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Author: Mercedes L Garcia Bachmann
Publisher: Collegeville : Michael Glazier, 2019.
Series: Wisdom commentary series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Commentaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version :
Garcia Bachmann, Mercedes L., author.
Collegeville, Minnesot : LITURGICAL PRESS, 2018
(DLC) 2018006633
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mercedes L Garcia Bachmann
ISBN: 9780814681060 0814681069
OCLC Number: 1084387585
Description: 1 volume ; 23 cm
Contents: Contents List of Abbreviations ix List of Contributors xi Foreword "Tell It on the Mountain"-or, "And You Shall Tell Your Daughter [as Well]" xv Athalya Brenner-Idan Editor's Introduction to Wisdom Commentary: "She Is a Breath of the Power of God" (Wis 7:25) xix Barbara E. Reid, OP Author's Introduction xxxix Judges 1:1-3:31 Beginnings of a Stormy Venture 1 Judges 4:1-5:31 Deborah: A Female Prophet Who Judged Israel 41 Judges 6:1-9:57 Gideon the Abiezrite and His Progeny 85 Judges 10:1-12:15 Other Judges, Other Stories 113 Judges 13:1-16:31 Samson the Danite 153 Judges 17:1-18:31 Does "Every Man Did What He Thought Right" Mean Everyone? 195 Judges 19:1-21:25 The Apotheosis of Gendered Violence 211 Closing Judges: A Final Reflection 245 Works Cited 249 Index of Scripture References and Other Ancient Writings 265 Index of Subjects 271
Series Title: Wisdom commentary series
Responsibility: Mercedes L. García Bachmann.


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