In the Shadow of Your Wings: New Readings of Great Texts from the Bible

In the Shadow of Your Wings: New Readings of Great Texts from the Bible

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ISBN-13: 9780814651469
Publisher: Liturgical Press, The
Publication date: 01/28/2003
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.04(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.49(d)

Table of Contents

Forewordvii
Chapter 1Death at the River Frontier. Moses' Incomplete Mission and the Contours of the Bible1
Chapter 2"Go from your country ..." The God of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs15
Chapter 3Conquest or Return? Reading Joshua Today27
Chapter 4Jeremiah and the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The "New Covenant"44
Chapter 5Hosea and Wrath. Some Suggestions for Reading57
Chapter 6The Psalter and Meditation. On the Genre of the Book of Psalms75
Chapter 7The Loneliness of the Just One. Psalm 191
Chapter 8Introspection and Cosmic Mysticism. Psalm 3698
Chapter 9Peace Poetry in Israel. Psalm 46111
Chapter 10Three Ways to Talk about Poverty. Psalm 109119
Chapter 11The Old Testament and the Course of the Christian's Day. The Songs in Luke's Infancy Narrative136
Chapter 12Children of Abraham from Stones. Does the Old Testament Promise a New Covenant Without Israel?151
Notes171
General Index177
Scripture Index182

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