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Mysteries & intrigues of the Bible : extraordinary events and fascinating people.

Howard Books. (Added Author).
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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 220 MYS (Text) 39206019958733 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781416543565 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1416543562 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 303 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Howard Books, 2007.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Strange but true -- Shrinking life spans -- Giant questions -- Without beginning or end -- Desert visitors -- The saline fraulein -- The deception -- The interpreter of dreams -- Crimson tide -- First born, first to die -- Bread from heaven -- The lost ark -- Swallowed alive -- The venom of the viper -- Balaam and the beast -- Mountains of blessings, mountains of curses -- The valley of fire -- Gideon's army -- A curse for the tyrant -- Jephthah's vow -- Ghost town -- Samson's amazing strength -- Hemmed in -- The prophet's parable -- The queen's visit -- The prophet's mistake -- Fire from the sky -- Elijah, world-class runner -- The flying prophet -- The queen of heaven -- Babylon, then and now -- The fourth man -- How the mighty have fallen -- The handwriting on the wall -- Dinner bell at the lion pit -- Mountaintop encounter -- The shadows of the crucifixion -- The mysterious death of judas iscariot -- Hog wild -- Road to recognition -- The best for last -- The prince of darkness.
Rushing wind -- Death times two -- Strange lights and mysterious voices -- Dungeons and disciples -- The king's last boast -- Midnight deliverance -- Shipwreck -- Curious connections -- Binding curses -- Armed angels -- Signs and shadows -- Urban decay -- The race for children -- Miraculous births -- Brushes with death -- Left standing at the altar -- Memorable meals -- What a way to go -- Twisted sisters -- God's mountain -- Ordinary objects -- Instant leprosy -- Circumstantial circumcision -- Sorcerers' apprentices -- Water water anywhere -- Winning against all odds -- Animal tales -- Sudden death -- Tall tales -- A throw of the dice -- One-man wrecking crews -- "Idol" hands are the devil's workshop -- Unlucky seventies -- Temples of doom -- Pernicious priests -- Demonic possession -- Tragic ends to twisted tyrants -- Scripture streakers -- Liars' club -- The rise and fall of the temple -- Kings and jokers -- Fabulous food -- Fantastic healings -- People raised from the dead -- Firestorms from heaven -- Poison pen letters -- Listen up! -- Fishy stories -- Puzzling parables -- Church creeps -- Faqs -- Angels -- Collective judgments -- Demons and demon possession -- Family customs -- Fire and brimstone -- Miracles -- Prophecies.
Summary, etc.:
"A nonscholarly, nonfiction presentation of hundreds of unusual facts from the Bible"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Bible > Miscellanea.

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