One of the most comprehensive and thought-provoking resources for exploring the deep impact, historical significance, and influence of the best-selling book of all time. Through more than 500 articles, this 4-color, highly illustrated Bible illuminates and enlivens the Bible as powerful living text. Uses the JPS TANAKH, an entirely original translation of the Holy Scriptures into contemporary English, based on the Masoretic (the traditional Hebrew) text.
Includes over 500 four-color, illustrated articles revealing the Bible’s influence on: science & medicine; education & literacy; government & politics; exploration &  commerce; arts & entertainment; languages, and human relations.