Other Bible Knowledge Accelerator Books
The purpose of these books are to bring Biblical and historical information to
the reader in a quick and easy to learn style using the Windows Help Format.
Each book is filled with valuable information, pop-up definitions, charts, maps,
and graphics, and can easily be stored and read off one 3¼ in. HD disk.
Unfortunately the graphics can only be viewed in 16-color at the present but they are
colorful and useful illustrations. This first book is free, hope you enjoy it.
Each additional book is $5.00. The present list (7/95) of books available are
The Life of Jesus Christ
This book takes us through the life of Christ in harmony with all four of the
gospel accounts. The emphasis is on, "Y'Shua ha Mishiach" - Jesus, the Messiah.
Understanding His teachings from a Hebraic backdrop, and examining His life
and character in a way that gives insight into the incomprehensible love of a Man
among men, One who befriended the most wretched, and felt with the deepest of
emotions the beauties and agonies of the human experience.
The Historical Jesus
What does history say about Jesus Christ? How does history authenticate the
gospel accounts of His life and ministry? This book emphasizes extra-Biblical
history and gains insight from ancient chroniclers such as Josephus , Pliny, Tacitus and others.
The Bible (Free)
As with anything in God's creation the deeper you search, the more beauty and
perfection you find. Such is the Bible. This book focuses on a closer
understanding of the wonder Book, its uniqueness in comparison to other sacred
religious texts, canonicity, various names and divisions, ancient writing instruments,
materials, and manuscripts, inspiration, and a brief history of pre-reformation
translators, English translations, and some notes on modern Bible translations.
A history of the Greek world from a Christian perspective. Grecian history, language, influence,
culture, great men, literature, religion, etc. A look at a culture that changed
the whole world.
A history of the Roman world from a Christian perspective. Roman history,
architecture, language, power & military, culture, great men, literature, religion,
etc. An empire that changed the whole world. Also Rome's influence on
Christianity throughout the church age through Roman Catholicism.
Jerusalem at the Time of Christ
A look at Jerusalem, the city of the great king, in the first century A.D.,
with all its incredible architecture. Herod's Temple, his Palace, the Fortress of
Antonia, the Hasmonean Palace, the Hippodrome, various roads, valleys, pools,
hills, and mountains. Including the Mount of Olives, Garden of Gethsemane, and
Religion at the Time of Christ
Focusing on the backround and peculiar lifestyles and beliefs of the various
religious sects in the land of Israel whom Jesus encountered and understood when
He was here. Pharisee's, Sadducee's, Scribes , Essenes, Zealot's, Priest's, Levites, the Sanhedrin, the High Priest, etc.
Sociology at the Time of Christ
Community living in Israel 1st century A.D. Clothing, work, social life,
economics, travel, sabbath, synagogue, children, marriage, homes, calendar and time,
temple, festivals, etc.
The origins and details of crucifixion and Roman justice, as well as what
really happened when the Lord was on the cross. Interesting studies on the history
The Destruction of the Temple in 70 A.D
What really happened in 70 A.D? Who was Titus? How many came against
Jerusalem? What took place at Masada? The slaughters of the Jews and destruction of the
An in-depth look at the ancient Tabernacle of Israel, its furnishings,
details, and spiritual significance. The Ark of the Covenant, golden 7-branched
Menorah, bronze Altar, the Veil, and Holy of Holies, etc. This is a rich and edifying
study for the serious Bible student.
The 7 Jewish Feasts and their Significance
The ancient yearly feasts and festivals of the Jews and their modern
observances. Passover, Unleavened Bread, First Fruits, Pentecost, Trumpets, Atonement,
and Tabernacles. Details of each including Yom Kippur and the scapegoat. Each of
the feasts have a unique fulfillment in God's calendar of events.
The Five Levitical Offerings
An object lesson which God ordained that would make your skin crawl. Why an
innocent offering? What is sin? A detailed look at the five offerings that the
common people of Israel brought to the priests. How were they uniquely fulfilled
in Jesus, the final sacrifice? The Burnt Offering, the Meal Offering, the Sin
Offering, the Trespass Offering, and the Peace Offering. How did they differ?
The Special Garments of the High Priest
A unique perspective on the priestly garments. This clothing was designed by
God and they were only permitted to be worn by the priests who served. What was
the purpose of the jewels on the breastplate of the high priest? the mitre? or
the curious girdle? These subjects are pregnant with messianic significance. If
you haven't researched this subject, it will amaze you.
The construction, history, and significance of the Temple of Solomon , how it differed from the Tabernacle, and who officiated in its compounds. It
also features Solomon's Empire, his remarkable prosperity, king Solomon's
mines, his horses and stables, his army, the gold of Ophir, domestic economy,
foreign policy, the queen of Sheba, and his 700 wives.
Prophets and Prophesy
This exhaustive book examines the peculiar lives, ministries, and messages of
the prophets (mouthpieces) of God. Men who spoke out in the midst of apostasy
in Israel, and also in foreign nations like Babylon and Assyria. They spoke of the judgments to come, as well as the glories of
the coming of the Messiah, and His glorious kingdom. Men like Isaiah , Jeremiah , Daniel, Ezekiel, also Elijah and Elisha who were identified with some of the
greatest of the Bible's miracles.
The focus is on the Christology of the entire Old Testament . It traces verbal prophecies and non-verbal types and figures book by book
with their preliminary and secondary fulfillments. This rich study is extremely
insightful and faith-building to any person desiring to learn more about Jesus
Christ and the great treasures found in the Holy Scriptures.
Old Testament History
This book follows the entire Old Testament in chronological order with
emphasis on history. There is much discussion on archaeology and ancient cultures. It
clearly gives the student of the Bible a fresh insight into the Biblical story.
New Testament History
This book follows the entire New Testament in chronological order with
emphasis on history. There is also much discussion on archaeology and ancient
mediterranean cultures. The seven wonders of the ancient world, Greece, Rome,
Jerusalem, Paul's journeys, and much more.
Between the Testaments
There were approximately 400 years from the close of the Old Testament to the
Beginning of the New Testament. Though the Bible was silent history reveals so
very much that happened. This book examines that time period with Persia,
Greece, Rome, the Ptolemies & Seleucids and their violently bitter hatred toward the Jews which led to the Maccabean
revolt , one of the most heroic feats in history, the origin of the Jewish
festival of Hanukkah. It covers men like Alexander the Great, Antiochus Epiphanes,
the Maccabeans, and the rise of the Roman Empire with Caius Julius Caesar, Marc
Antony, Cleopatra and others.
This book gives a general overview of every book in the Bible. It outlines
each book and focuses on its themes, high points, theology, supposed
contradictions, and messianic significance.
Basics of Christianity
This is a new believers handbook of the basics of Christianity. It gives a
theological and yet practical understanding of subjects such as : Salvation,
Repentance, Faith, Prayer, Praise and Worship, Baptism, Communion, Church, Spiritual
Growth, Temptation and Sin. What is Born Again? Etc. The emphasis throughout
is on the love of God and our love for one another.
The Attributes of God
Who is God? What is God? This book discusses subjects such as God's eternal
nature, His Immensity, Omnipotence, Omnipresence, Omniscience, Immutability,
Love, Grace, Mercy, Justice,Wrath, Holiness, Sovereignty, etc.. Filled throughout
with powerful, thought provoking Scriptures.
What is the Trinity? Isn't He one God? This book searches the historical
doctrine of the Trinity. Was Tertullian (2nd Cent. A. D.) the first to teach the
Trinity? What about Augustine? And the Council of Nicaea? What kind of heresies
crept into the church throughout the ages? Is there a proper definition of the
The Hebrew Names of God
The Old Testament Names of God revealed much more than just a name. They were
revelations of who He is. This fascinating study examines 21 of these wonderful
names and titles and the history behind them. El Elyon, El Shaddai, El Olam,
Adonai, etc. What about Jehovah? Or is it Yahweh? And what's the Tetragrammaton?
Why are there extensions to the name Jehovah like Nissi, Tsidk'nu, Jireh,
M'kaddesh, and Shammah, etc? Is Elohim a name of God?
The Names of Jesus
Wonderful overview of the glorious names and titles of Jesus revealed
throughout the Bible. The Bright and Morning Star, The Lamb of God, The Rose of Sharon,
The Good Shepherd, The Door, The Branch, Immanuel, Son of God, Son of Man, The
Lion of the Tribe of Judah, The Rock of offence, etc. Over 40 names are
Great Men of the Bible
A general sketch of 15 men of faith who, despite weaknesses and failures, were
courageous in their pursuit of God and His will. They are the heroes of faith
in Hebrews 11. This book is devotional and meant to encourage the man of God.
Lots of illustrations and practical material.
An in-depth look at the various views concerning the "catching away" of the
church. When was it first taught? Is it vital that I have the right point of
view? Can Jesus come at any moment?
The Great Tribulation
A look at the various judgments to come upon the earth spoken about by Jesus
and the prophets. The Day of the Lord, The Battle of Armageddon, The Seal,
Trumpet, and Bowl judgments are interpreted in light of the rest of the Bible. Also
the two witnesses and the 144,000, and the 70th week of Daniel.
The Antichrist and 666
What is the Abomination of Desolation? Who is the Antichrist? What is the mark
of the beast? These questions and others are discussed in this book. Lengthy
descriptions are given concerning the Antichrist who is to come spoken about in
the Old and New Testaments. With all the events surrounding us in these "last
days," we need to gain a clear perspective on what the Bible says specifically
on each of these subjects.
The Second Coming of Jesus Christ
This book examines the events concerning the Return of Jesus Christ to the
earth and the setting up of the kingdom (Millennium). The kingdom of the Messiah
is promised throughout the Scriptures. It will be a time of peace, love, and
prosperity, and Jesus Christ will literally be here ruling in Jerusalem. Explicit
Scriptural details concerning the Millennium.
What does the Bible say about heaven? Is it going to be here on earth? This
book discusses the reality of heaven according to the Scriptures, and gives a
detailed exposition of the New Jerusalem.
The Bible mentions alot about hell. This book focuses on subjects like: The
Great White Throne Judgement, Hell, Hades, Sheol, Gehenna, Satan, etc.
The Hebrew Language
A brief history of the Hebrew language and a simple learning tool that quickly
teaches you how to read and write Biblical Hebrew.
The Greek Language
A brief history of the Greek language and a simple learning tool that quickly
teaches you how to read and write Biblical Greek
How to Make Your Own Windows Help Book
If you have a desire to write your own book like this one, it's very simple if
you know what you need. This book will help you learn exactly what you need to
know quickly and easily. Where to find the best shareware, what you should and
shouldn't do, where to get info about creating with VB4 and Chicago. You'll be
amazed at just how easy it is.
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