The Bible Makes Sense
This revised edition of The Bible Makes Sense is a unique how-to book about the Bible. Brueggemann proposes that Christians should approach the Bible not as a collection of ancient documents, but as our partner in an ongoing dialog about our life here and now. This book explains how to enter into this dialog, how to listen and how to respond. More than simply introducing readers to major themes, the author reveals an engaging biblical understanding of the world that leads to a life of joy, wholeness and peace. Suggestions for reflection, discussion and meditation on particular passages provide outlines for group study and for the individual reader's own prayerful Bible reading.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser 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
LibraryThing ReviewUser 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