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Ecclesiastes

Author: Julie Ann Duncan
Publisher: Nashville, TN : Abingdon Press, [2017]
Series: Abingdon Old Testament commentaries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries provide compact, critical commentary on the books of the Old Testament for the use of theological students and pastors. The commentaries are also useful for upper-level college or university students and for those responsible for teaching in congregational settings. In addition to providing basic information and insights into the Old Testament writings, these commentaries  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Commentaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Duncan, Julie Ann, author.
Ecclesiastes
Nashville : Abingdon Press, [2017]
(DLC) 2017030910
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Ann Duncan
ISBN: 9781501837579 1501837575
OCLC Number: 956694834
Description: xxxv, 206 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1:1-2 Making introductions : the speaker and his theme --
Excursus : Vapor in the Old Testament and in Ecclesiastes --
1:3-11 The legacy of amnesia --
1:12-2:26 The royal quest: when all you've ever wanted isn't enough --
Excursus : "Chasing after wind" in Ecclesiastes --
3:1-15 The mystery of the times --
3:16-4:3 Injustices lamented --
4:4-16 Of earnings and yearnings : relocating value --
5:1-7 (Heb. 4:17-5:6) Reticence before God --
5:8-9 (Heb. 7-8) Systems failure (diagnosis and prognosis) --
5:10-6:9 Portion over profit --
6:10-7:14 Prodding the pupil --
7:15-29 Elusive wisdom --
8:1-17 Injustices revisited --
9:1-12 To life! --
9:13-10:20 The value and limits of wisdom --
11:1-6 A modus vivendi --
11:7-12:8 Accepting death, embracing life --
12:9-14 Epilogue : a tribute to Qohelet the Wise.
Series Title: Abingdon Old Testament commentaries.
Responsibility: Julie Ann Duncan.

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The Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries provide compact, critical commentary on the books of the Old Testament for the use of theological students and pastors. The commentaries are also useful for upper-level college or university students and for those responsible for teaching in congregational settings. In addition to providing basic information and insights into the Old Testament writings, these commentaries exemplify the task and procedure of careful interpretation to assist students of the Old Testament in coming to an informed and critical engagement with the biblical texts themselves. From back cover.

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