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Deep exegesis : the mystery of reading Scripture

Author: Peter J Leithart
Publisher: Waco, Tex. : Baylor University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seeking to train readers to "hear all that is being said" within a written text, Peter Leithart advocates a hermeneutics of the letter that is not rigidly literalist and looks to learn to read--not just the Bible, but everything--from Jesus and Paul. Deep Exegesis explores the nature of reading itself--taking clues from Jesus and Paul on the meaning of meaning, the functions of language, and proper modes of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leithart, Peter J.
Deep exegesis.
Waco, Tex. : Baylor University Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)706075425
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter J Leithart
ISBN: 9781602580695 1602580693
OCLC Number: 317118145
Description: viii, 254 pages : music ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface: Learning to read from Jesus and Paul --
The text is a husk : modern hermeneutics --
Texts are events : typology --
Words are players : semantics --
The text is a joke : intertextuality --
Texts are music : structure --
Texts are about Christ : application.
Responsibility: Peter J. Leithart.

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Advocates a hermeneutics of the letter that is not rigidly literalist and looks to learn to read - not just the Bible, but everything - from Jesus and Paul. This title explores the nature of reading  Read more...

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" Deep Exegesis is a scandalously fun read and a welcome invitation to take a second look at the way we read Scripture." -- The Expository Times (2011, 123:4) "Leithart is a very fine reader of the Read more...

 
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