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70 Hebrew Words Every Christian Should Know

By Matthew Richard Schlimm Published ISBN: 9781426799969

How basic Hebrew can save Christianity from becoming a boring and meaningless religion. The basic message of the Bible can be understood in any language. At the same time, many… read more

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A Theological Introduction to the Book of Psalms

By J. Clinton McCann, Jr. Published ISBN: 9780687414680

Taking his point of departure from the newest frontier of research, McCann reads the psalms in the context of their final shape and canonical form. He interprets the psalms as… read more

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A Theological Introduction to the Old Testament

By Bruce C. Birch, David L. Petersen, Terence E. Fretheim, Walter Brueggemann Published ISBN: 9780687066766

This book has become a standard text in seminary and university classrooms. The purpose of this second edition is to help readers come to a critically informed understanding of… read more

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Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries: Ezekiel

By Nancy R. Bowen Published ISBN: 9781426704451

Explores Ezekiel--a story of trauma, holiness, and survival The Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries provide compact, critical commentaries on the books of the Old Testament for … read more

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Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries: Proverbs

By Christine R. Yoder Published ISBN: 9781426700019

Examines how the Book of Proverbs shapes moral imagination Proverbs shape our moral imagination. The Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries provide compact, critical commentaries on… read more

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Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries: Psalms 1-72

By Richard J. Clifford Published ISBN: 9780687027118

Clifford differs from other commentators on the Psalms chiefly in his concern with the inner dramatic logic of the Psalms - how they organize the experience and desires of the… read more

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Circle Of Sovereignty

By Danna Nolan Fewell Published ISBN: 9780687083893

How do politics govern the plot and motivate the characters of the book of Daniel? By revealing a complex pattern of religious/political dynamics not found in other more… read more

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Deuteronomic History

By Terence E. Fretheim Published ISBN: 9780687104970

"We would be naive to think that we can hear these narratives with the same clarity that the first hearers did. An equal naivete, however, would be to suggest that we have… read more

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Gender, Power, and Promise

By Danna Nolan Fewell, David M. Gunn, Fewell,Dr Danna Nolan Published ISBN: 9780687140428

Reading Scripture anew, the authors contend, is each time an exercise of power. It is always invested in ideology, whether spoken or unspoken. By adopting the viewpoints of… read more