Malihambe! Reading the Bible in Southern Africa today.
Designed for private study and/or devotions, as well as use within a Home Group or Class Meeting, this introductory volume covers topics as diverses as
~ Why should we read the Bible?
~ Why do we struggle to do so?
~ How to read the Bible devotionally;
~ Using the Bible in a Home Group;
~ Reading the Bible story;
~ How can I memorise Bible verses?
~ Using the Bible for preaching and teaching; and
~ How can I make sure my interpretation is okay?
The book includes questions for reflection and discussion, as well as a guide for Daily Devotions, and outline for reading the Bible story and for the whole Bible in one year.
Available in Afrikaans, English, isiZulu and seTswana.
146 pages. Cost: R100
The Book of Hymns (1) - A commentary on Psalms 1 - 72
The background to the Psalms, as well as Hebrew poetry and the development of the Book of Psalms is discussed before detailed discussion and commentary on each Psalm is given. Includes questions for reflection and discussion on each psalm.
Available in English and isiZulu.
277 pages. Cost: R120
The Book of Hymns (2) - A commentary on Psalms 73 - 150 (volume 20)
Detailed commentary on Psalms 73 to 150 with questions for reflection and discussion is followed by the text and commentary on the extra psalm found in the Greek Old Testament. Includes a reading plan for reading through the Psalms in one year.
Available in English.
265 pages. Cost R120
The Book of Warning and Promise (1) - A commentary on Isaiah 1 - 39(volume 24a)
Historical background is given to the times of the 8th century BCE prophet who gave the book its name, the various "Isaiahs" who gave us the book are discussed, and the structure of the first 39 chapters is given. Detailed commentary is then given on the first 39 chapters of the book. Each section includes questions for reflection and discussion.
226 pages. Cost: R110
The Book of Good News - A commentary on the Gospel of Mark
This commentary discusses the background, context and structure of the Gospel of Mark before providing detailed commentary on the text. Questions for reflection and discussion are also provided.
Available in English and isiZulu
154 pages. Cost: R100
The Books of Living in Jesus - A commentary on the Letters to the Philippians, Colossians and Thessalonians.
This commentary discusses the background, context and structure of each of the Letters covered, before providing clear, concise commentary on each one. Questions for reflection and discussion are also included.
Available in English.
141 pages. Cost: R100