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Song of Songs: Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching

Song of Songs: Interpretation: A Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching

by Robert W. Jenson
     
 

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Robert Jenson offers a systematic theologian's careful reading of the Song of Songs. Jenson focuses on the overt sense of the book as an erotic love poem in order to discover how this evocative poetry solicits a theological reading. Jenson finds a story of human love for God in this complex poetic book and offers a commentary that elucidates and inspires.

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Robert Jenson offers a systematic theologian's careful reading of the Song of Songs. Jenson focuses on the overt sense of the book as an erotic love poem in order to discover how this evocative poetry solicits a theological reading. Jenson finds a story of human love for God in this complex poetic book and offers a commentary that elucidates and inspires.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664238865
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
09/08/2012
Series:
Interpretation: a Bible Commentary for Teaching and Preaching Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
118
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.28(d)

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Meet the Author

Robert W. Jenson is Senior Scholar for Research at the Center for Theological Inquiry in Princeton, New Jersey, and Professor Emeritus of Religion at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.

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