Author: Wight, Fred Hartley|Wight, Fred
Publisher: Billy Graham Evangelistic Association
Year Published: 1994
Condition Rating: Slight wear, may have creased spine, folded pages, good-condition ownership stickers
Summary: The Bible written by Orientals. It is easy for Occidentals to overlook the fact that the Scriptures had their origin in the East, and that each one of the writers was actually an Oriental. Since this is so, in a very real sense the Bible may be said to be an Oriental Book. But many are quite apt to read into the Scriptures Western manners and customs, instead of interpreting them from the Eastern point of view.
Knowing Oriental manners and customs necessary to understand the Bible. Many passages of Scriptures that are hard for the Westerner to understand, are readily explained by a knowledge of the customs and manners of Bible lands. On the other hand, to ignore the subject of to deprive one's self of a thorough mastery of the Bible, both Old and New Testaments.
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