Complete, trustworthy, and portable, Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible is an indispensable reference for all readers of the Bible. For nearly a century, lay people and scholars alike have valued both the authoritative contents and the convenient format of this one-volume work.
Important events, biblical doctrines, and theological concepts are treated completely and concisely
Bold-faced cross references point the reader easily to related articles
Accessible to all, the articles are comprehensive but non-technical
Explanations of all the proper names mentioned in the Old Testament, New Testament, and Apocrypha