The Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary
is an informative, colorful, and easy-to-understand comprehensive reference resource that is indispensible for pastoral study, personal study or as a teacher's aide or guide.
The dictionary helps readers understand the Bible more clearly and therefore read it with more confidence. It contains articles on every significant topics as well as places and people--even if they only appear in a single verse in the Bible. Its articles cover theological topics in-depth, biblical words with competence, biblical imagery with cultural appreciation, and historical topics with acute accuracy. This A to Z dictionary includes more than
- 1,700 full-color pages
- 400 color illustrations, maps, and photos
- 5,000 articles by leading evangelical scholars
This dictionary is pinned to the NIV Bible. However, it incorporates information that references and explains obscure words, passages, and textual issues from multiple other versions including the KJV.