Living Countertestimony: Conversations with Walter Brueggemann  -     By: Walter Brueggemann, Samuel E. Balentine, Carolyn J. Sharp
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Living Countertestimony: Conversations with Walter Brueggemann

Westminster John Knox Press / 2012 / Paperback

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Brueggemann is one of the world's leading Old Testament authorities. That's why it's so vital to learn which factors precipitated his views; how his positions differ from various contemporaries'; what he believes to be his major discoveries and disappointments. Trims down this giant to his essentials. 176 pages, softcover. Westminster John Knox.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 176
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2012
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0664234259
ISBN-13: 9780664234256

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Publisher's Description

This volume invites readers to get up close and personal with one of the most respected and beloved writers of the last four decades. Carolyn J. Sharp has transcribed numerous table conversations between Walter Brueggemann and his colleagues and former students, in addition to several of his addresses and sermons from both academic and congregational settings. The result is the essential Brueggemann: readers will learn about his views on scholarship, faith, and the church; get insights into his "contagious charisma," grace, and charity; and appreciate the candid reflections on the fears, uncertainties, and difficulties he faced over the course of his career. Anyone interested in Brueggemann's work and thoughts will be gifted with thought-provoking, inspirational reading from within these pages.

Author Bio

Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary. An ordained minister in the United Church of Christ (UCC), he is a world-renowned Old Testament scholar and the author of dozens of books and hundreds of articles.

Carolyn J. Sharp is Professor of Hebrew Scriptures at Yale Divinity School. Among her books are Wrestling the Word: The Hebrew Scriptures and the Christian Believer and Old Testament Prophets for Today, published by Westminster John Knox Press.

Editorial Reviews

"Anyone who does not believe that understanding something of the person deepens one’s appreciation for his published work will have a change of mind after reading this worthwhile project." Daniel L. Smith-Christopher, Loyola Marymount University


"This living testimony, or countertestimony, is a stirring witness to the author whose words have shaped our faith and imagination for more than four decades." Louis Stulman, University of Findlay


"Anyone who does not believe that understanding something of the person deepens one's appreciation for his published work will have a change of mind after reading this worthwhile project." Daniel L. Smith-Christopher, Loyola Marymount University


"A collection of remarkably candid and insightful interviews and conversations with Brueggemann." Dennis T. Olson, Princeton Theological Seminary

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