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Making Sense of the Bible (Index)

Making Sense of the Bible (Index)

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 refer to illustrations.Aaron, 209Abraham, 4, 12, 13, 17, 32, 33, 35, 56, 259, 267acceptance, 123Acts of the Apostles, 4, 66, 67, 69, 74–75, 110, 113, 118, 122, 135, 177–79, 181, 236, 237, 262, 263 Word of God and, 149–50, 151Adam and Eve, 25, 56, 67, 70, 186, 191–94, 195–98, 257–59 reality of, 195–98Adams, John, 138adultery, 51, 52, 208, 213, 243–44Africa,
16,
 17, 24, 120African Americans, 82–83, 180agriculture, 12, 221Ahaz, King, 57–58, 60al-Assad, Bashar, 288alcoholism, 225Alexander the Great, 14Alexandria, 44, 45, 119Alexandrian Canon, 45Allert, Craig,
 A High View of Scripture?,
 137amanuenses, 86, 87Amin, Idi, 288ancient Near East, map of,
16 
 anger and wrath, God’s, 208–10Anglicans, 142, 295annunciation, 57antinomians, 80Antioch, 179antiquity, 123apocalyptic literature, 28384Apocrypha, 46Apostolicity, 120, 123
 
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Index
Aramaic, 96archaeology, 32–33, 160, 177, 196–98archetype, 193–94, 195, 205Aristotle, 14Ark of the Covenant, 43Articles of Religion, 142, 168–69, 296ascension, 69, 74, 16466, 236Asia, map of,
16 
association, 122–23Assyrians, 7, 13, 17, 25astrophysics, 11, 164Athanasius, 119–20atheism, 213, 239Athens, 14atonement, 9, 56Augustine, 157–58Augustus Caesar, 14, 286, 289Babylon and Babylonians, 7, 14, 17, 25, 26, 34, 35, 59, 287 exile, 25–26, 34–37, 41, 59baptism, 9, 51Barclay, William, 54Barnabas, 177–79
 Barnabas,
 118, 122, 123Barth, Karl, 152Baruch, 46beatitudes, 97, 100Bel and the Dragon, 46Bethany, 165Bethlehem, 19Bianchini, Aldo, 243–44Bible, 36 brief history of battle for, 295–300 geography and timeline, 11–20,
13–19 
 Gods violence in Old Testament, 207–17 Gospel accounts of Jesus, 91–107, 231–42 hearing from God, 153–56 high view of scripture, 171–82 homosexuality and, 265–79 honest and reverent view of scripture, 291–300 how to read, 301–9 inerrancy and infallibility of, 139–40, 150, 157–69, 171–75, 181, 182, 186, 188, 272, 292–93, 297, 298 inspirational power of scripture, 129–43, 15769 in life situations, 207–8 making sense of Revelation, 281–89 memorizing, 306–7 New Testament, 63–125 Noah story, 199–206, 207 Old Testament, 21–61 praying the scriptures, 3056 questions about the nature of scripture, 127–82 questions to ask while reading, 303–5 science and Creation stories, 185–94 seeing yourself in the story, 302–3 solutions for Old Testament moral and theological dilemmas, 212–17 study, 303, 307 suffering, divine providence, and, 219–30 what it is not, 7–10 women and, 194–98, 25560 as Word of God, 145–52 
See also
 Gospels; New Testament; Old Testament;
 specific books
Bill of Rights, 180Books of the Covenant, 31, 32bronze tools, 12Bruce, F. F., 119 
The Canon of Scripture,
 56 
The New Testament Documents: Are They Reliable?,
 234Buddhism, 14
 
Index 
 
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Caesar, Julius, 14Calvin, John, 125, 295Cambrian Explosion, 187Canaan and Canaanites, 17, 32, 210, 211, 212, 215canonization, 39–40, 42, 109, 138, 296 criteria for, 120–24 New Testament, 109–25 Old Testament, 3947carbon-14 dating, 186Carter, Warren,
What Does Revelation Reveal?,
 285Carthage, 120catechisms, 177Catholicity, 121, 123Catholics, 39, 45–47, 87, 172, 245, 252, 296 Old Testament, 39, 42, 4447, 109, 132 women and, 255–56cave art, 12, 196celibacy, 276Chicago Statement on Biblical Iner-rancy, 159–63children, 4, 199–200, 204, 205, 208, 258 birth of, 221, 258, 259 death of, 227–28 sex with, 271Christ (term), 29Christology, 1041 Chronicles, 25, 26, 36, 40, 41, 422 Chronicles, 25, 26, 36, 40, 41, 42Church of England, 168–69Cicilia, 179circumcision, 79, 80, 81, 83, 177–81, 272cities, 121 Clement, 112, 118, 123Clement of Alexandria, 103–5, 119, 123Clement of Rome, 112, 114Cold War, 82, 204Colossians, 86, 87, 150Columbine shooting (1999), 201Communion, 158Confucianism, 14conservative Christians, 106, 159, 175, 256, 274, 277–78, 292–93, 295, 298consistency, 121–22Constitution, 174, 180–81Copeland, Stan, 88–89Coptics, 121Corinth, 87, 1121 Corinthians, 86, 111, 112, 173, 203, 236, 2562 Corinthians, 75, 87cosmology, 11, 164Creation, 4, 9, 11, 13, 24, 26, 134, 162, 163–64, 185–98, 199, 257–59 inerrancy and, 163–64, 166, 186–90 science, Bible, and, 185–94 
See also
 GenesisCreationism, 9, 185–88, 202–3creeds, 177, 190–91criteria for canonicity, 120–24Crucifixion, 7, 53–54, 74, 105, 106, 110, 225, 230, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240, 249Crusades, 216Cyprus, 74Damascus, 74Daniel, 41, 93Darwin, Charles, 192David, King, 13, 17, 26, 33, 42, 43, 53, 135, 136, 137, 209–10, 214, 215Dead Sea, 18Dead Sea Scrolls, 49–50death, 229–30, 236–39, 247 genocide, 210–14 of Jesus, 7, 53–54, 74, 105, 106, 110, 225, 230, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240

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