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Biblical & Scriptural Studies

Dictionaries vs. Encyclopedias

Biblical Dictionaries are generally made up of short, introductory discussions of biblical concepts, etc.

Biblical Encyclopedias are comprised of longer, in-depth articles.

The commentaries under the next tab usually usually line by line discussiosn of the biblical text, while handbooks and companions are more general guides to reading the biblical text.

To search enclyclopedias for specific topics, use the Reference Universe or Gale tools at the far right.

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