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Touching the altar : the Old Testament for Christian worship

Author: Carol M Bechtel
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., 2008.
Series: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship liturgical studies series.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carol M Bechtel
ISBN: 9780802828484 0802828485
OCLC Number: 180204851
Description: xxiii, 211 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Carol M. Bechtel --
Sacred time: the sabbath and Christian worship / Dennis T. Olson --
Drama and the sacred: recovering the dramatic tradition in Scripture and worship / Thomas A. Boogaart --
Isaiah in Christian liturgy: recovering textual contrasts and correcting theological astigmatism / John D. Witvliet --
No explanations in the church: two sermons on the prophets / Ellen F. Davis --
Finding a treasure map: sacred space in the Old Testament / Corrine L. Carvalho --
The hope of the poor: the Psalms in worship and our search for justice / J. Clinton McCann Jr --
Knowing our limits: Job's wisdom on worship / Carol M. Bechtel.
Series Title: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship liturgical studies series.
Responsibility: edited by Carol M. Bechtel.
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"Christian Century" "A terrific resource for pastors, students, and laypeople."Jeremy Begbie University of St. Andrews and Ridley Hall, Cambridge "This is an immensely important volume. In Read more...

 
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