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Knowing the Bible Series Bundle
Publisher: Crossway Books
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This product is an electronic addition to your WORDsearch 11 , WORDsearch 10, or FREE WORDsearch Basic program. This is not a physical book or a stand-alone program.

Product Details

The Knowing the Bible Series was designed to help you better understand and apply God’s Word, and then teach this knowledge to others. These 12-week studies are made up of four basic components:

(1) Reflection Questions to help readers engage the text at a deeper level.
(2) Gospel Glimpses that highlight the gospel of grace throughout the book.
(3) Whole-Bible Connections that show how any given passage connects to the Bible’s overarching story of redemption, culminating in Christ.
(4) Theological Soundings identify how historic orthodox doctrines are taught or reinforced throughout Scripture.

Crossway says they wanted the most respected theologian on the planet as theological editor, and found him in Dr. J.I. Packer. An impressive group of influential pastors and church leaders contributed to these gospel-centered studies. Readers will quickly see and cherish the message of God’s grace on every page of the Bible.

The first 20 volumes included in this bundle are:

Genesis, Exodus, Ruth, Esther, Psalms, Proverbs, Isaiah, Daniel, Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Acts, 1 Corinthians, James, Galatians, Philippians, Colossians, Philemon, and Revelation.

The authors of each section seek to provide answers to these fundamental questions:

Where is the Gospel in this text? Where do we see God’s redemptive purpose here? How does this text fit into the big story line of Scripture that culminates in Jesus? What doctrine or theology is taught or reinforced in this text?

This bundle contains over four and a half years worth of weekly Bible study. Whether you preach, teach, or just love digging deeper into God's Word, you will find that theKnowing the Bible Series offers you fresh questions and answers regarding key books of the Bible.

WORDsearch 11 makes this series even better! It has a built-in LESSONmaker module, allowing you to make customized lessons in a flash using the many LM kits that are available. LESSONmaker makes any lesson even more powerful because of the access to additional discussion questions and material found in your digital library. It's a great reason to upgrade your software to WS11. But even if you don't have WS11, the Knowing the Bible Series is fully functional for group study. Simply print out each lesson, which is nicely formatted for group handouts.

Included Products

  • Genesis cover Knowing the Bible Series: Genesis : A 12-Week Study
    by Mitchell M. Kim and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Isaiah cover Knowing the Bible Series: Isaiah : A 12-Week Study
    by Drew Hunter
  • James cover Knowing the Bible Series: James : A 12-Week Study
    by Greg Gilbert
  • John cover Knowing the Bible Series: John : A 12-Week Study
    by Justin Buzzard
  • Mark cover Knowing the Bible Series: Mark : A 12-Week Study
    by Dane C. Ortlund and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Romans cover Knowing the Bible Series: Romans : A 12-Week Study
    by Jared Wilson and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Exodus cover Knowing the Bible Series: Exodus : A 12-Week Study
    by Matthew Newkirk and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Matthew cover Knowing the Bible Series: Matthew : A 12-Week Study
    by Drew Hunter and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Phil cover Knowing the Bible Series: Philippians : A 12-Week Study
    by Ryan Kelly and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Psalms cover Knowing the Bible Series: Psalms : A 12-Week Study
    by Douglas Sean O’Donnell and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Proverbs cover Knowing the Bible Series: Proverbs : A 12-Week Study
    by Lydia Brownback and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Ruth cover Knowing the Bible Series: Ruth and Esther : A 12-Week Study
    by Kathleen B. Nielson and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Hebrews cover Knowing the Bible Series: Hebrews : A 12-Week Study
    by Matthew Z. Capps and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Luke cover Knowing the Bible Series: Luke : A 12-Week Study
    by C. D. Agan and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Revelation cover Knowing the Bible Series: Revelation : A 12-Week Study
    by Jay S. Thomas, J. I. Packer (Editor), and Stephen Witmer
  • Col cover Knowing the Bible Series: Colossians and Philemon : A 12-Week Study
    by Christopher A. Beetham and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Acts cover Knowing the Bible Series: Acts : A 12-Week Study
    by Justin Holcomb and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Daniel cover Knowing the Bible Series: Daniel : A 12-Week Study
    by Todd Wilson and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • 1cor cover Knowing the Bible Series: 1 Corinthians
    by Jay S. Thomas and J. I. Packer (Editor)
  • Galatians cover Knowing the Bible Series: Galatians : A 12-Week Study
    by Geoff Ziegler and J. I. Packer (Editor)

Critical Reviews

Mark Twain may have smiled when he wrote to a friend, 'I didn’t have time to write you a short letter, so I wrote you a long letter.' But the truth of Twain’s remark remains serious and universal, because well-reasoned, compact writing requires extra time and extra hard work. And this is what we have in the Crossway Bible study series Knowing the Bible—as the skilled authors and notable editors provide the contours of each book of the Bible as well as the grand theological themes that bind them together as one Book. Here, in a 12-week format, are carefully wrought studies that will ignite the mind and the heart.
R. KENT HUGHES, Author, Disciplines of a Godly Man; Senior Pastor Emeritus, College Church, Wheaton, Illinois
Knowing the Bible brings together a gifted team of Bible teachers to produce a high quality series of study guides. The coordinated focus of these materials is unique: biblical content, provocative questions, systematic theology, practical application, and the gospel story of God’s grace presented all the way through Scripture.
PHILIP GRAHAM RYKEN, President, Wheaton College
What a gift to earnest, Bible-loving, Bible-searching believers! The organization and structure of the Bible study format presented through the Knowing the Bible series is so well conceived. Students of the Word are led to understand the content of passages through perceptive, guided questions, and they are given rich insights and application all along the way in the brief but illuminating sections that conclude each study. What potential growth in depth and breadth of understanding these studies offer. One can only pray that vast numbers of believers will discover more of God and the beauty of his Word through these rich studies.
BRUCE A. WARE, Professor of Christian Theology, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary