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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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Along with a good Hnadbook dictionary and an exhaustive concordance. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. 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.

Jun 28, Mom’s Books added it Shelves: I know many people don’t like these old layouts but I think the non-colored maps are easy to view. He gave recitations in churches, always beginning each one with a brief description of the book he was quoting from. I took it to college with me and have used it ever since. I would hope our rocket would finally get off the ground and launch into space, but perhaps the information provided exploded on take-off.

Books by Henry H. Open Preview See a Problem? He then goes through book by book and gives the main thought of each book.

Halley’s Bible Handbook: An Abbreviated Bible Commentary

While this book may be dated and it’s archaeo The version of this book I am reviewing is the 24th edition, with the 28th printing in 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? Read for personal research – found this book’s contents helpful and inspiring – number rating relates to the book’s contribution to my needs. I still have my copy. So I wasn’t cheating when I whipped through this at a breakneck scan.


Ed Halvorsen rated it it was amazing Jan 02, And finally, the ugly: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This year I’m following a chronological reading plan and since the year is half over, I will finish that plan.

Henry Halley of Halley’s Bible Handbook – Church History Timeline

There are, of course, pics of Graham and Pope John Paul together so it figures.? 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.

Apr 21, Spaz rated it did not like it Shelves: He has given Himself to us in the person of His Spirit. Jul 08, Kevin rated it did not like it.

I was going to give it 2 stars because ahlleys was OK” better describes my thoughts on the book than “I liked it” which is what 3 stars stands for, hahdbook 2 stars just makes it look worse than my true opinion of the book. I am not sure how the newest edition of this handbook compares to his older editions. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Jan 19, Wayne Walker rated it it was amazing. There are a lot of maps and charts and information about places and people and events. Hlaleys 27, Dante Ferrigno rated it liked it Recommended to Dante by: Plus, ibble of the population couldn’t read anyway.


The issue for me is that this is a bit too concise. Aug 08, Rick rated it it was ok. I know this handbook is meant for us “dumb” people but his scholarship-even for his time-was severely lacking. While this book may be dated and it’s archaeological information correct, it jandbook interesting to compare the information we had then to the information we have now. Trivia About Halley’s Bible Ha Excellent source for help or interpretations of biblical passages.

Nov 07, Katherine rated it really liked it. Jul 16, Becky rated it it was amazing. It seems extraordinarily comprehensive and authoritative, and it prefaces itself with “the Bible is the inerring Word of God. May 20, Trinity Knight rated it it was amazing.

Published October 19th by Zondervan Publishing Company first published I found that Halley trying to describe every other verse or provide commentary was not needed. Mar 02, Suma marked it as to-read. I learned quite a bit about the archaeology being done to understand the Bible better that was included in this book.

May 04, Orpiment99 rated it it was ok. 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 part of Christ’s story.

But next year, I’ll start over reading the Bible from the beginning, and I will use this handbook as I read.