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God of Faithfulness: Essays in Honour of J. Gordon McConville on his 60th Birthday


A Festschrift dedicated to J. Gordon McConville on the occasion of his 60th birthday.

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A Festschrift dedicated to J. Gordon McConville on the occasion of his 60th birthday.

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Jamie A. Grant, Vice-Principal and Tutor in Biblical Studies at the Highland Theological College (part of the UHI Millennium Institute, a project to create a university for the Highlands and Islands of Scotland).

Alison Lo is Lecturer in Old Testament at London School of Theology (formerly London Bible College).

Gordon J. Wenham is Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at the University of Gloucestershire and teaches Old Testament at Trinity College, Bristol.

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Table of Contents

List of Contributors

Tribute to J Gordon McConville

McConville Bibliography

Part I — Pentateuch and History

Chapter 1: Images of God and Creation in Genesis 1-2
Karl Möller, University of Cumbria

Chapter 2: The Passover in Exodus and Deuteronomy: An Introductory Examination Peter T. Vogt, Bethel Seminary

Chapter 3: The Understanding of the Nazirite Vow Christine Hahn, Université de Genève Chapter 4: Rhetorical, Theological and Chronological Features of Ezra-Nehemiah Herbert H. Klement, Staatsunabhängige Theologische Hochschule Basel

Part II: Prophets

Chapter 5: Judah as Israel in Eighth-Century Prophecy H.G.M. Williamson, University of Oxford

Chapter 6: Paul's Self-understanding in the Light of Jeremiah: A case study into the use of the Old Testament in the New Testament Hetty Lalleman, Spurgeon's College

Chapter 7: "Prophet to the Nations": Missional Reflections on the Book of Jeremiah Christopher J.H. Wright, International Director, Langham Partnership International

Chapter 8: Remnant Motif in Amos, Micah and Zephaniah Alison Lo, London School of Theology

Chapter 9: The Three Shepherds: Reading Zechariah 11 in the Light of Jeremiah Michael R. Stead, Moore Theological College, Sydney

Part III: Writings

Chapter 10: The Golden Calf in the Psalms Gordon J. Wenham, Trinity College, Bristol

Chapter 11: The Hermeneutics of Humanity: Reflections on the Human Origin of the Laments Jamie A. Grant, Highland Theological College UHI

Chapter 12: 'I Will Hope in Him': Theology and Hope in Lamentations Heath Thomas, Wake Forest, North Carolina

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