C.S. Lewis observed that you can't study human beings, you can only know them. In Out of the Ordinary, you'll get to know a few of the characters who populate the pages of the Bible. Some of the individuals David Roper introduces here are well known--either for good, for evil, or for both. Many others, however, go virtually unnoticed. They lived quiet lives, known only for a crisis or a responsibility that propelled them into the limelight for one brief moment. Softcover.