Wrestling the Word: The Hebrew Scriptures and the Christian Believer

Wrestling the Word: The Hebrew Scriptures and the Christian Believer

by Carolyn J. Sharp
     
 

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This lively book for introductory Old Testament classes offers an appealing illustration of how faith and academic study can work together, motivating and equipping Christian believers to turn to the Old Testament as a profound resource for their daily negotiations of faith, identity, and culture. Throughout, Carolyn J. Sharp focuses on the basic fundamentals that

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This lively book for introductory Old Testament classes offers an appealing illustration of how faith and academic study can work together, motivating and equipping Christian believers to turn to the Old Testament as a profound resource for their daily negotiations of faith, identity, and culture. Throughout, Carolyn J. Sharp focuses on the basic fundamentals that are a necessary part of every student's education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780664230678
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
11/17/2010
Pages:
154
Sales rank:
1,359,435
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author


Carolyn J. Sharp is Professor of Hebrew Scriptures at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut. She is the author of many books, including Prophecy and Ideology in Jeremiah, Old Testament Prophets for Today, and Irony and Meaning in the Hebrew Bible.

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