- Means of earning a living
- Jewish, Roman, and Greek Coins
- Sea and land travel
- Social groups such as the Essenes, Herodians, and Zealots
- Full-color photographs
- Tons of color Illustrations
Bible students and laypeople who teach in the church will benefit from and be fascinated by the helpful features of The New Manners and Customs of Bible Times. Included in the book are scripture and topical indexes for quick fact-checking. This is one reference book you'll want to read all the way through and use again and again.
"This was one of the favorite books for our school of ministry students, year after year. You will find it fascinating."
–Charlie Campbell, Director of ABR
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
RALPH GOWER (M.E., B.D., London Bible College; Ph.D., University of Liverpool) is currently the minister of Cornerstone Baptist Church, Ainsdale, in the north west of England. He has spent most of his life in the area of Religious Education as teacher, lecturer, researcher, administrator and inspector, and has written educational material for teachers and children. He has contributed articles to various Bible dictionaries and encyclopedias and is the author of The New Manners & Customs of Bible Times, Frontiers, Religious Education in the Junior Years, Religious Education in the Infant Years, and Life in New Testament Times. He has been a guide and tour leader in Israel. He resides in Lancashire, England.