Old Testament Survey: The Message, Form, and Background of the Old Testament / Edition 2

Old Testament Survey: The Message, Form, and Background of the Old Testament / Edition 2

by William Sanford LaSor, David Allan Hubbard, Frederic William Bush
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0802837883

ISBN-13: 9780802837882

Pub. Date: 09/28/1996

Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company

This standard textbook on the background, content, and message of the Old Testament is now thoroughly revised and updated and takes full account of new research in the field of Old Testament studies. This second edition features a new chapter on archaeology and the Old Testament by Robert E. Cooley, and other key chapters have been updated and expanded by leading

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This standard textbook on the background, content, and message of the Old Testament is now thoroughly revised and updated and takes full account of new research in the field of Old Testament studies. This second edition features a new chapter on archaeology and the Old Testament by Robert E. Cooley, and other key chapters have been updated and expanded by leading scholars in the field of biblical studies—Leslie C. Allen, John E. Hartley, Robert L. Hubbard Jr., William B. Nelson Jr., Nancy Heidebrecht, and John E. McKenna.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802837882
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/28/1996
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
860
Sales rank:
234,456
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.71(d)

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Table of Contents

    Part One: The Torah

  1. The Pentateuch
  2. Genesis: Primeval Prologue
  3. Genesis: Patriarchal History
  4. Exodus: Historical Background
  5. Exodus: Message
  6. Leviticus
  7. Numbers
  8. Deuteronomy
  9. Part Two: The Prophets

  10. The Former Prophets
  11. Joshua
  12. Judges
  13. Birth of the Monarchy (1 Sam. 1:1-2 Sam. 5:10)
  14. Israel's Golden Age: David and Solomon (2 Sam. 5:11-1 Kgs. 11:43)
  15. Divided Monarchy (1 Kgs. 12:1-2 Kgs. 18:12)
  16. Judah Alone (2 Kgs. 18-25)
  17. Prophets and Prophecy
  18. Hebrew Poetry
  19. Amos
  20. Hosea
  21. Micah
  22. Isaiah: Background
  23. Isaiah: Message
  24. Zephaniah, Nahum, and Habakkuk
  25. Jeremiah
  26. Ezekiel
  27. Obadiah and Joel
  28. Jonah
  29. Haggai
  30. Zechariah
  31. Malachi
  32. Part Three: The Writings

  33. Introduction to the Writings
  34. Psalms
  35. Wisdom Literature
  36. Proverbs
  37. Job
  38. Ecclesiastes
  39. The Song of Songs
  40. Ruth
  41. Lamentations
  42. The Scroll of Esther
  43. The Chronicler's Perspective
  44. Ezra-Nehemiah
  45. Daniel
  46. Part Four: The Background

  47. The Authority of the Old Testament for Christians
  48. Revelation and Inspiration
  49. The Concept of Canon
  50. Formation of the Old Testament
  51. Geography
  52. The Chronological Puzzle
  53. Archaeology
  54. Messianic Prophecy

Abbreviations
For Further Reading
General Bibliography
Endnotes
Indexes

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