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My Words Are Lovely: Studies in the Rhetoric of the Psalms / Edition 1

My Words Are Lovely: Studies in the Rhetoric of the Psalms / Edition 1


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ISBN-13: 9780567026538
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 05/15/2008
Series: The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies , #467
Pages: 356
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Andrew Mein is Tutor in Old Testament, Westcott House, Cambridge.

Claudia V. Camp is Professor of Religion at Texas Christian University, USA and was on the steering committee of the Seminar. She is currently co-general editor of the LHBOTS series, as well as the author or editor of 4 books and numerous articles.

Table of Contents

"The Altar of Certitude": Reflections on "Setting" and Rhetorical
Interpretation of the Psalms by Rolf Jacobson

Persuading the One and Only God to Intervene by Dale Patrick and Ken Diable

Psalm 88 and the Rhetoric of Lament by
David M. Howard, Jr.

4. Rapid Change of Mood: Oracles of Salvation, Certainty of a Hearing, or Rhetorical Play? by
LeAnn Flesher

5. Growling
Dogs and Thirsty Deer: Uses of Animal Imagery in Psalmic Rhetoric by J. Kenneth

Night to Night," "Deep to Deep": The Discourse of Creation in the Psalms by
William P. Brown

Topoi of Praise in the Call to Praise
Psalms: Toward a Theology of the Book of Psalms by Robert L. Foster

"Yet thou hast made him little less than God": Reading Psalm 8 from a bodily perspective by Johan H Coetzee

Psalm 33 and the Creation Rhetoric of
A Torah Psalm by Diane Jacobson

10. Psalm 44: O
God, Why Do You Hide Your Face? by Nancy L. deClaissé-Walford

11. Psalm 102: Lament and Theology in an Exilic Setting by
W. H. Bellinger, Jr.

12. The Rhetoric of Two Narrative Psalms 105 and 106 by Thomas H. Olbricht

Why is Psalm 147 Still "Catchy"? by Hennie Viviers

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