The School Tradition of the Old Testament: The Bampton by E. W. Heaton

By E. W. Heaton

The books of the outdated testomony are usually regarded as being distant and "primitive" compared to different biblical literature. in truth, they have been written through completely discovered males, knowledgeable within the conventional colleges of historical Israel. This e-book offers a clean and enlivening case for the powerful effect which this education should have had at the writers of the tales, poetry, and proverbs of the Bible.

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Elijah by Jacquelyn Frank

By Jacquelyn Frank

He's often called the Warrior Captain - a grasp of each weapon, a fierce soldier sworn to guard his variety. strong, relentless, cruel, Elijah has consistently received each conflict he is ever taken on - formerly. Ambushed through necromancers, he's left for useless merely to be came across by means of the lady who may well rather well convey the ultimate blow...Siena, the Lycanthrope Queen. With 3 centuries of warring, little greater than a decade of uneasy peace has existed among the Lycanthropes and Elijah's humans. Now, after a life of suspicion, the warrior in Elijah is ate up with a unique conflict - profitable Siena's middle via giving her excitement past all obstacles. What starts off as allure and arousal quickly burns right into a ardour with effects that may echo in the course of the a while for either their humans. And as would-be enemies develop into inseparable fanatics, one other danger ways, one with the facility to wreck them all...

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Der Tyroszyklus des Ezechielbuches by Markus Saur

By Markus Saur

Die vorliegende Studie widmet sich einer genauen examine der Tyrosworte des Ezechielbuches, die im Alten testomony in Ez 26-28 überliefert sind. In einem ersten Hauptteil wird der alttestamentliche textual content literargeschichtlich eingeordnet. Im zweiten Teil wird die Geschichte der phönizischen Küstenstadt Tyros im 1. Jahrtausend v.Chr. rekonstruiert, wobei die Tyrosworte des Ezechielbuches als Quelle für die Rekonstruktion dieser Geschichte herangezogen werden. In einem dritten Teil wird das Bild von Tyros und dessen Entwicklung im Alten testomony insgesamt untersucht.

The current learn is dedicated to a precise research of the Oracles opposed to Tyre within the ebook of Ezekiel, that are passed down within the previous testomony in Ez 26-28. the 1st major part locates the previous testomony textual content inside of literary background. the second one part reconstructs the heritage of the coastal urban of Tyre within the 1st millennium BC, utilizing the Oracles opposed to Tyre from the publication of Ezekiel as a resource for the reconstruction of this heritage. a 3rd part examines just like Tyre and its improvement within the previous testomony as an entire.

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Gibeon, Where the Sun Stood Still: The Discovery of the by James B. Pritchard

By James B. Pritchard

This first book-length presentation of the result of our excavations at el-Jib has been written for the final reader who's serious about the contribution that archaeology has made to the biblical historical past of the site.... In telling the tale of Gibeon i've got attempted to teach how the story of town opened up week by way of week and yr via 12 months via excavation and learn. i've got sought to offer in those pages a individually performed travel, because it have been, of the ruins of historical Gibeon and what we've seen in them.... the result of the excavations at el-Jib are designated in that they are often comparable with a excessive measure of simple task to express occasions defined within the outdated testomony. For the 1st time within the historical past of medical archaeology within the land of the Bible a precise position identify of a biblical urban, smartly incised on clay, has been chanced on below conditions which ascertain the id of the identify with the ruins.--from the Preface

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Who Wrought the Bible? Unveiling the Bible’s Aesthetic by Yair Mazor

By Yair Mazor

Approaching the Hebrew Bible as a piece of literary artwork, Yair Mazor examines its many genres, together with historic narratives, poetic narratives, poetry, psalms, and songs. Line drawings from a past due nineteenth-century Bible illustrate the various most renowned scenes in scripture, suggesting one other aesthetic layer of the textual content. via breaking the Bible into constituent elements, Mazor strains the diversity of its writing types, reconfiguring the paintings as a literary university and an inventive masterpiece. He indicates how the aesthetics of the texts that include the Bible serve its over-arching message, and he develops a literary portrait of its authors by means of interpreting their cryptic aesthetic devices.

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King Josiah of Judah: The Lost Messiah of Israel by Marvin A. Sweeney

By Marvin A. Sweeney

King Josiah of Judah is a determine of awesome value for the historical past of Israel. utilizing synchronic and diachronic analyses of the Deuteronomistic heritage, Deuteronomy, and chosen prophetic books, Marvin Sweeney reconstructs the ideological views of King Josiah's application of non secular and nationwide recovery.

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Genesis: Beginning and Blessing (Preaching the Word) by R. Kent Hughes

By R. Kent Hughes

The e-book of Genesis comprises probably the most appealing and famous tales within the Bible: the backyard, the flood, the tower of Babel, and the lives of the patriarchs. yet those are greater than simply sturdy tales. They lay the foundation for God's dating with humanity and for his plan for our salvation, making Genesis foundational to realizing every thing else that occurs within the Bible. Genesis finds a lot approximately human nature and the character of God. From the activities of the 1st guy and girl, we see the place our rebellious, sinful nature originates. and during the entire ebook we see the hand of a sovereign God who's loving and merciful, yet additionally simply and holy. many times in Genesis, God showers his grace upon unfit humanity, giving us our first tastes of God's enduring faithfulness that shines through the whole Bible. R. Kent Hughes, revered pastor and writer of many different commentaries during this sequence, takes readers again to the start of the Bible and strikes via Genesis with cautious exegesis. He explores the perfectly crafted constitution of the publication in addition to the weighty subject matters it comprises. in case you hold forth, train, and research God's notice, this exceedingly exact paintings will exhibit a lot approximately the beginnings of God's nice tale.

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