The Bible Makes Sense

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Westminster John Knox Press, 2001 - Religion - 102 pages
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This is a simple yet comprehensive how to book for people wanting to make sense of those parts of the Bible that are often misunderstood or avoided because of their perceived complexity. It allows for individual and group reflection, discussion and meditation.

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User Review  - jdrtsn - LibraryThing

This simple but straight forward book gives anyone who wants to understand the Bible a wonderful place to start. The book is short but it gives you a taste of Brueggemann's style, deft writing and ... Read full review

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User Review  - jd234512 - LibraryThing

This was a very appropriate and important book for me to be reading at this point. I have recently gotten into theology quite a bit more(at least on a more scholarly level) but have found myself ... Read full review

About the author (2001)

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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