all ebooks in category: Old Testament Criticism & Interpretation

Myth, History, and Metaphor in the Hebrew Bible
English | March 28, 2019 | ISBN: 1108476198 | True PDF | 259 pages | 3.42 MB

This book examines the long-debated issue of the relationship between the Hebrew Bible and ancient Near Eastern myths. Using an innovative, interdisciplinary methodology that combines …

In the Beginning: A New Interpretation of Genesis
English | October 7, 1997 | ISBN: 0345406044 | 195 pages | EPUB | 0.29 Mb

“Karen Armstrong is a genius.”—A. N. Wilson As the foundation stone of the Jewish and Christian scriptures, The Book of Genesis unfolds some of the …

«Arcana Coelestia, Volume 2» by Emanuel Swedenborg
English | ISBN: 9783849640644 | EPUB | 0.6 MB

This is an exposition of the internal or spiritual sense of the books of Genesis and Exodus, according to the law of correspondences. It unfolds …

Adopting the Stranger as Kindred in Deuteronomy
English | ISBN: 0884143104, 0884143112 | 322 pages | PDF | November 9, 2018 | 4.23 Mb

Deuteronomy addresses social contexts of widespread displacement, an issue affecting 65 million people today. In this book Mark R. Glanville investigates how Deuteronomy fosters the …

«How to Read the Bible: A Guide to Scripture, Then and Now» by James L. Kugel
English | ISBN: 9781451689099 | EPUB | 3.8 MB

As soon as it appeared, How to Read the Bible was recognized as a masterwork, “awesome, thrilling” (The New York Times), “wonderfully interesting, extremely well …

The Hebrew Bible and History: Critical Readings
English | ISBN: 0567672670 | 2018 | 592 pages | PDF | 3 MB

These critical readings explore the history of ancient Israel, from the Late Bronze Age to the Persian period, as it relates to the Bible. Selected …