Texts That Linger Words That Explode

Texts That Linger Words That Explode➽ [Reading] ➿ Texts That Linger Words That Explode By Walter Brueggemann ➲ – Heartforum.co.uk The Old Testament theologian extraordinaire reflects on the meaning of Israel s prophets for today s world The Old Testament theologian extraordinaire reflects on the Linger Words eBook ✓ meaning of Israel s prophets for today s world.

Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor of Linger Words eBook ✓ Old Testament Emeritus at Columbia Theological Seminary He is the world s leading interpreter of the Old Testament and is the author of numerous books, including Westminster John Knox Press best sellers such as Genesis and First and Second Samuel in the Interpretation series, An Introduction to the Old Testament The Canon and Texts That MOBI :Ä Christian Imagination, and Reverberations of Faith A Theological Handbook of Old Testament Themes.

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  • Paperback
  • 156 pages
  • Texts That Linger Words That Explode
  • Walter Brueggemann
  • English
  • 08 January 2018
  • 0800632311

10 thoughts on “Texts That Linger Words That Explode

  1. Leah says:

    In the first book of this 3 book series of collected lectures, The Covenanted Self, Walter Brueggemann discussed creation in covenant with Creator especially regarding the life giving words of the Ten Commandments of the Sinai Covenant and their later interpretation by Jesus of Nazareth as the Great Commandment to love God, Neighbor, and self In Texts that Linger, Words that Explode, the second group of considerations of mostly texts from the Hebrew scriptures, the author emphasizes prophetic In the first book of this 3 book series of collected lectures, The Covenanted Self, Walter Brueggemann discussed creation in covenant with Creator especially regarding the life giving words of the Ten Commandments of the Sinai Covenant and their later interpretation by Jesus of Nazareth as the Great Commandment to love God, Neighbor, and self In Texts that Linger, Words that Explode, the second group of considerations of mostly texts from the Hebrew scriptures, the author emphasizes prophetic words, warnings, and promises from the Hebrew bible, relates them to the fully texted page 8 community of the New Testament, and insists upon the ongoing necessity of obedient, covenantal life in our own commodity saturated context It s a logical continuation to contemplate dangers and outcomes of not following the Spirit of the Sinai Covenant, of not living justly with one another and with all creation, of not making God and neighbor a priority, of succumbing to temptations of fear, anxiety, and those still present spurious allurements of consumerism and bling As he almost always does, Walter Brueggemann reminds us the baptized, gospeled, fully texted community in which we gather around word and sacrament is the foundation of our own lives in resistance to death dealing temptations, in embrace of resurrection risking obedience It s impossible to highlight and cite the 80% 90% of everything in this series I found important, so I trust you ll consider reading these books for yourself Deep Memory, Exuberant Hope, is the third and last book of the series

  2. Gary Froseth says:

    Wow Brueggemann powerfully explores texts that linger through the tradition until they encounter the proper historical circumstance that allows new meaning to explode for the sake of the marginalized Another excellent read

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