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In Search of Wisdom

Leo G Perdue (Ed)William Wiseman (Ed)Bernard Brandon Scott (Ed)

In Search of Wisdom

Leo G Perdue (Ed)William Wiseman (Ed)Bernard Brandon Scott (Ed)

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318 Pages

- Publisher This much-needed volume provides a comprehensive study of wisdom in the Hebrew Bible, in selected intertestamental and Rabbinic texts, and in the New Testament. Seventeen essays by leading scholars--including Joseph Blenkinsopp, Carole R. Fontaine. Michael V. Fox, Richard Horsley, David Winston, and Tina Pippin--help students identify and understand the presence of wisdom in the Bible and related literature.

- Publisher

This much-needed volume provides a comprehensive study of wisdom in the Hebrew Bible, in selected intertestamental and Rabbinic texts, and in the New Testament. An introductory essay summarizes the various meanings of wisdom in current research and offers an accurate understanding of the term. With seventeen essays by leading scholars, this helpful book allows students to identify and understand the presence of wisdom in the Bible and related literatures.



- Publisher

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About "In Search of Wisdom"

318 Pages
- Publisher

This much-needed volume provides a comprehensive study of wisdom in the Hebrew Bible, in selected intertestamental and Rabbinic texts, and in the New Testament. Seventeen essays by leading scholars--including Joseph Blenkinsopp, Carole R. Fontaine. Michael V. Fox, Richard Horsley, David Winston, and Tina Pippin--help students identify and understand the presence of wisdom in the Bible and related literature.
- Publisher

This much-needed volume provides a comprehensive study of wisdom in the Hebrew Bible, in selected intertestamental and Rabbinic texts, and in the New Testament. An introductory essay summarizes the various meanings of wisdom in current research and offers an accurate understanding of the term. With seventeen essays by leading scholars, this helpful book allows students to identify and understand the presence of wisdom in the Bible and related literatures.


- Publisher

Meet the Authors

Leo G Perdue (Ed)

Leo G. Perdue (Ph.D., Vanderbilt University) is President and Professor of the Hebrew Bible at Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University. He is the author of six books including most recently Proverbs (2000);Biblical Theology: Introducing the Conversation (2009), Wisdom and Creation: The Creation Theology of Wisdom Literature (2009); and The Postcolonial Bible Commentary (2012), the editor of ten collections, and has published more than 40 essays and journal articles.
Koorong -Editorial Review.

Bernard Brandon Scott (Ed)

Bernard Brandon Scott is the Darbeth Distinguished Professor of New Testament at Phillips Graduate Seminary at the University of Tulsa. He is also the author of "Hear Then the Parable: A Commentary on the Parables of Jesus."ýMargaret Dean is a former student at Phillips Graduate SeminaryýKristen Sparks is a former student at Phillips Graduate SeminaryýFrances LaZar is a former student at Phillips Graduate Seminary


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Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 98991
  • Product Code 0664252958
  • EAN 9780664252953
  • Pages 338
  • Department Academic
  • Category Biblical Studies
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
  • Publication Date Oct 1993
  • Dimensions 227 x 150 x 24 mm
  • Weight 0.024kg

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