The goodly fellowship of the prophets : the achievement of association in canon formation (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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The goodly fellowship of the prophets : the achievement of association in canon formation

Author: Christopher R Seitz
Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Baker Academic, ©2009.
Series: Acadia studies in Bible and theology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Just below the surface of any Christian view of the Bible is the knotty issue of the biblical canon. How and when was it decided which books would make up the Bible? What makes a book canonical? In this volume, Old Testament scholar Christopher Seitz helps readers understand how the Old Testament fits into the canon's development. This volume challenges current understandings of the formation of the Christian canon,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher R Seitz
ISBN: 9780801038839 0801038839
OCLC Number: 311752058
Notes: Lectures given at Acadia Divinity College, Nova Scotia, fall of 2007 and also an earlier version of these lectures was prepared for Golden Gate Baptist Seminary the same year.
Description: 136 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Starting points --
The challenge of order and arrangement in standard Old Testament studies --
The achievement of association in the prophetic canon --
The accomplishment of the writings.
Series Title: Acadia studies in Bible and theology.
Responsibility: Christopher R. Seitz.

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Challenges current understandings of formation of the Christian canon, utilizing the latest research on the biblical prophets.  Read more...

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