NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, BondedYou’ve heard many Bible stories hundreds of times, but how many behind-the-scenes details are you missing? Sometimes a little context is all you need to discover just how much is happening in Scripture.That’s what the NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible provides. Every page is packed with expert insight into the customs, culture, and literature of Bible times. These fascinating explanations will serve to clarify your study of the Scriptures, reinforcing your confidence and bringing difficult passages of Scripture into sharp focus.The Bible was originally written to an ancient people removed from us by thousands of years and thousands of miles. Scripture is full of symbolic references, nuances, and even plays on words that came across loud and clear to the people who originally read it, but that may get lost in translation for the modern English reader.This study Bible changes that. The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Bible gives you the insight you need toDiscover what the Scriptures would have meant to their ancient hearersSet aside our own modern Western perceptions and read the Bible like its original hearers might haveEnjoy quick access to one of the most comprehensive collection of research about Bible times ever assembled in one study BibleFeatures IncludeThe full text of the NIVHundreds of full-color photographs from around the worldIn-depth book introductions explain the context in which each book of the Bible was writtenOver 10,000 verse-by-verse notes reveal new dimensions of insight to even the most familiar passagesDozens of charts, maps, diagrams in vivid colorIn-depth articles on key contextual topicsWords of Jesus in redFull study Bible tools: cross references, a concordance, indexes and other helps
Cultural Intelligence by David A. LivermoreFree Delivery Worldwide : Cultural Intelligence : Paperback : Baker Publishing Group : 9780801035890 : 0801035899 : 01 May 2009 : An intercultural ministry expert demonstrates the necessity of Cultural Intelligence for effectively serving an increasingly diverse church and world.
Cultural Map of Wisconsin by David WoodwardFree Delivery Worldwide : Cultural Map of Wisconsin : Mixed media product : University of Wisconsin Press : 9780299152444 : 0299152448 : 30 Nov 1996 : This map presents the history, culture, land and people of Wisconsin, locating nearly 1500 points of interest. There are inset maps for 16 cities, 6 theme maps and a booklet which features a site key. All the maps incorporate a shaded relief background that displays Wisconsin's land forms.
Cultural Memory by Jeanette RodriguezFree Delivery Worldwide : Cultural Memory : Paperback : University of Texas Press : 9780292716643 : 0292716648 : 01 Jun 2007 : Cultural memories are those transformative historical experiences that define a culture, even as time passes and it adapts to new influences. For oppressed peoples, cultural memory engenders the spirit of resistance. This interdisciplinary examination explores how four such forms of cultural memory have preserved the spirit of a particular people.