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The Story of the Bible

The Story of the Bible The Fascinating History of Its Writing, Translation & Effect on Civilization

By Larry Stone
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.67 Stars

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On 5/21 jeremiahparker wrote: The Story of the Bible: The Fascinating History of Its Writing, Translation, & Effect on Civilization by Larry StoneThe story of how we got the Bible is a fascinating one, and Larry tells it in an accessible and engaging way. He doesn't just tell the story -- he also shows it. One of the coolest ... The Story of the Bible: The Fascinating History of Its Writing, Translation, & Effect on Civilization

jeremiahparker's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/21 Asa Veek wrote: One word describes this book: AWESOME!I really didn't know what to expect when I requested this book.  It looked interesting, but I wasn't really sure.  What I received was well worth the anticipation.  The layout is beautiful.  A coffee-table format, there are pockets with reproductions ... Review: The Story of the Bible The Fascinating History of Its Writing, Translation & Effect on Civilization

Asa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/30 Rachelle Dawson wrote: Stone explains how the Bible and people have interacted. He follows a mostly chronological approach, from the days of the original apostles up to the early 2000s. Stone discusses key manuscripts and fragments that have been used in the translation of the Bible, the Bible's role in the Protestant Reformation, ... Book Review: The Story of the Bible by Larry Stone

Rachelle's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/24 Kathy S. wrote: This is a tremendous resource of the history of the bible. First off when you open the book, on the front and back inside covers is a timeline, starting before 2000 BC, and the patriarch Abraham, and ending with the year 2000, which details the significant events in the life of the Bible. Then there ... The Story of the Bible

Kathy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/16 Melissa Griffin wrote: Sam's Club, The Dollar Store, a hotel room drawer, countless websites. In 21st century America, it seems there are few places where the Word of God cannot be easily accessed. For those of us who have never been without multiple copies of the Scriptures, it's quite easy to overlook the priceless treasure ... The Story of the Bible

Melissa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/7 asourceofjoy wrote: THE STORY OF THE BIBLE"The fascinating history of its writing, translation, & effect on civilization."By Larry StoneThis book is a beautiful masterpiece, visually appealing and thoroughly covering the history of the greatest Book ever to be written: the Word of God. I was not expecting it to be so ... Book Review: The Story of the Bible

asourceofjoy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/1 duane knight wrote: This book interested me initially because of its nature – it is a coffee table book with pockets containing facsimiles of various historical biblical documents. It is a history of the transmission of the text from the original manuscripts through to the present day. The concept is great, and the book is beautiful... Beautiful concept

duane's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/23 sallycat04 wrote: About 6 months ago I got a copy of "The Story of the Bible: The Fascinating History of Its Writing, Translation & Effect on Civilization" by Larry Stone. I immediately started reading the book and looking at the amazing documents and papers inside and was fascinated. Then life got a little crazy ... Book Review: The Story of the Bible

sallycat04's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/18 Barbara Shelton wrote: The Story of the Bible by Larry Stone is a book to treasure for a lifetime. It relates to us the history of the Bible. It covers 3,500 years of Bible history. It tells us how we have gotten the many translations of the Bible; the Bible has been “translated into more than 2,400 of the world’s 6,900 ... The Story of the Bible by Larry Stone

Barbara's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/23 Jenny Rose wrote: The Story of the Bible: The Fascinating History of Its Writing, Translation & Effect on Civilization by Larry StoneMy rating: 5 of 5 starsThe Story of the Bible by Larry Stone is a chronological account of how the Bible came about. It begins with the early days of record keeping via stone, copper, papyrus, ... A fascinating read with beautiful historical illustrations

Jenny's Rating:

5 Stars