Item description for OTL The Book of Amos (Old Testament Library) by Jorg Jeremias...
Overview Internationally renowned scholar Brevard Childs writes on what is arguably the Old Testament's most important theological book-Isaiah. Childs provides a fresh translation from the original Hebrew and discusses questions of text, language, historical background, and literary architecture. His critically informed, theological interpretaion of the text provides a creative and reading of Isaiah.
In this volume, Jeremias suggests that the book of Amos was produced through various stages over time. While he does write from a critical perspective, his creativity offers a sensitivity to literary issues within the text that is often missing from critical work.
The Old Testament Library provides fresh and authoritative treatments of important aspects of Old Testament study through commentaries and general surveys. The contributors are scholars of international standing.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.47" Weight: 0.65 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 1998
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
Series Old Testament Library
ISBN 0664227295 ISBN13 9780664227296
Availability 0 units.
More About Jorg Jeremias
Jorg Jeremias is Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Phillips University in Marburg, Germany.
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