Traditions of the Bible

From the creation and the tree of knowledge through the Exodus from Egypt and the journey to the promised land; James Kugel shows us how the earliest interpreters of the scriptures radically transformed the Bible.

Traditions of the Bible

From the creation and the tree of knowledge through the Exodus from Egypt and the journey to the promised land; James Kugel shows us how the earliest interpreters of the scriptures radically transformed the Bible.

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Traditions of the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 1055
Authors: James L. Kugel
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

From the creation and the tree of knowledge through the Exodus from Egypt and the journey to the promised land; James Kugel shows us how the earliest interpreters of the scriptures radically transformed the Bible.
Digging Through the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 381
Authors: Richard A. Freund
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Examines the uses and misuses of archeological evidence in the study of Biblical events and life in Bible times, and describes research on the Exodus, the early kings, Jesus, ancient women, synagogues, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and Bar Kockba.
The Text of the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: David S. New
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-26 - Publisher: McFarland

For 2000 years the Bible has provided evidence and witness for the beliefs of three major world religions. Some consider the Bible dangerous, while others have died for it, but the response to the Bible is always passionate. This book relates the story of such passions, from the Roman Empire
All the Music of the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 209
Authors: Herbert Lockyer
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers

An exploration of muscial expression in scripture and church hymnody.
Theologies of Liberation in Palestine-Israel
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Nur Masalha, Lisa Isherwood
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-29 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

This collection of essays concerns the development of contextualized theologies of liberation in Palestine and the indigenous Palestinian people's struggle for justice and liberation. The work is innovative because of its inclusion of indigenous perspectives within its remit and the introduction of new concepts such as civil liberation theology. The