Meticulously researched and compiled by thirty-six leading scholars, this is a major companion to the Scriptures, presenting in considerable depth the background to the main theological concepts found within the text. This is an essential supplement to the use of any Bible dictionary.
Professor Jean-Jacques von Allmen was Professor of Practical Theology in the University of Neuchatel, and formerly Pastor of the Reformed Church in Lucerne. Born in 1917 in Lausanne, educated at Basle and Neuchatel, and ordained in 1941, Professor von Allmen directed his studies towards the life of the church as seen in its use of the Scriptures and of Preaching.
Introduction by H.H. Rowley Preface to the Original Edition Vocabulary List of Authors Index