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  • History, Literature, and Society in the Book of Actsby Ben III Witherington

    Cambridge University Press 1996; US$ 70.00

    An interdisciplinary study of Acts by leading Old and New Testament and ancient history scholars. more...

  • Matthew's Emmanuelby David D. Kupp

    Cambridge University Press 1996; US$ 53.00

    Matthew uniquely highlights Jesus as 'Emmanuel', and Dr Kupp examines the implications of this 'presence' motif in this 1996 book. more...

  • Eschatology in the Makingby Victoria Balabanski

    Cambridge University Press 1997; US$ 47.00

    This 1997 study examines changes and developments, in three early Christian communities' expectations of Christ's return and the end of the world. more...

  • Holman Quicksource Guide to Understanding the Bibleby Kendell H. Easley

    B&H Publishing Group 2002; US$ 14.99

    If you've been wanting to get a better understanding of the bible, even if you've been reading it for years - this is the resource for you! This QuickSource Guide features one-sentence summaries, timelines, key terms, colorful maps and charts, quick-hitting details on who wrote what and why, and so much more. more...

  • L'identité de l'Église dans les Actes des apôtresby Simon David Butticaz

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 224.00

    The present monograph is the slightly modified publication of a doctoral thesis in theology presented in November 2009 at the University of Lausanne (CH). It results from a pressing question in New Testament: an appraisal of the relationship of the work of Luke, more precisely of his Acts of the Apostles, to the Jewish faith. This problem, to which... more...

  • Be Wise, My Son, and Make My Heart Gladby Christopher B. Ansberry

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 182.00

    In view of the various proposals concerning the nature and function of the book of Proverbs, the present study focuses on the social dimensions of the document within its distinct, literary context. That is, the study examines the nature and function of the sapiential material within its new performance context, viz., the discursive context, the Sitz... more...

  • Die Vertauschung des Erstgeburtssegens in der Genesisby Benedikt Hensel

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 210.00

    This study explores the literary phenomenon that, at crucial crossroads, the line of promise of ?Israel? is continued through the younger brother instead of the firstborn son, which is so important otherwise. This motif ofsubversion is limited to the book of Genesis, where it is used not less than twelve times. The analysis of forms, contexts and functions... more...

  • Representing the Pastby Rachelle L. Gilmour

    BRILL 2011; US$ 166.00

    Through literary analysis and comparison with modern historical theory, this volume examines the narrative representation of familiar historical concepts such as causation, significance, evaluation and coherence of past events in the book of Samuel. more...

  • Exploring Exodusby Nahum M. Sarna

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.95

    Sarna examines the distinctiveness of the Exodus narrative in light of ancient Near Eastern history and contemporaneous cultures--Egyptian, Assyrian, Canaanite, and Babylonian. In a new Foreword to the 1996 edition, Sarna takes up the debate over whether the exodus from Egypt really happened, clarifying the arguments on both sides and drawing us back... more...

  • In the Beginningby Karen Armstrong

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.00

    BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Karen Armstrong's Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life. In this fascinating book by the author of A History of God and Jerusalem, one of the best-known and least-understood books of the Bible is clarified for modern readers. Armstrong shows readers how the ancient tales of the Creation, the Fall, Cain... more...