisdom of Solomon, Additions to Esther, Tobit, Judith, Susanna, Psalm 151, 1 Clements, Shepherd of Hermas, The Didache


8. Biblical Hebrew Laminated Sheet (Zondervan Get an A! Study Guides)

Author: by Gary D. Pratico
Zondervan Academic
English
4 pages

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Students of biblical Greek and Hebrew may not know everything they need to know, but they do know there’s a lot they need to know! Whether studying for exams or translating passages of Scripture, students need critical information at their fingertips.

Instead, it’s usually scattered throughout textbooks, self-made crib sheets, and sticky-notes on their computer monitor. Now there’s a better way! The Zondervan Get an A! Study Guides to Biblical Greek and Biblical Hebrew are handy, at-a-glance study aids ideal for last minute review, a quick overview of grammar, or as an aid in translation or sermon preparation.

Each set contains four information-packed sheets that are laminated and three-hole-punched, making them both durable and portable. The study guides are tied to Zondervan’s Basics of Biblical Greek and Basics of Biblical Hebrew.


9. Zondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary (Premier Reference Series)

Author: by J. D. Douglas
0310229839
Zondervan Academic
English

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A visually stimulating journey for anyone interested in learning more about the world of the Bible. The Zondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary offers a wealth of insight into the historical, chronological, archaeological, geographical, social, theological, and biographical aspects of the Bible.

Through the articles, sidebars, charts, maps, and full-color images included in this volume, the text of the Old and New Testaments will come alive for you as never before. As a condensation of the Zondervan Pictorial Encyclopedia of the Bible, the information contained within this reference work is solid and biblically sound.

The material is based completely on the NIV and cross-referenced to the King James Version. Features include:Over 7,200 entries with up-to-date scholarship, archaeological findings, and more75 full-color maps created with new mapping technologiesOver 500 full-color photographs, charts, and illustrationsUnderstanding the Bible can be difficult.

The Zondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary will help you make sense of the Bible’s context, people, places, and objects so you can better understand and apply the scripture. Ideal for pastors, Sunday school teachers, students, and general Bible readers.

10. Vine's Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words

Author: by W. E. Vine
078526020X
Thomas Nelson
English

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The most affordable complete edition of Vine’s famous Old and New Testament dictionaries available, this super value edition of a classic study resource helps those with limited or no background in Hebrew or Greek to study the meaning of biblical words in the original languages.

A great resource for students, pastors, and anyone who enjoys biblical word studies. Serves as a dictionary, commentary, and concordance.

11. Strong's Concise Concordance And Vine's Concise Dictionary Of The Bible Two Bible Reference Classics In One Handy Volume

Author: by James Strong
0785242554
Thomas Nelson
English

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A multi-purpose Bible study resource tool. All the essentials you need to study the biblical text without having to know Hebrew or Greek. Provides definition, explanation, and concordance entries. Dr. James Strong, formerly professor of exegetical theology at Drew Theological Seminary, spent more than thirty-five years preparing his landmark concordance.

First published in 1890 with the help of more than one hundred colleagues, Strong’s remains the definitive concordance compiled on the King James Version of the Bible.W.E.Vine, M.A. (1873-1949) was a classical scholar, skilled expositor, and a trustworthy theologian.

Recognized internationally for his outstanding Greek scholarship, his Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words, first published in 1939, represents the fruit of his lifetime labors and is an unsurpassed classic in its field.

12. Biblical Greek Laminated Sheet (Zondervan Get an A! Study Guides)

Author: by William D. Mounce
Zondervan Academic
English
4 pages

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Students of biblical Greek and Hebrew may not know everything they need to know, but they do know there’s a lot they need to know! Whether studying for exams or translating passages of Scripture, students need critical information at their fingertips.

Instead, it’s usually scattered throughout textbooks, self-made crib sheets, and sticky-notes on their computer monitor. Now there’s a better way! The Zondervan Get an A! Study Guides to Biblical Greek and Biblical Hebrew are handy, at-a-glance study aids ideal for last minute review, a quick overview of grammar, or as an aid in translation or sermon preparation.

Each set contains four information-packed sheets that are laminated and three-hole-punched, making them both durable and portable. The study guides are tied to Zondervan’s Basics of Biblical Greek and Basics of Biblical Hebrew.

13. Basics of Biblical Hebrew Workbook: Third Edition (Zondervan Language Basics Series)

Author: by Gary D. Pratico
0310533554
Zondervan Academic
English

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This updated workbook is designed with the student in mind and intended for use with the standard-setting Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar textbook, now in its third edition. In addition to corresponding to the revisions and updates in Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar, this workbook includes significant changes to the interior presentation; less unnecessary questions and exercises; and six reading texts interspersed among the exercises for the derived stems.

The workbook is an essential chapter-by-chapter companion and includes helpful exercises and translation homework. As students complete the assignments in the workbook, the concepts they have been learning from the main grammar are reinforced, making this an invaluable study tool to enhance student learning.

14. The New Combined Bible Dictionary and Concordance

Author: by Baker Publishing Group

Baker Books
English
464 pages

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More than 10,000 entries define names, places, objects, and concepts of the Bible with thorough references. Charles Pfeiffer introduces the volume with an essay on How to Study the Bible.

15. The Prophet's Dictionary: The Ultimate Guide to Supernatural Wisdom

Author: by Paula A. Price Ph.D
Whitaker House
English
608 pages

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The Prophet’s Dictionary by Paula Price is an essential tool for laymen, prophesiers, pastors, intercessors, and dreamers of dreams. As an all-in-one dictionary and reference book containing over 1,600 relevant definitions of terms and phrases for the prophetic realm of Christian ministry, it will show you how to:Experience the power of the gifts of prophecyUnderstand their operation in our modern worldCorrectly interpret and apply God’s prophetic wordsDistinguish between true and false prophetsDifferentiate between spiritual and natural dreamsUnderstand God-given dreamsDevelop your spiritual giftsIn addition, the author exposes ancient religious seductions and how they have infiltrated movies, television, and books.

Prophetic visions and clues to interpreting their symbolism, imagery, and signs are also included. People from all walks of life can benefit as this book aids in the understanding of what may be expected from prophets or the prophetic ministry.

Delve deeper and you will find much more. God speaks to us today!

16. Vine Diccionario Expositivo De Palabras Del Antiguo Y Del Nuevo Testamento Exhaustivo (Spanish Edition)

Author: by W. E. Vine
Spanish
1472 pages
0899224954

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El Diccionario Expositivo de Palabras del Antiguo y Nuevo Testamento Exhaustivo de Vine contiene ms de 5,700 palabras en el original hebreo o griego. Esta es una magnfica ayuda de estudio, para pastores, maestros, y para todo aquel que se interese en profundizar en el texto Bblico a conciencia.

Su prctico formato permite una rpida ubicacin de palabras y trminos. As mismo, esta indispensable herramienta ofrece un panorama ms amplio de los planes y propsitos de Dios para sus hijos, a travs de la traduccin, significado, y comentarios de los distintos pasajes Bblicos.

Es un material confiable y muy til, que no puede faltar en la biblioteca personal al momento de escudriar las Escrituras. Vine’s Expository Dictionary of Words of the Old and New TestamentVine’s Expository Dictionary of Words of the Old and New Testament (Spanish Edition) contains over 5,700 words in the original Hebrew or Greek.

This is a great study aid, for pastors, teachers, and anyone who is interested in delving deeply into the Biblical text. Its practical format allows you to quickly find words and terms. Likewise, this indispensable tool offers a broader image of God’s plans and purposes for his children, through the translation, definition, and comments of the different Biblical passages.