First and Second Samuel: Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching

First and Second Samuel: Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching

by Walter Brueggemann
     
 

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With critical scholarship and theological sensitivity, Walter Brueggemann traces the people of God through the books of Samuel as they shift from marginalized tribalism to oppressive monarchy. He carefully opens the literature of the books, sketching a narrative filled with historical realism but also bursting with an awareness that more than human action is being

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With critical scholarship and theological sensitivity, Walter Brueggemann traces the people of God through the books of Samuel as they shift from marginalized tribalism to oppressive monarchy. He carefully opens the literature of the books, sketching a narrative filled with historical realism but also bursting with an awareness that more than human action is being presented.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664238681
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
09/03/2012
Series:
Interpretation: a Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
374
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. He is the world's leading interpreter of the Old Testament, and is the author of numerous books, including Introduction to the Old Testament: The Canon and Christian Imagination.

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