A Christian's Guide to Evidence for the Bible: 101 Proofs from History and Archaeology (Paperback)
With each passing year, archaeologists and historical scholars uncover more evidence that the people, places, and events presented in the Bible are verifiable historical facts. This engaging, full-color resource presents 101 undisputed examples of those people, places, and events to help ground your reading of the Scriptures in the historic record. The proofs include
- Scripture references
- full-color photos
- a brief discussion of the evidence
- a list of other places in the Bible the person, place, or event is mentioned
- and a list of sources to consult for further information and verification
This fascinating volume is not only a strong apologetic for the historicity of the Bible but is also the perfect resource for the layperson who wants to enhance their personal Bible study and for those teaching Sunday school or leading a group study.
About the Author
J. Daniel Hays (PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is dean of the School of Christian Studies and professor of biblical studies at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. He is the author, coauthor, or editor of over a dozen books, including The Baker Illustrated Bible Background Commentary, Grasping God's Word, and The Message of the Prophets. Hays has also led numerous study trips to Israel and Turkey.