Great Prayers Of The Old Testament

Great Prayers Of The Old Testament

by Walter Brueggemann
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0664231748

ISBN-13: 9780664231743

Pub. Date: 10/17/2008

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

A number of moving prayers can be found in the Old Testament and throughout Scripture. In this accessible volume, world-renowned scholar Walter Brueggemann offers his insight and wisdom on twelve prayers in the Old Testament, listening to the biblical text and explaining how these examples of ancient prayer can make prayer come alive for us today. Among the prayers

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A number of moving prayers can be found in the Old Testament and throughout Scripture. In this accessible volume, world-renowned scholar Walter Brueggemann offers his insight and wisdom on twelve prayers in the Old Testament, listening to the biblical text and explaining how these examples of ancient prayer can make prayer come alive for us today. Among the prayers explored are those by Abraham, Moses, Hannah, David, Solomon, Jonah, Jeremiah, Hezekiah, Ezra, Nehemiah, Daniel, and Job. The prayers in this volume express joy and lament and show the depths of human experience and the majestic grace of a loving God who hears everything and takes every prayer to heart.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664231743
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
10/17/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
695,745
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

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