Item description for Narrative Reading, Narrative Preaching: Reuniting New Testament Interpretation and Proclamation by Joel B. Green & Michael III Pasquarello...
Overview A book that helps bridge the gap between biblical studies and preaching, to facilitate the renewal of Christian proclamation.
Publishers Description There is often an unfortunate division between the technical work of biblical scholars and the practical work of preachers who construct sermons each week. These two fields of study, which ought to be mutually informed and supportive, are more often practically divided by divergent methods, interests, and goals. Narrative Reading, Narrative Preaching aims to bridge that divide. Using narrative as an organizing theme, the contributors work through the New Testament offering examples of how interpretation can rightly inform proclamation. Three pairs of chapters feature an exemplary reading by a New Testament scholar followed by a sermon informed by that reading. Introductory and concluding chapters provide guidance for application of the model. Pastors and seminarians will find here a uniquely practical work that will help them with both the reading and preaching of Scripture.
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Studio: Baker Academic
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.51" Width: 5.54" Height: 0.61" Weight: 0.6 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2003
Publisher Baker Academic
ISBN 0801027217 ISBN13 9780801027215
Availability 0 units.
More About Joel B. Green & Michael III Pasquarello
Joel B. Green (PhD, University of Aberdeen) is dean of the School of Theology and professor of New Testament interpretation at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Theological Interpretation and has authored or edited numerous books, including the Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics. Lee Martin McDonald (PhD, University of Edinburgh), before his retirement, was professor of New Testament studies and president of Acadia Divinity College. He is the author or coauthor of several books, including The Story of Jesus in History and Faith, The Biblical Canon, and coeditor of The Canon Debate (with James Sanders). McDonald now lives in Mesa, Arizona.
Joel B. Green currently resides in Wilmore, in the state of Kentucky. Joel B. Green was born in 1956 and has an academic affiliation as follows - American Baptist Seminary of the West, Berkeley, California Fuller Th.