Isaiah's Vision & the Family of God   -     By: Katheryn Pfisterer Darr
Buy Item InStock31.50$31.50 Retail: $35.00 Save 10% ($3.50) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Isaiah's Vision & the Family of God

Westminster John Knox Press / 1994 / Paperback

$31.50 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $35.00
|
Save 10% ($3.50)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW425537X

SPRING-CYBER-WEEK
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)

Product Description

This timely series explores current trends within the discipline of biblical interpretation by dealing with the literary qualities of the Bible: the play of its language, the coherence of its final form, and the relationships between text and readers. Biblical interpreters are being challenged to take responsibility for the theological, social, and ethical implications of their readings. This series encourages original readings that breach the confines of traditional biblical criticism.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN: 066425537X
ISBN-13: 9780664255374
Availability: In Stock
Series: Literary Currents in Biblical Interpretation

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Reading Isaiah: Poetry And Vision - Slightly Imperfect
    Reading Isaiah: Poetry And Vision - Slightly Imperfect
    Peter D. Quinn-Miscall
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2001 / Trade Paperback
    $21.60 Retail: $30.00 Save 28% ($8.40)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW23696DA
  2. Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Prophets
    Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Prophets
    J. Gordon McConville
    IVP Academic / 2016 / Trade Paperback
    $16.99 Retail: $25.00 Save 32% ($8.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW853120
  3. Prophecy and Apocalyptic: An Annotated Bibliography   - Slightly Imperfect
    Prophecy and Apocalyptic: An Annotated Bibliography - Slightly Imperfect
    Baker Academic / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $6.99 Retail: $28.00 Save 75% ($21.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW026010DA
  4. Reading Daniel as a Text in Theological Hermeneutics
    Reading Daniel as a Text in Theological Hermeneutics
    Aaron B. Hebbard
    Pickwick Publications / 2009 / Hardcover
    $43.00
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW252735

Related Products

  1. Origen: Homilies 1-14 on Ezekiel
    Origen: Homilies 1-14 on Ezekiel
    Thomas P. Scheck, trans.
    Paulist Press / 2010 / Hardcover
    $28.76 Retail: $31.95 Save 10% ($3.19)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW10567X
  2. Isaiah 34-35:  A Nightmare - A Dream
    Isaiah 34-35: A Nightmare - A Dream
    Peter Miscall
    Continuum International / 1999 / Hardcover
    $191.25
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW59871
  3. Yahweh Is Exalted in Justice: Solidarity and Conflict in Isaiah
    Yahweh Is Exalted in Justice: Solidarity and Conflict in Isaiah
    Thomas L. Leclerc
    Augsburg Fortress / Trade Paperback
    $26.13
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW0632559
  4. Cave Quest VBS 2016: Bible Memory Buddies, Set of 5
    Cave Quest VBS 2016: Bible Memory Buddies, Set of 5
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $2.96 Retail: $3.29 Save 10% ($0.33)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW73217X

Publisher's Description

Using a pragmatic, reader-orientated approach and informed by contemporary theory of metaphor and related topics, Katheryn Darr examines the meaning and functions of child and female imagery for sequential readers of the Isaiah scroll in its entirety. Having identified the associated commonplaces surrounding such tropes--a necessary task if one is to construe the figurative language of another society and culture competently--she turns specifically to rebellious child and personified city (and nation) imagery.

The Literary Currents in Biblical Interpretation series explores current trends within the discipline of biblical interpretation by dealing with the literary qualities of the Bible: the play of its language, the coherence of its final form, and the relationships between text and readers. Biblical interpreters are being challenged to take responsibility for the theological, social, and ethical implications of their readings. This series encourages original readings that breach the confines of traditional biblical criticism.

Author Bio

Katheryn Pfisterer Darr is Professor of Hebrew Bible at the Boston University School of Theology in Boston, Massachusetts. She was a 1989winner of Boston University's prestigious Metcalf Award for Excellence in Teaching. She is the author of several books, essays, and articles.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search