The Complete Idiot's Guide to The Bible
Series: Complete Idiot's Guides
Author: James S Bell, Stan Campbell
This audio walks both experienced Bible readers and those seeking it out for the first time through a chronological, story-by-story and person-by-person experience.
"Like most of the Idiot's series, this guide to the Bible is user-friendly. Key terms are defined, and the authors make repeated attempts to illustrate every complex point, down to explanations of literary techniques used. However, they often do so by incorporating cheesy puns and references to ephemeral pop culture, such as cartoons. As a result, this is a dogmatic explanation of the Bible, but one that mostly lacks dignity. John Ratzenberger's narration fits this text perfectly, switching from a joking tone to a judgmental quality when making pronouncements about doctrine. The result is a schizophrenic listening experience."
G.T.B. © AudioFile Portland, Maine
Publisher: Oasis Audio
Publication Date: 20041130
Not available, replaced by POD
Subject: REL011000-RELIGION / Christian Education / General,REL006000-RELIGION / Biblical Studies / General