He Swore an Oath: Biblical Themes from Genesis 12-50

He Swore an Oath: Biblical Themes from Genesis 12-50

by R. S. Hess, Gordon J. Wenham, Philip E. Satterthwaite
     
 

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The papers in this volume, read at the 1993 meeting of the Tyndale Fellowship Old Testament Study Group in Cambridge, reflect the ethos of Tyndale House: to further appreciation of the Bible as both an outstanding ancient text and inspired divine revelation.

Genesis 12-50 is both placed within its Near Eastern context (providing a helpful antidote to some of

Overview

The papers in this volume, read at the 1993 meeting of the Tyndale Fellowship Old Testament Study Group in Cambridge, reflect the ethos of Tyndale House: to further appreciation of the Bible as both an outstanding ancient text and inspired divine revelation.

Genesis 12-50 is both placed within its Near Eastern context (providing a helpful antidote to some of the extreme skepticism with which these chapters have at times been discussed) and viewed in theological terms in order to demonstrate its influence on the unfolding biblical drama in both Old and New Testaments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556357329
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
12/28/2007
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Richard Hess is Professor of Old Testament and Semitic Languages at Denver Seminary.

Gordon Wenham is Lecturer in Old Testament at Trinity Theological College, Bristol.

Philip Satterthwaite is Lecturer in Hebrew and Old Testament at the Biblical Graduate School of Theology, Singapore.

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