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 ...

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. ...

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 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, ...

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 ...

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 (...

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 Hebrew Bible

The Hebrew Bible
  • Author : David M. Carr
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-06-08
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Discover the historical and social context of one of the most influential works ever written with this authoritative new resource The newly revised second edition of The Hebrew Bible: A Contemporary Introduction to the Christian Old Testament and Jewish Tanakh delivers a brief and up-to-date introduction to the Hebrew Bible/...

The Old Testament

The Old Testament
  • Author : Michael David Coogan,Michael D. Coogan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 572
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Lucidly written by a leading biblical scholar, this balanced, engaging, and up-to date introduction to the Hebrew scriptures distills the best of current scholarship. Employing the narrative chronology of the Bible itself and the history of the ancient Near East as a framework, author MichaelCoogan covers all the books of ...

Introduction to the Massoretico Critical Edition of the Hebrew Bible 2 Volumes

Introduction to the Massoretico Critical Edition of the Hebrew Bible  2 Volumes
  • Author : Christian D. Ginsburg
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2007-06-01
  • Total pages : 1050
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Contents Part I The Order of the Books The Sectional Divisions of the Text The Division into Chapters The Sedarim; or Tirennial Pericopes The Parshivoth; or Annual Pericopes The Divisions into Verses The Number of the Words The Number of the Letters Part II Dagesh and Raphe The Orthography The ...

A Basic Introduction to Biblical Hebrew with CD

A Basic Introduction to Biblical Hebrew  with CD
  • Author : Jo Ann Hackett
  • Publisher : Hendrickson Publishers
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Linguistics expert and long-time educator Hackett offers a robust introduction to biblical Hebrew grammar and the Masoretic text. All exercises from Hebrew to English are taken from the Old Testament: those in earlier lessons with slight modification suitable to the experience of the student; those exercises found in the later ...

Reframing Politics in the Hebrew Bible

Reframing Politics in the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : Mira Morgenstern
  • Publisher : Hackett Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-09-01
  • Total pages : 434
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : Inspired by the Enlightenment readings of Hebrew biblical texts generated in the seventeenth through the nineteenth centuries, Mira Morgenstern's Reframing Politics in the Hebrew Bible goes beyond the pioneering interpretations of various biblical texts penned by such noted Bible students as Spinoza, Rousseau, and Angelina Grimké to present an introduction ...

Introduction to the Old Testament

Introduction to the Old Testament
  • Author : J. Alberto Soggin
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 1989-01-01
  • Total pages : 644
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : This volume, a part of the Old Testament Library series, provides an introduction to the Old Testament. 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....

An Introduction to the Old Testament

An Introduction to the Old Testament
  • Author : David M. Carr
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-09-13
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 1506446051
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Summary : This comprehensive, introductory textbook is unique in exploring the emergence of the Hebrew Bible in the broader context of world history. It particularly focuses on the influence of pre-Roman empires, empowering students with a richer understanding of Old Testament historiography. Provides a historical context for students learning about the development ...