A comprehensive survey of all the biblical references to blessings and benedictions. The purpose for this study is to assist learners in gaining an awareness of the various occurrences of the many spoken and written blessings and benedictions found in the Scriptures in order to claim them for personal benefit and to share them with others. Study Guides follow each section to be used for personal and group learning.
About the author:
Jim Harvey is a professor of biblical studies at Williamson College in Franklin, Tennessee. Prior to his retirement he was the pastor of churches in Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona, and Tennessee. He holds degrees from the University of Oklahoma, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Gateway Seminary. He and his wife, Val, have been married for over 60 years and have two children, two grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. Jim and Val have had a long career in writing books, Bible study curriculum, and magazine articles.