A Theological Introduction to the Old Testament: 2nd Edition - download pdf or read online

By Bruce C. Birch,Walter Brueggemann,Terence E. Fretheim,David L. Petersen

ISBN-10: 068706676X

ISBN-13: 9780687066766

This booklet has develop into a customary textual content in seminary and collage study rooms. the aim of this moment edition is to support readers come to a seriously proficient figuring out of the previous testomony because the church's scripture. This e-book introduces the outdated testomony either as a witness of historical Israel and as a witness to the church and synagogue throughout the generations of these who've handed those texts on as scripture.

The authors of this quantity percentage a dedication to the translation of the previous testomony as a important source for the lifetime of the church today.  whilst, they introduce the previous testomony witness in a fashion that honors the significance of biblical scholarship in supporting scholars have interaction the diversity of theological voices in the outdated Testament.

This moment version supplies distinctive consciousness to deepening and broadening theological interpretations through together with, for instance, matters on the topic of gender, race, and class.  It also includes more special maps and charts for pupil use.

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