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Genesis as dialogue : a literary, historical, & theological commentary

Author: Thomas L Brodie
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recent years have seen a remarkable surge in interest in the book of Genesis-the first book of the Bible, and a foundational text of Western culture. This commentary aims to offer a complete and accessible overview of Genesis from literary, theological, and historical standpoints. The author's work is organized around three main ideas: the first is that the primary subject of Genesis is human existence-while full of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Commentaries
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas L Brodie
ISBN: 0195138368 9780195138368
OCLC Number: 57383802
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 579 pages)
Responsibility: Thomas L. Brodie.

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