A Cultural Handbook to the Bible

Analyzes sixty-three subjects from the Bible from a cross-cultural perspective.

A Cultural Handbook to the Bible

Analyzes sixty-three subjects from the Bible from a cross-cultural perspective.

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A Cultural Handbook to the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: John J. Pilch
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-21 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

Analyzes sixty-three subjects from the Bible from a cross-cultural perspective.
Handbook of Biblical Social Values, Third Edition
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: John J. Pilch, Bruce Malina
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-04 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Values are culturally specific. This handbook explains select biblical social values in their Mediterranean cultural contexts. Some examples of values are altruism, freedom, family-centeredness, obedience, parenting, and power. Though the English words for the values described here would be familiar to readers (e.g., altruism) the meanings of such words differ
A Handbook to Old Testament Exegesis
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: William P. Brown
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-17 - Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

Designed for both Hebrew and non-Hebrew students, A Handbook to Old Testament Exegesis offers a fresh, hands-on introduction to exegesis of the Old Testament. William P. Brown begins not with the biblical text itself but with the reader, helping students to identify their own interpretive lenses before engaging the biblical
The Lion Handbook to the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 816
Authors: Pat Alexander, David Alexander
Categories: Bible
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Lion Books

The Lion Handbook to the Bible was first published in 1973 and has been continuously in print ever since, selling over 3 million copies worldwide. This fascinating guide to the book that has intrigued and inspired millions of people for thousands of years comprises an authoritative yet accessible commentary on
Handbook of Biblical Social Values
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: John J. Pilch, Bruce J. Malina
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

Values are culturally specific. This handbook explains select biblical social values in their Mediterranean cultural contexts. Some examples of values are altruism, freedom, family-centeredness, obedience, parenting, and power. Though the English words for the values described here would be familiar to readers (e.g., altruism) the meanings of such words differ