Character Of God In The Book Of Genesis

Character Of God In The Book Of Genesis

by W. Lee Humphreys
     
 

By using recent developments in literary theory, W. Lee Humphreys uses Genesis to show how God functions as a character in the Genesis narrative. Very creatively, Humphreys explores the coherence and consistency of God as a character, the way in which God's character changes and develops throughout the narrative, and how giving attention to the character of God

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Overview

By using recent developments in literary theory, W. Lee Humphreys uses Genesis to show how God functions as a character in the Genesis narrative. Very creatively, Humphreys explores the coherence and consistency of God as a character, the way in which God's character changes and develops throughout the narrative, and how giving attention to the character of God enriches our experience of reading Genesis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664223601
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
07/05/2001
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

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Meet the Author

W. Lee Humphreys is Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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