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short introduction to the Old Testament

Irene Allen

short introduction to the Old Testament

a graded course for middle forms.

by Irene Allen

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Published by Oxford University Press in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. O.T. -- Introductions.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1194 .A55 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5903520M
    LC Control Number64000967
    OCLC/WorldCa5877857

    For many years the Moody Introduction to the Old Testament series has provided students with a comprehensive academic introduction to the books and genres of the Hebrew Bible. Containing in depth information on the literary, historical, sociological, exegetical, textual, and theological issues regarding each book in the Historical Books.. Howard's work supplies, in a /5(2). This is a very detailed summary of chapter of the book A brief introduction to the Old Testament from Michael D. Coogan. Ive summarized ch. in my vernacular so therefore these chapters are not included in this file. Ive added an index and Ive copied the titles and subheadings of the original book so you will find subjects that you possibly will be seeking to very easily.4/5(5).

    Buy a cheap copy of Introduction to the Old Testament book by R.K. Harrison. INTRODUCTION TO THE OLD TESTAMENT includes a comprehensive review of Old Testament (OT) studies and a special supplement on the Apocrypha. This thorough guide to Free shipping over $/5(5). 1 Some of the ideas and the plan used in this Survey for each of the books of the Bible (author and title, date, purpose and theme, key verse(s), etc.) are similar to and drawn from other survey materials such as, Briefing the Bible, J. Vernon McGee, Zondervan, Grand Rapids, ; A Popular Survey of the Old Testament, Norman L. Geisler, Baker Book House, Grand Rapids, , “Old Testament.

    Gain a solid understanding of the historical background, literary aspects, and theological message of the Old Testament. In this accessible abridgment of his best-selling Introduction to the Old Testament, Longman highlights key research discoveries, probes the meaning of each book in its cultural setting, and offers end-of-chapter questions for group discussion and personal 5/5(1). Eminent biblical scholar Michael D. Coogan offers here a wide-ranging and stimulating exploration of the Old Testament, illuminating its importance as history, literature, and sacred explains the differences between the Bible of Jewish tradition (the "Hebrew Bible") and the Old Testament of Christianity, and also examines the different contents of the Bibles used by 4/5(2).


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An abridged edition of the bestselling book An Introduction to the Old Testament, this rich guide makes Old Testament scholarship accessible to the average reader. Renowned Bible scholar Tremper Longman III gathers the best in historical research and literary analysis to lead the reader through each book of the Old Testament/5(34).

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47 rows  The best books on OT Introductions ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site 74%(1). Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis. See a complete list of the characters in Bible: The Old Testament and in-depth analyses of God, Moses, and David.

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the Hebrew Bible), especially in light of /5. Introduction to For Such a Time as This: and despite its literary form, it follows the same pattern as other Old Testament Books. From the events of this book arose the Feast of Purim or Lots, which with Hanukkah are the only holidays established outside the Law of Moses still celebrated by the Jews.[2] Vashti: Although playing a short.

This volume, a part of the Old Testament Library series, provides an introduction to the Old Testament. The Old Testament Library provides fresh and authoritative treatments of important aspects of Old Testament study through commentaries and general surveys.

The contributors are scholars of international standing. The Old Testament: A Very Short Introduction explains the differences between the Bible of Jewish tradition and the Old Testament of Christianity, and also examines the different contents of the Bibles used by Roman Catholics, Eastern Orthodox Christians, and Protestants.

It explores the use of invented dialogue and historical fiction in the Old Testament, and the presence of. Eminent biblical scholar Michael D. Coogan offers here a wide-ranging and stimulating exploration of the Old Testament, illuminating its importance as history, literature, and sacred text.

Coogan explains the differences between the Bible of Jewish tradition (the "Hebrew Bible") and the Old Testament of Christianity, and also examines the different contents of the Bibles used by /5(4). This was a required book for my first seminary class.

It challenged me to see the Hebrew Bible, aka "most" books in the Protestant Old Testament, in a totally different way.

It teaches some of the things biblical scholars have unearthed trying to dissect and align biblical text with Near East external documents and archaeological digs/5(46). Genre of Old Testament Books. As you can see from the four columns above, each of the 39 books can be categorized into one genre or literary type.

Books of the Law. The author of the first five Old Testament books is believed to be Moses. These books narrate the origins of universe, the earth and mankind as well as the birth of the nation of. The Old Testament A Very Short Introduction The Old Testament A Very Short Introduction by Michael D.

Coogan. Download in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format for read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. The Old Testament A Very Short Introduction books. Click Download for free ebooks. The Old Testament A Very Short Introduction.

This second edition of An Introduction to the Old Testament integrates and interacts with recent developments in Old Testament scholarship.

Several distinctive set it apart from other introductions to the Old Testament:• It is thoroughly evangelical in its perspective• It emphasizes “special introduction”—the study of individual books• It interacts in an irenic 4/5. Eminent biblical scholar Michael D.

Coogan offers here a wide-ranging and stimulating exploration of the Old Testament, illuminating its importance as history, literature, and sacred explains the differences between the Bible of Jewish tradition (the Hebrew Bible) and the Old Testament of Christianity, and also examines the different contents of the.

The Old Testament: A Very Short Introduction by Michael D. Coogan,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). A current and concise introduction to the largest component of the Bible examines the origins, history, and development of the Old Testament, along with the editorial history underlying its various parts, providing incisive commentary on the diverse books, including the five books of Moses, the prophetic books, the Psalms, and such shorter.

His books include An Introduction to the Old Testament, A Reader's Guide to the Bible, Reading Jesus's Bible, and commentaries on Psalms, Isaiah, and Daniel. He has also authored a Biblical Theology, the three-volume Old Testament Theology and the seventeen-volume Old Testament for Everyone series, and has published a translation of the entire.

Find books like The Old Testament: A Very Short Introduction from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Old Testament.Review of Tremper Longman III, "Introducing the Old Testament: A Short Guide to Its History and Message" (Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, ) in Journal for the Evangelical Study of the Old Testament, (): He is the author of An Introduction to the Old Testament Prophetic Books, Encountering the Book of Psalms, An Introduction to the Old Testament Prophetic Books, and An Introduction to the Old Testament Poetic Books.

Dr. Bullock resides in Wheaton, Illinois. "About this title" may belong to another edition of this title/5().