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Scripture and its interpretation : a global, ecumenical introduction to the Bible

Author: Michael J Gorman
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Baker Academic, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Top-notch biblical scholars from around the world and from various Christian traditions offer a fulsome yet readable introduction to the Bible and its interpretation. The book concisely introduces the Old and New Testaments and related topics and examines a wide variety of historical and contemporary interpretive approaches, including African, African-American, Asian, and Latino streams. Contributors include N.T.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Introductions
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Scripture and its interpretation.
Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Academic, 2017
xxiii, 440 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Gorman
ISBN: 9781493406173 1493406175
OCLC Number: 984402051
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The Bible : a book, a library, a story, an invitation / Paul P. Zilonka, Michael J. Gorman --
The setting : Biblical geography, history, and archaeology / Karen J. Wenell --
The Scriptures of Israel (the Christian Old Testament) / Claire Mathews McGinnis --
The writings of the new covenant (the New Testament) / Michael J. Gorman --
Significant noncanonical writings / Christopher W. Skinner --
From books to library : the formation of the Biblical canons / Michael W. Holmes --
From there to here : the transmission and translation of the Bible / Michael L. Barré --
The reception of the Bible and its significance / Christine E. Joynes --
Premodern interpretation of the Bible / Carole Monica C. Burnett --
Modern and postmodern methods of Biblical interpretation / Joel B. Green --
Theological interpretation of the Bible / Stephen Fowl --
Protestant Biblical interpretation / Michael J. Gorman --
Roman Catholic Biblical interpretation / Ronald D. Witherup --
Orthodox interpretation of Scripture / Edith M. Humphrey --
Pentecostal Biblical interpretation : Spirit hermeneutics / Craig S. Keener --
African Biblical interpretation / Bungishabaku Katho --
African American Biblical interpretation / C. Anthony Hunt --
Latino/Latina Biblical interpretation / M. Daniel Carroll R. --
Asian and Asian American Biblical interpretation / K.K. Yeo --
The Bible and spirituality / Patricia Fosarelli, Michael J. Gorman --
Scripture and Christian ethics : embodying Pentecost / Brent Laytham --
The Bible and politics / Christopher Rowland --
Scripture and Christian community / Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove --
The Bible and Christian mission / N.T. Wright.
Responsibility: edited by Michael J. Gorman.

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Top-notch biblical scholars from around the world and from various Christian traditions offer a fulsome yet readable introduction to the Bible and its interpretation.  Read more...

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