Item description for SCM Studyguide to the Old Testament (SCM Studyguides) by John Holdsworth...
Overview This undergraduate textbook provides an introduction to the Old Testament by drawing the reader into the subject, explaining that whilst it is a puzzling book, the many different ways to read it make it also a very exciting book. Aimed at students with or without a religious background, the author explains challenging concepts in an accessible way, and encourages the reader to think independently and interact with the text by introducing questions and areas for reflection along the way. Covering all the core topics provided by a typical year one Old Testament course, this Study Guide could easily be used as a course textbook.
Publishers Description This SCM Study Guide to the Old Testament guides the newcomer to Old Testament studies easily and smoothly through the myriad of interpretations of this ancient text. Explaining difficult concepts, and ensuring space for the reader to reflect independently on topics throughout, this accessible textbook is aimed specifically at those who want to make connections between their own experience and the Old Testament text in a way which enables each to be transformed by the other. It provides the reader with matter to reflect upon and presents Biblical text in a way that makes reflection - and understanding - possible.
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Studio: SCM Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.15" Width: 6.85" Height: 0.52" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 2005
Publisher SCM Press
Edition Student/Stdy Gde
Series SCM Studyguide
ISBN 0334029856 ISBN13 9780334029854
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