With entries ranging from earthquakes and mice to feminism and the Dead Sea Scrolls, this dictionary is a lively and absorbing reference work for all readers of the Bible. Authoritative, accessible, and up-to-date, it provides helpful information about the books of the Bible, customs, religions and worship, history, and theology, important places, and personalities. Providing clear explanations of technical terms, methods of interpretation, and critical analysis, as well as notes on leading biblical scholars and their contributions, it is also concerned with denominational interpretations of the themes and doctrine of the Bible. W. R. F. Browning is the author.
The Online Critical Pseudepigrapha provides free, online access to the texts of the Pseudepigrapha in their original (or extant) languages and with critical apparatus. The fonts needed to view the Greek, Hebrew, and Aramaic texts, as well as browser requirements, are listed on the site.
This essential guide offers 325 articles that describe the people and places that appear in the New Testament and Old Testament of the Bible. From prophets, apostles, and groups (such as Hebrews and Angels) to kingdoms and countries, cities and mountains where Biblical events took place.... Read more about Oxford Guide to People and Places of the Bible
PsycINFO indexes and provides abstracts for the professional and academic literature in psychology and related disciplines (psychiatry, education, linguistics, neurosciences, etc.).... Read more about PsycINFO
This database allows searching of excerpts from 12 ancient Chinese texts (Lunyu, Mengzi, Mozi, Zhuangzi, Xunzi, Han Feizi, Lu shi chunqiu, Laozi, Shang jun shu, Guanzi, Yanzi chunqiu, Sunzi). The results page provides the sentence in which the search term appears, along with a citation.... Read more about Shang gu Han yu yu liao ku - zhai yao
Online access to all the volumes of the Cambridge Histories series. It currently provides access to 61 different works containing over 250 volumes. It covers 14 subject areas including General History, Regional History, Literary Studies, Philosophy and Religion. Religion titles include: The Cambridge History of the Bible, The Cambridge History of Christianity, The Cambridge History of Islam, The Cambridge History of Judaism.