Bibliography Author: Diane L Jacobson

BIBLICAL STUDIES

Diane L Jacobson, Robert Kysar A Beginner’s Guide to the Books of the Bible., Minneapolis: Augsburg Books 1991

Provides accurate, concise, and easy-to-understand introductions to each of the 39 books of the Old Testament and 27 books of the New Testament. Each description discusses the book’s purpose, approximate date of composition, authorship, contents, and distinctive features. Also included are introductions to larger sections of the Bible, such as the major and minor prophets.

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Diane L Jacobson, Mark Allen Powell, Stanley N. Olson Opening the Book of Faith: Lutheran Insights for Bible Study., Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress 2008

Provides an introduction to the Bible and Lutheran perspectives that guide understanding of Scripture. This book explores four methods of Bible study, then applies each method to four Scripture texts. Two assessment tools also aid reflection and discussion about Bible usage, needs, and hopes.