The Critical Meaning of the Bible (Google eBook)

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Paulist Press, Jan 1, 1981 - Religion - 150 pages
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Significant essays from this well-known biblical scholar.
  

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Contents

The Human Word of the Almighty God
1
What the Biblical Word Meant and What It Means
23
Scholars Against the Church Fact or Fiction?
45
Why Does Biblical Scholarship Move the Church So Slowly?
64
Moving All Christians to Think
82
An Example Rethinking the Priesthood Biblically for All
96
Moving All the Churches To Reform
107
An Example Rethinking the Episcopate of the NT Churches
124
List of Abbreviations
147
Author Index
148
Subject Index
149
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Page 152 - For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and spirit, of joints and marrow, and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart.

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Brown was the Auburn Distinguished Professor of Biblical Studies at Union Theological Seminary in New York City.

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