International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia combines the defining function of a dictionary with an encyclopedia's comprehensive presentation of accurate, dependable information. Summarizing the state of knowledge on more than 9, 000 topics and including 3, 500 cross-references, ISBE contains articles on every person and place mentioned in the Bible, every word in the Bible that has significant theological or ethical meaning, and all terminology that touches on the transmission and interpretation of the Bible.1:19, but it should be remembered that James the Son of Zebedee was still alive on that first visit of Paul to Jerusalem. ... James certainly give him a considerable eminence: after his deliverance Peter says, aquot;Tell this to James and to the brethren aquot; (Acts 12:17). ... Josephus says that the high priest Ananus had James stoned to death, but that the people revolted against him as a result (Ant. xx.9.1 [200f.]).

Title:International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
Author:Geoffrey W. Bromiley
Publisher:Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing - 1995-02


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