The Bible makes sense

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Westminster John Knox Press, 1977 - Religion - 155 pages
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This unique how to book about the Bible goes beyond simply introducing major themes. The author offers an engaging biblical understanding of the world that leads to joy, life, and wholeness, described in an insightful synthesis tht enlivens the Scriptures. Brueggemann suggests that insiders to biblical faith will find energy and illumination that outsiders never guess at.

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Contents

The Possibility of a Fresh Perspective
9
Nurturing a Historical Imagination
29
Making Sense as an Insider
45
Copyright

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About the author (1977)

Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary. A past president of the Society of Biblical Literature, he is one of today's preeminent interpreters of Scripture.

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