Genesis: Interpretation / Edition 1

Genesis: Interpretation / Edition 1

by Walter Brueggemann
     
 

In his clear and readable style Walter Brueggemann presents Genesis as a single book set within the context of the whole of biblical revelation. He sees his task as bringing the text close to the faith and ministry of the church. He interprets Genesis as a proclamation of God's decisive dealing with creation rather than as history of myth. Brueggemann's impressive

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In his clear and readable style Walter Brueggemann presents Genesis as a single book set within the context of the whole of biblical revelation. He sees his task as bringing the text close to the faith and ministry of the church. He interprets Genesis as a proclamation of God's decisive dealing with creation rather than as history of myth. Brueggemann's impressive perspective illuminates the study of the first book of the Bible.

Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching is a distinctive resource for those who interpret the Bible in the church. Planned and written specifically for teaching and preaching needs, this critically acclaimed biblical commentary is a major contribution to scholarship and ministry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804231015
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
01/28/1986
Series:
Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching Series
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
415,735
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.36(h) x 1.39(d)

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