A Theological Introduction to the Old Testament: 2nd Edition by Bruce C. Birch,Walter Brueggemann,Terence E. Fretheim,David PDF

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

This publication has develop into a customary textual content in seminary and college study rooms. the aim of this moment edition is to support readers come to a severely trained realizing of the outdated testomony because the church's scripture. This booklet introduces the outdated testomony either as a witness of historic Israel and as a witness to the church and synagogue during the generations of these who've handed those texts on as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The authors of this quantity percentage a dedication to the translation of the outdated testomony as a imperative source for the lifetime of the church today.  even as, they introduce the previous testomony witness in a fashion that honors the significance of biblical scholarship in aiding scholars have interaction the diversity of theological voices in the previous Testament.

This moment version provides distinctive awareness to deepening and broadening theological interpretations by means of together with, for instance, concerns relating to gender, race, and class.  It also includes more unique maps and charts for pupil use.

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