all ebooks in category: Old Testament Bible Study

Holy Resilience: The Bible's Traumatic Origins
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0300204566, 0300240007 | 336 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB

Human trauma gave birth to the Bible, suggests eminent religious scholar David Carr. The Bible’s ability to speak to suffering is a major reason why …

The Cambridge Companion to The Gospels (Cambridge Companions to Religion)
English | December 11, 2006 | ISBN: 0521002613 | 314 pages | PDF | 1.66 Mb

The four gospels are a central part of the Christian canon of scripture. In the faith of Christians, this canon constitutes a life-giving witness to …

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 …

Ancient Israel: The Former Prophets: Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Kings: A Translation with Commentary
English | ISBN: 0393082695 | 2013 | 880 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Robert Alter’s award-winning translation of the Hebrew Bible continues with the stirring narrative of Israel’s ancient history. To read the books of the Former Prophets …

Joseph and the Way of Forgiveness: A Biblical Tale Retold
2019 | ISBN: 1250237521 | English | 272 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

Stephen Mitchell’s gift is to breathe new life into ancient classics. In Joseph and the Way of Forgiveness, he offers us his riveting novelistic version …

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 …

Soundings in the Theology of Psalms: Perspectives and Methods in Contemporary Scholarship
English | ISBN: 0800697391 | 2010 | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The many introductions to the psalms available to readers tend to focus on various types and forms of psalms but overlook different theological approaches to …

Stump Kingdom: Isaiah 6-12
English | ISBN: 1527100065 | 128 pages | EPUB | July 22, 2017 | 0.50 Mb

Isaiah chapters 6-12 are overflowing with prediction, containing some of the most famous references in the Old Testament to the coming Messiah. Covering a time …

The Text-Critical Use of the Septuagint in Biblical Research
English | 2015 | ISBN: 157506328X | 248 pages | PDF | 7,4 MB

This handbook provides a practical guide for the student and scholar alike who wishes to use the Septuagint (LXX) in the text-critical analysis of the …