Deep Memory Exuberant Hope

Deep Memory Exuberant Hope

by Walter Brueggemann
     
 

ISBN-10: 0800632370

ISBN-13: 2900800632372

Pub. Date: 07/01/2000

Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers

These studies on a variety of biblical texts focus deftly on reading, listening to, and proclaiming the gospel in a broken, fragmented, and "post-Christendom" world. Brueggemann explores how these traditions have the potential to continually resonate in our contemporary communities and individual lives.
Author Bio: Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus…  See more details below

Overview

These studies on a variety of biblical texts focus deftly on reading, listening to, and proclaiming the gospel in a broken, fragmented, and "post-Christendom" world. Brueggemann explores how these traditions have the potential to continually resonate in our contemporary communities and individual lives.
Author Bio: Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, Georgia.
Author Bio: Patrick D. Miller is Professor of Old Testament at Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New Jersey. His Fortress books include Interpreting the Psalms (1987) and They Cried to the Lord (1994).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900800632372
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
07/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
166

Table of Contents

Editor's Foreword
Preface
1Preaching as Sub-Version1
2Life-or-Death, De-Privileged Communication19
3Together in the Spirit - Beyond Seductive Quarrels29
4Reading as Wounded and as Haunted41
5Four Indispensable Conversations among Exiles59
6The Liturgy of Abundance, the Myth of Scarcity69
7Texts That Linger, Not Yet Overcome77
8Crisis-Evoked, Crisis-Resolving Speech91
9The Role of Old Testament Theology in Old Testament Interpretation111
Abbreviations123
Notes125
Credits145
Author Index147
Scripture Index151

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