God, Israel and the World
This item is in stock and will be dispatched within 48 hours.
More than 50 units in stock.
Publisher: Darton,Longman & Todd Ltd
Number of Pages: 304
Width: 17 cm
Height: 24 cm
A comprehensive and lively introduction to the Old Testament, suitable for sixth-form, university and ministerial students, as well as the interested general reader. It provides a complete course covering history, archaeology, geography and textual interpretation. Its core is a set of chapters on central biblical themes including the nature of God, human suffering, ethics, the relation of God to Israel and the covenant. There are detailed chapters on aspects such as prophecy, worship, law, apocalyptic and wisdom literature and historiography. The book is extensively illustrated and easily navigable with icons, sidebars and boxes providing helpful information and questions for discussion.