The Essence of the Old Testament
surveys the books from Genesis to Malachi. Based on thirty
years of scholarly research and classroom teaching, a team of
biblical scholars from Liberty University provides a practical,
readable, and insightful introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures in
This uniquely illustrated, full-color volume features book
introductions, background studies, outlines, surveys, theological
concepts, practical applications, study questions, and helpful
Hebrew word studies for English readers.
Editors Ed Hindson and Gary Yates draw from a lifetime of teaching
to provide a well tested and proven Old Testament overview written
at the collegiate level, yet appropriate for pastors, scholars, and
laymen alike. They represent the finest evangelical scholarship
along with a passion to open windows of spiritual and practical
insight into the biblical text.
This exciting new survey of the Scriptures highlights the key
elements of the Hebrew literature of the Law, the Prophets, and the
Poets of the Old Testament. The history, archaeology, and wisdom of
the biblical world are revealed with an eye on the application of
their moral principles, theological insights, and practical
application to today’s world.