April 28, 2016

Resources and Links

The following list represents only a few of the more signficant resources we have used in developing the structure and content of this study. If you have additional resources you would recommend we consider, please send us an email at info@interactivelifeofjesus.com.

Herschel Hobbs, The Illustrated Life of Jesus, Holman Bible Publishers, Nashville, Tennessee

The New International Commentary on the New Testament, The Messiah, Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., Grand Rapids, Michigan

George Knight, A Simplified Harmony of the Gospels, Holman Bible Publishers, Nashville, Tennessee

A.T. Robertson, A Harmony of the Gospels, Harper & Row, Publishers, New York

Wycliffe Bible Dictionary, Hendrickson Publishers, Inc., Peabody, Massachusetts

Holman Christian Standard Bible, Holman Bible Publishers, Nashville, Tennessee

Edersheim, The Life and Times of Jesus, The Messiah, Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., Grand Rapids, Michigan

Holman Bible Dictionary, Holman Bible Publishers, Nashville, Tennessee

The Holman Christian Standard Bible®

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