This survey is written by a diverse group of male and female biblical scholars from various denominational, racial and ethnic backgrounds. It provides introductory content for each book of the Old Testament and Apocrypha, and includes articles that treat historical, socio-cultural, literary, and theological issues. Helpful maps, charts and outlines as well as the Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek along with transliterations and translations for key points are included for the student who wishes to delve deeper. This volume is based on the introductory materials found in the New Interpreter's Bible series.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 648 Vendor: Abingdon Press Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 10.25 X 7.5 (inches) ISBN: 0687053447 ISBN-13: 9780687053445 Availability: In Stock
The First and Second Books of Samuel - Bruce C. Birch
The First and Second Book of Kings - Choon Leong Seow
The First and Second Book of Chronicles - Leslie C. Allen
The Book of Ezra and Nehemiah - Ralph W. Klein
The Book of Esther - Sidnie White Crawford
Introduction to Hebrew Poetry - Adele Berlin
The Book of Job - Carol A. Newsom
The Book of Psalms - J. Clinton McCann, Jr.
Introduction to Wisdom Literature - Richard J. Clifford, S.J.
The Book of Proverbs - Raymond C. Van Leeuwen
The Book of Ecclesiastes - W. Sibley Towner
Song of Songs - Renita J. Weems
Introduction to the Prophetic Literature - David L. Petersen
The Book of Isaiah 1-39 - Gene M. Tucker
The Book of Isaiah 40-66 - Christopher R. Seitz
The Book of Jeremiah - Patrick D. Miller
The Book of Lamentations - Kathleen M. O'Connor
The Book of Ezekiel - Katheryn Pfisterer Darr
Introduction to Apocalyptic Literature - Frederick J. Murphy
The Book of Daniel - Daniel L. Smith-Christopher
The Book of Hosea - Gale A. Yee
The Book of Joel - Elizabeth Achtemeier
The Book of Amos - Donald E. Gowan
The Book of Obadiah - Samuel Pagán
The Book of Jonah - Phyllis Trible
The Book of Micah - Daniel J. Simundson
The Book of Nahum - Francisco O. García-Treto
The Book of Habakkuk - Theodore Hiebert
The Book of Zephaniah - Robert A. Bennett
The Book of Haggai - W. Eugene March
The Book of Zechariah - Ben C. Ollenburger
The Book of Malachi - Eileen M. Schuller, O.S.U.
The Book of Tobit - Irene Nowell, O.S.B.
The Book of Judith - Lawrence M. Wills
The Additions to Esther - Sidnie White Crawford
The First Book of Maccabees - Robert Doran
The Second Book of Maccabees - Robert Doran
The Book of Baruch - Anthony J. Saldarini
The Letter of Jeremiah - Anthony J. Saldarini
The Book of Wisdom - Michael Kolarcik, S.J.
The Book of Sirach - James L. Crenshaw
The Additions to Daniel - Daniel L. Smith Christopher
Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary. A past president of the Society of Biblical Literature, he is one of today's preeminent interpreters of Scripture.