The Character of God in the Book of Genesis: A Narrative Appraisal  -     By: W. Lee Humphreys
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The Character of God in the Book of Genesis: A Narrative Appraisal

Westminster John Knox Press / 2001 / Paperback

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W. Lee Humphreys uses recent developments in literary theory along with the Book of Genesis to show how God functions as a "character" in its narrative. Humphreys discusses the coherence and consistency of God as a character and the way in which God's character develops throughout the narrative. "The Character of God" brings us fresh insight in our reading of Genesis.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 296
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2001
Dimensions: 9 X 6 X 5/8 (inches)
ISBN: 0664223605
ISBN-13: 9780664223601

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By using recent developments in literary theory, W. Lee Humphreys uses Genesis to show how God functions as a character in the Genesis narrative. Very creatively, Humphreys explores the coherence and consistency of God as a character, the way in which God's character changes and develops throughout the narrative, and how giving attention to the character of God enriches our experience of reading Genesis.

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W. Lee Humphreys is Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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