A standard text now updated! Fine-tuning their discussion, Kaiser and Silva have added four new chapters on controversial issues---the roles of biblical theology and history in interpretation, dealing with contemporary questions not addressed in Scripture, and the New Testament's use of the Old Testament---to further enhance their balanced treatment of biblical hermeneutics. 400 pages, hardcover from Zondervan.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 352 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2007
Dimensions: 9.25 X 7.38 (inches) ISBN: 0310279518 ISBN-13: 9780310279518 Availability: In Stock
This standard hermeneutics text has been updated and expanded, allowing the authors to fine-tune their discussions on fundamental interpretive topics. Four new chapters have been added that address more recent controversial issues. The coauthors hold different viewpoints on many topics addressed, making for vibrant, thought-provoking dialogue on this crucial discipline.
Walter C. Kaiser Jr. (PhD, Brandeis University) is distinguished professor emeritus of Old Testament and president emeritus of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in South Hamilton, Massachusetts. Dr. Kaiser has written over 40 books, including Toward an Exegetical Theology: Biblical Exegesis for Preaching and Teaching; The Messiah in the Old Testament; and The Promise-Plan of God; and coauthored An Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics: The Search for Meaning. Dr. Kaiser and his wife, Marge, currently reside at Kerith Farm in Cedar Grove, Wisconsin. Dr. Kaisers website is www.walterckaiserjr.com.
Moisés Silva taught biblical studies at Westmont College, Westminster Theological Seminary, and Gordon-Conwell Seminary. He is the author or coauthor of eight books and the revising editor of the Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible.