The Book of Job

The Book of Job

by Norman C. Habel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521099439

ISBN-13: 9780521099431

Pub. Date: 05/08/1975

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The book of Job, which deals with deep-seated conflict between the integrity of God and the integrity of man and belongs to a group of writings known as wisdom literature, surpasses any of its known Babylonian or Egyptian forerunners in the beauty of its poetic discourses and in its insight - the poet struggles to probe the meaning of life, especially life where

Overview

The book of Job, which deals with deep-seated conflict between the integrity of God and the integrity of man and belongs to a group of writings known as wisdom literature, surpasses any of its known Babylonian or Egyptian forerunners in the beauty of its poetic discourses and in its insight - the poet struggles to probe the meaning of life, especially life where suffering and injustice prevail for no apparent reason.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521099431
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/08/1975
Series:
Cambridge Bible Commentaries on the Old Testament Series
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.99(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

The book of Job.

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