Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes

Written By E. Randolph Richards
Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes
  • Publsiher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 31 July 2012
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
  • Pages : 240 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 11 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes by author: E. Randolph Richards which was release on 31 July 2012 and published by InterVarsity Press with total page 240 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Brandon O'Brien and Randy Richards shed light on the ways that Western readers often misunderstand the cultural dynamics of the Bible. Identifying nine areas where commonplaces of modern Western thought diverge with the text, the authors ask us to reconsider long-held opinions about our most beloved book.

Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes

Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes
  • Author : E. Randolph Richards,Brandon J. O'Brien
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2012-07-31
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : Brandon O'Brien and Randy Richards shed light on the ways that Western readers often misunderstand the cultural dynamics of the Bible. Identifying nine areas where commonplaces of modern Western thought diverge with the text, the authors ask us to reconsider long-held opinions about our most beloved book....

MISREADING SCRIPTURE WITH WESTERN EYES

MISREADING SCRIPTURE WITH WESTERN EYES
  • Author : BRANDON J.. RICHARDS O'BRIEN (E.RANDOLPH.)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Misreading Scripture with Individualist Eyes

Misreading Scripture with Individualist Eyes
  • Author : E. Randolph Richards,Richard James
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-13
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : The Bible was written within collectivist cultures, and it's easy for Westerners to misinterpret—or miss—important elements. Combining the expertise of a biblical scholar and a missionary practitioner, this essential guidebook explores the deep social structures of the ancient Mediterranean, stripping away individualist assumptions and helping us read the ...

Paul Behaving Badly

Paul Behaving Badly
  • Author : E. Randolph Richards,Brandon J. O'Brien
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2016-11-01
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : Randolph Richards and Brandon O'Brien explore the complicated persona and teachings of the apostle Paul. Unpacking his personal history and cultural context, they show how Paul both offended Roman perspectives and scandalized Jewish sensibilities, revealing a vision of Christian faith that was deeply disturbing to others in his day and ...

Interpreter A Journal of Mormon Scripture Volume 12 2014

Interpreter  A Journal of Mormon Scripture  Volume 12  2014
  • Author : Daniel C. Peterson,Jeffrey M. Bradshaw,Daniel Oswald
  • Publisher : The Interpreter Foundation
  • Release Date : 2014-12-20
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : This is volume 12 (2014) of Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture published by The Interpreter Foundation. It contains articles on a variety of topics including thoughts on reason and experience, two reviews of Wunderli's An Imperfect Book, a postmodernist reading of 1 and 2 Nephi, axes mundi in Mesoamerica and the Book of ...

Read Up

Read Up
  • Author : Lorraine Caulton
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-28
  • Total pages : 113
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : Dear fellow reader, Reading is a solitary act. For many of us it is a form of retreat—a welcomed silence and deserved rest from our demanding routines. We have our favorite spot in the house: the unmade bed, the couch long enough to doze on, or maybe the off-limits ...

Ministering in Patronage Cultures

Ministering in Patronage Cultures
  • Author : Jayson Georges
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-12
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : Patronage is a central part of global cultures and the biblical story of God's mission, yet many Westerners misunderstand or ignore this concept. In this resource for ministry practitioners and lay Christians alike, Jayson Georges brings his crosscultural experience and biblical insights to bear on the topic of patronage, with ...

Interpreter A Journal of Mormon Scripture Volume 7 2013

Interpreter  A Journal of Mormon Scripture  Volume 7  2013
  • Author : The Interpreter Foundation
  • Publisher : The Interpreter Foundation
  • Release Date : 2013-12-19
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : This is volume 7 (2013) of Interpreter: A Journal of Mormon Scripture published by The Interpreter Foundation. It contains articles on a variety of topics including a transcript of a talk by Elder Neal A. Maxwell, an essay on morality and freedom, a book review of Misreading Scripture with Western Eyes, a ...

A Little Book for New Bible Scholars

A Little Book for New Bible Scholars
  • Author : E. Randolph Richards,Joseph R. Dodson
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2017-05-09
  • Total pages : 126
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : Many young Bible scholars are passionate for the Scriptures. But is passion enough? Randolph Richards and Joseph Dodson encourage students of the Bible with wisdom from years of experience. Full of warmth, humor, and an infectious love for Scripture, this book invites a new generation of young scholars to dig ...

Rediscovering Jesus

Rediscovering Jesus
  • Author : David B. Capes,Rodney Reeves,E. Randolph Richards
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2015-08-08
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : A textbook introduction to Jesus as he is presented in the Gospels and letters of the New Testament as well as outside the New Testament in gnostic gospels, historical Jesus studies, Islam, Mormonism, film and American culture. Following the format of Rediscovering Paul, there are ample sidebars exploring contexts and ...

Rediscovering Paul

Rediscovering Paul
  • Author : E. Randolph Richards,David B. Capes,Rodney Reeves
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2017-11-21
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : For some of us, the apostle Paul is intimidating, prickly, and unpredictable. But maybe it's time to get to know Paul on his own terms. Drawing on the best of contemporary scholarship, and with language shaped by conversations with today's students, this expanded edition of Rediscovering Paul gives fresh consideration ...

Paul and First Century Letter Writing

Paul and First Century Letter Writing
  • Author : E. Randolph Richards
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2004-10-22
  • Total pages : 252
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : Informed by the historical evidence and with a sharp eye for telltale clues in the Apostle Paul's letters, E. Randolph Richards takes us into his world and places us on the scene with Paul the letter writer offering a glimpse that overthrows our preconceptions and offers a new perspective on ...

Demanding Liberty

Demanding Liberty
  • Author : Brandon J. O'Brien
  • Publisher : IVP Books
  • Release Date : 2018-04-24
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : Historian Brandon O'Brien unveils an untold story of religious liberty in America. Between theocracy and secularism, Baptist pastor Isaac Backus contended for a third way—religious liberty and freedom of conscience for all Americans, regardless of belief. Backus's ideas impacted his era, giving us insight into how people of faith ...

Rediscovering Paul

Rediscovering Paul
  • Author : David B. Capes,Rodney Reeves,E. Randolph Richards
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2011-09-28
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : David Capes, Rodney Reeves and E. Randolph Richards attempt to transform students' vague appreciation of Paul by confronting them with the man who was the talk of the marketplace from Ephesus to Athens. Informed by contemporary scholarship and refined in the classroom, this textbook promises to renew investment in the ...

The Story of Israel

The Story of Israel
  • Author : C. Marvin Pate,J. Scott Duvall,J. Daniel Hays,E. Randolph Richards,W. Dennis Tucker Jr.,Preben Vang
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2004-10-22
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780830863471
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Summary : This book by C. Marvin Pate, J. Scott Duvall, J. Daniel Hays, E. Randolph Richards, W. Dennis Tucker Jr. and Preben Vang explores the unitive theme of the story of Israel from Genesis to Revelation--offering both close-up examinations of key texts and panoramic shots of the biblical terrain to unfold ...