Women of the Bible: 52 Bible Studies for Individuals and Groups

Paperback | August 26, 2002

byJean E. Syswerda

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As you immerse yourself in their lives, you'll see more and more places where your life intersects with theirs.Focus on fifty-two female heroes in Scripture, and you'll discover yourself in the process. Women of the Bible: 52 Studies for Individuals and Groups is designed especially for those who want to delve more deeply, either alone or in a group, into the lives of women like Ruth, Anna, Esther, Leah, Rachel, Mary, Elizabeth, and other women who encountered the living God.This study edition of the best-seller Women of the Bible, includes an introduction to each woman, major Scripture passages, study materials, and cultural backgrounds. There are fifty-two studies, one for each week of the year. Newly gathered study aids include helpful charts as well as a complete listing of all women of the Bible, with pertinent Scripture references. Space is included to record your thoughts and insights.Each timeless biblical story mirrors the challenges and changes today's women face. Through understanding these women's lives, this easy-to-use study resource will help you discover the God behind their stories-and yours.

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As you immerse yourself in their lives, you'll see more and more places where your life intersects with theirs.Focus on fifty-two female heroes in Scripture, and you'll discover yourself in the process. Women of the Bible: 52 Studies for Individuals and Groups is designed especially for those who want to delve more deeply, either alone...

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As you immerse yourself in their lives, you'll see more and more places where your life intersects with theirs. Focus on fifty-two female heroes in Scripture, and you'll discover yourself in the process. Women of the Bible: 52 Studies for Individuals and Groups is designed especially for those who want to delve more deeply, either alo...

Jean E. Syswerda is a former editor and associate publisher for Zondervan Bibles. She helped produce such bestselling Bibles as the NIV Women’s Devotional Bible. General editor of the Women of Faith Study Bible and A Mom's Ordinary Day Bible Study Series, she is the author of the Women's Devotional Guide to the Bible and coauthor of th...

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Format:PaperbackPublished:August 26, 2002Publisher:ZondervanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0310244927

ISBN - 13:9780310244929

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CONTENTSIntroduction...91. Eve ...112. Sarah...163. Hagar ...204. Lot's Wife ...245. Rebekah ...286. Rachel ...327. Leah ...378. Tamar, Daughter-in-Law of Judah...419. Potiphar's Wife ...4510. The Mothers of Moses:Jochebed and Pharaoh's Daughter ...5011. Miriam ...5512. Rahab ...5913. Deborah ...6314. Jael ...6715. Delilah ...7116. Naomi ...7517. Ruth ...7918. Hannah ...8319. Michal ...8720. Abigail...9121. The Woman of Endor ...9622. Bathsheba ...9923. Tamar,Daughter of King David...10324. The Wise Woman of Abel Beth Maacah ...10725. Rizpah ...11126. The Queen of Sheba ...11427. Jezebel ...11928. The Widow of Zarephath...12329. The Shunammite Woman ...12730. Athaliah and Jehosheba ...13031. Huldah ...13532. Gomer ...13933. Esther ...14334. The Woman of Proverbs 31 ...14635. The Shulammite Woman ...15036. Elizabeth ...15437. Mary, the Mother of Jesus ...15838. Anna...16239. The Woman of Samaria...16640. The Woman Who Lived a Sinful Life ...17141. The Woman with the Issue of Blood ...17542. Herodias ...18043. Joanna ...18444. The Syrophoenician Woman ...18845. Martha...19246. Mary of Bethany...19647. Salome, Mother of the Zebedees ...20148. The Widow with Two Coins ...20549. Mary Magdalene ...20950. Dorcas...21351. Lydia...21752. Priscilla ...221AppendixesAll the Women of the Bible ...225Timeline of Women in the Bible...231Sons of Jacob...232Jewish Calendar...233Women in Jesus' Family Tree ...234Women in Jesus' Life and Ministry...235Money ...236The Reigns of the Herods ...237The Herod Familyin the New Testament ...238ALPHABETICAL INDEX OFWOMENAbigail...91Anna...162Athaliah ...130Bathsheba ...99Deborah ...63Delilah ...71Dorcas ...213Elizabeth...154Esther ...143Eve...11Gomer ...139Hagar...20Hannah ...83Herodias ...180Huldah ...135Jael ...67Jehosheba ...130Jezebel ...119Joanna ...184Jochebed ...50Leah ...37Lot's Wife ...24Lydia...217Martha...192Mary of Bethany...196Mary Magdalene...209Mary, the Mother of Jesus ...158Michal ...87Miriam ...55Naomi...75Pharaoh's Daughter ...50Potiphar's Wife ...45Priscilla ...221Queen of Sheba ...114Rachel ...32Rahab ...59Rebekah...28Rizpah ...111Ruth ...79Salome,Mother of the Zebedees ...201Sarah ...16Shulammite Woman ...150Shunammite Woman ...127Syrophoenician Woman ...188Tamar,Daughter of King David ...103Tamar, Daughter-in-Law of Judah...41Widow with Two Coins ...205Widow of Zarephath ...123Wise Woman of Abel Beth Maacah...107Woman of Endor ...96Woman of Proverbs 31...146Woman of Samaria ...166Woman with the Issue of Blood ...175Woman Who Lived a Sinful Life ...171

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'A vivid, beautiful, and encouraging picture of the faithful women who have gone before us.' -- Sheila Walsh