Habakkuk : a new translation with introduction and commentary (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Habakkuk : a new translation with introduction and commentary

Author: Francis I Andersen
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2008?] ©2001
Series: Bible., v. 25.; Bible., v. 25.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book of Habakkuk (one of the twelve Minor Prophets) is an intensely personal testimony played out against a highly political backdrop. Writing as his land and his fellow Israelites were being invaded and plundered by the Chaldeans, Habakkuk questions God's actions with a passion equal to Job's. Habakkuk wonders, how can a God who is just and compassionate allow his people to be slaughtered? In trying to punish  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Commentaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis I Andersen
ISBN: 9780300139730 030013973X
OCLC Number: 896877971
Description: xxii, 387 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Title: Bible., v. 25.; Bible., v. 25.
Other Titles: Bible.
Responsibility: Francis I. Andersen.

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The book of "Habakkuk" (one of the twelve Minor Prophets) is an intensely personal testimony played out against a highly political backdrop. This book examines "Habakkuk" as a work of sophisticated  Read more...

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