A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

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  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Pages : 376 pages
  • ISBN : 9781506445991
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A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 01 April 2018
GET THIS BOOK A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

John J. Collins's A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and seminary classrooms. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. This more compact version of Collins's renowned Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is combined with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, photographs, chapter summaries, and bibliographies for further reading.Collins proceeds through

The Hebrew Bible as Literature

The Hebrew Bible as Literature
  • Author : Tod Linafelt
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 27 November 2022
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The Hebrew Bible, or Christian Old Testament, contains some of the finest literature that we have. This biblical literature has a place not only in the synagogue or the church but also among the classics of world literature. The stories of Jacob and David, for instance, present the earliest surviving examples of literary characters whose development the reader follows over the length of a lifetime. Elsewhere, as in the books of Esther or Ruth, readers find a snapshot of a

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : Tim Dowley
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 15 April 2018
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John J. Collins's A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and seminary classrooms. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. This more compact version of Collins's renowned Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is combined with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, photographs, chapter summaries, and bibliographies for further reading. Collins proceeds through

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  • Author : Timothy H. Lim
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 27 November 2022
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Since their discovery in 1947, the Dead Sea Scrolls have become an icon in popular culture that transcends their status as ancient Jewish manuscripts. Everyone has heard of the Scrolls, but amidst the conspiracies, the politics, and the sensational claims, it can be difficult to separate the myths from the reality. In this Very Short introduction, Timothy Lim discusses the cultural significance of the finds, and the religious, political and legal controversies during the seventy years of study since the discovery.

The Hebrew Bible as Literature A Very Short Introduction

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  • Author : Tod Linafelt
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 12 April 2016
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The Hebrew Bible, or Christian Old Testament, contains some of the finest literature that we have. This biblical literature has a place not only in the synagogue or the church but also among the classics of world literature. The stories of Jacob and David, for instance, present the earliest surviving examples of literary characters whose development the reader follows over the length of a lifetime. Elsewhere, as in the books of Esther or Ruth, readers find a snapshot of a

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  • Author : David N. Myers
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 27 November 2022
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Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 01 April 2018
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John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most reliable and widely adopted critical textbooks at undergraduate and graduate levels alike, and for good reason. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. The approach is ecumenical, in the sense that it seeks not to impose any particular theological perspective but to provide information and raise questions that should be

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible Third Edition The Writings

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  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 15 April 2019
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John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and seminary classrooms. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. The third edition is presented in a new and engaging format with new maps and images. An index has been added to the volume for the first time. In order to enhance classroom use, Collins's

A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament

A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament
  • Author : Michael David Coogan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 02 November 2011
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Engaging and accessible to students from all backgrounds, A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament: The Hebrew Bible in Its Context, Second Edition, is an updated, concise, and more pedagogical version of Michael D. Coogan's best-selling The Old Testament: A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures, Second Edition (OUP, 2010). Coogan works primarily from a historical and critical methodology but also introduces students to literary analysis and other interpretive strategies. He examines all the books of the Hebrew Bible

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  • Author : David Albert Jones
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 27 October 2011
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What are angels? Where were they first encountered? Can we distinguish angels from gods, fairies, ghosts, and aliens? And why do they remain so popular? This Very Short Introduction investigates stories and speculations about angels in religions old and new, in art, literature, film, and the popular imagination.

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John Joseph Collins
  • Publisher : Augsburg Fortress Publishing
  • Release : 27 November 2022
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In this balanced and thorough introduction to the Hebrew Bible, John J. Collins takes his students on a historical-critical journey through biblical texts. With an accessible yet authoritative tone, he identifies the complex ethical issues raised by the text and challenges his students to understand the responsibilities of interpretation. Drawing on his many years of expert teaching, Collins produces a clear and concise tool for undergraduate, graduate, and seminary settings with maps, images, and suggestions for further reading to guide