From Moses to Gutenberg, easily find out how we got the Bible we have today and discover why we can trust it with this 6-session DVD study on the history of Bible! Dive into the fascinating stories of the people who risked their lives to print and distribute the Word of God (Tyndale, Wycliffe, etc). Perfect for personal or small group use.
Have you ever wondered where the Bible came from? Who wrote the books of the Bible? Perhaps you have been asked by a friend or coworker about books that were cut out of the Bible. Through the six sessions in this Bible history DVD, expert Dr. Timothy Paul Jones will guide you and your class through important questions about the Holy Bible to show you why it can be trusted. Packed with stunning visuals, dramatic stories, and illustrative animations, this exciting Bible History curriculum will take you from the earliest clay tablets and papyrus copies to the first bound Bible and the various Bible translations that we use today!
You don’t have to be an expert to lead this six-session study. Perfect for small groups, Bible studies, or personal use.
With this history of the Bible DVD study, you will discover:
3 Ways the Bible is Unlike Any Other "Holy Book"
What it means when we say that the Bible is inspired and inerrant
What people did to preserve the text of the Bible over the centuries
How we know that the Old and New Testament are reliable
The stories behind names like John Wycliffe, William Tyndale, Gutenberg, and King James I
The How We Got the Bible Complete Kit is an All-Inclusive Class on Bible History
The How We Got the Bible Complete Kit gives you everything you need to lead a class on Bible reliability.
DVD of all six 25-35-minute sessions
Leader Guide (printed and digital copy)
Participant Guide (printed)
Fold-out time line of the history of the Bible
168-page Reference Handbook of How We Got the Bible
Ready-to-use teaching PowerPoint with over 100 slides of facts and apologetics proofs
CD-ROM with PDFs printable promo materials (posters, banners, door hangers)
5 Key Features of the How We Got the Bible Video Study
All-Inclusive. You don’t have to be an expert to lead this DVD. Includes everything you need to prep and take your group through this self-guided course.
Simple Overview (Covers Over 3,500 Years). Teach your class or study group what biblical reliability means in six visual and easy-to-understand teaching videos, packed with key events and people to deepen your understanding of the history of the Bible.
Solid Proofs. Easily compare today’s Bible with the Dead Sea Scrolls and many more early church records from past centuries to see how carefully the texts have been translated and recorded.
Fascinating Stories. Sit back and take in the exciting stories of William Tyndale, the first century apostles, the Gutenberg printing press, and so much more!
The text of the Bible is better preserved than the writing of Plato or Aristotle.
There is more than 99% agreement between all of the known manuscripts of the Bible.
There are over 5,700 manuscripts of the New Testament compared to 210 surviving copies of Plato (and more!)
Flexible and Easy-to-Use. Lead your Bible study, small group, or congregation through six 25-to-35 minute teaching sessions that can be expanded to 90 minute sessions.