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Getting to Know the Bible: An Introduction to Sacred Scripture for Catholics
This classic overview of the Bible by Father Melvin Farrell has served for many years as an introduction for those who want to learn the basics of the Old and New Testaments. It is now published by ACTA Publications in a completely new edition revised by biblical scholar Joseph McHugh. The reasonable price and clear, accessible style make Getting to Know the Bible the ...more
Paperback, 112 pages
Published May 1st 2003 by ACTA Publications
(first published July 1986)
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This book is a good analytical summary of the Bible for people who are just getting into Biblical study. I learned a couple new things, but since have been studying Bible history and construction for a while most was repetitive for me. Well organized.