Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Written By John J. Collins
Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Publsiher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 15 April 2018
  • ISBN : 1506446051
  • Pages : 622 pages
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Download or read book entitled Introduction to the Hebrew Bible by author: John J. Collins which was release on 15 April 2018 and published by Fortress Press with total page 622 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible> is one of the most reliable and widely adopted critical textbooks at undergraduate and graduate levels alike, and for good reason. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. The approach is ecumenical, in the sense that it seeks not to impose any particular theological perspective but to provide information and raise questions that should be relevant to any student. Collins proceeds through the canon of the Old Testament and the Apocrypha, judiciously presenting the current state of historical, archaeological, and literary understanding of the biblical text, and engaging the student in questions of significance and interpretation for the contemporary world. The third edition is presented in a new and engaging format with new maps and images. An index has been added to the volume for the first time.

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-15
  • Total pages : 622
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible> is one of the most reliable and widely adopted critical textbooks at undergraduate and graduate levels alike, and for good reason. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible ...

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John Joseph Collins
  • Publisher : Augsburg Fortress Publishers
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 622
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most reliable and widely adopted critical textbooks at undergraduate and graduate levels alike. The text is aimed explicitly at motivated students regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. Collins proceeds through the canon of the Old Testament ...

An Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

An Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : Sandra L. Gravett,Karla G. Bohmbach,F. V. Greifenhagen
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : This introduction to the Hebrew Bible begins with the most basic questions about the origins of the Hebrew Bible. It then explores how ancient Iraelites organized themselves in terms of power and state, and finally, delineates the larger questions of God and ideology within the canon....

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John Joseph Collins
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 324
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : A Short Introduction brings the erudition of John Collins's well-regarded Introduction to the Hebrew Bible with CD-ROM (2004) to a wider audience. A marvel of conciseness, A Short Introduction provides more student-friendly features than the larger Introduction, including new charts and maps, more illustrations, chapter summaries, illuminating vignettes, and selected bibliographies. ...

Reading the Old Testament Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Reading the Old Testament  Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : Barry L. Bandstra
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2008-07-02
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Teach your students how to read the Hebrew Bible and mine the rich Biblical text for significant literary, historical, and thematic meanings with this bestselling introduction to the Old Testament. Written by leading scholar Barry Bandstra, READING THE OLD TESTAMENT: INTRODUCTION TO THE HEBREW BIBLE, Fourth Edition combines engaging, conversational ...

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible Third Edition The Torah Pentateuch

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible  Third Edition   The Torah Pentateuch
  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2019-04-15
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and seminary classrooms. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. The third edition is presented ...

The Old Testament An Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

The Old Testament  An Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : Stephen Harris,Stephen L. Harris,Robert Platzner
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities Social
  • Release Date : 2007-09-11
  • Total pages : 422
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Designed for students undertaking their first systematic study of the Hebrew Bible, this text has two goals: to acquaint readers with the content and major themes of the biblical documents, and to introduce them to issues in biblical scholarship. Pedagogically rich and reader-friendly, this text was designed for conventional introductory ...

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-01
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : A marvel of conciseness, John J. Collins’ A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is quickly becoming one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and university classrooms. Here the erudition of Collins’ renowned Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is combined with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, ...

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : Tim Dowley
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-15
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : John J. Collins's A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and seminary classrooms. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. This more compact ...

Reading the Old Testament

Reading the Old Testament
  • Author : Barry L. Bandstra
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 581
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Preface. Reader's Introduction. Introduction. Reading RTOT. What is the Old Testament? Interpreting the Old Testament. Key Notions. The Biblical Story. Introduction. Pre-Israelite History. Early Israel. The Monarchy. Early Judaism. PART I: TORAH. Tora Prologue. Introduction. Authorship. Narrative Unity. Historicity. 1. Genesis 1-11. Introduction. Creation to the Flood. Recreation to the Ancestors. ...

The Hebrew Bible Today

The Hebrew Bible Today
  • Author : Steven L. McKenzie,Matt Patrick Graham
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 1998-01-01
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Dealing with each section of the canon, this book explains standard questions, paying special attention to where scholars agree and where they don't....

The Old Testament

The Old Testament
  • Author : Stephen L. Harris,Robert Leonard Platzner
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 512
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Designed for students undertaking their first systematic study of the Hebrew Bible, this text has two goals: to acquaint readers with the content and major themes of the biblical documents, and to introduce them to issues in biblical scholarship. Pedagogically rich and reader-friendly, this text was designed for conventional introductory ...

A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament

A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament
  • Author : Michael David Coogan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2011-11-02
  • Total pages : 455
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Engaging and accessible to students from all backgrounds, A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament: The Hebrew Bible in Its Context, Second Edition, is an updated, concise, and more pedagogical version of Michael D. Coogan's best-selling The Old Testament: A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures, Second Edition (...

An Introduction to Biblical Hebrew Syntax

An Introduction to Biblical Hebrew Syntax
  • Author : Bruce K. Waltke,Michael Patrick O'Connor,Caroll O'Connor
  • Publisher : Eisenbrauns
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 765
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Meeting the need for a textbook for classroom use after first year Hebrew grammar, Waltke and O'Connor integrate the results of modern linguistic study of Hebrew and years of experience teaching the subject in this book. In addition to functioning as a teaching grammar, this work will also be widely ...

A Study Companion to Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

A Study Companion to Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John Joseph Collins,Ryan P. Bonfiglio
  • Publisher : Augsburg Fortress Publishers
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 622
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : John J. Collinss Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most widely used textbooks in the world. Balanced and richly informative, it introduces current thinking and leads the student into the important interpretive questions. This Study Companion is tied directly to the Introduction and features essential primary readings ...