Pauline Persuasion: A Sounding in 2 Corinthians 8-9 by Kieran O'Mahony

By Kieran O'Mahony

This is a booklet concerning the use of classical rhetoric in examining Paul. It starts off with an invaluable evaluation of some of the suggestions, and, within the gentle of the problems that emerge, it describes a rhetorical strategy that's then verified on 2 Corinthians 8-9. the following, the recommendation of the classical rhetorical manuals for developing a textual content is used-in opposite order-so as to discover the persuasive approach getting used by way of Paul as a result. this system ends up in a really new examining of the 2 chapters, which O'Mahony then proceeds to check opposed to the traditional paintings within the box by means of Hans Dieter Betz.

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Diglossia and Other Topics in New Testament Linguistics by Stanley E. Porter

By Stanley E. Porter

The first a part of this quantity features a precis of this crucial quarter of research in either Septuagintal and New testomony Greek, and a assessment of those concerns within the context of linguistic learn as a rule. A moment half contains contributions on elements of analysis into the Greek of either Testaments, that includes either new components of study, comparable to serious discourse research, and extra conventional matters comparable to the character of the Septuagint translation.

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Barriers Between Women by Paula J. Caplan Ph.D (auth.)

By Paula J. Caplan Ph.D (auth.)

This booklet is an exploration of a few of the mental and so­ cial-psychological components that experience created obstacles among ladies. specific awareness is paid to the daughter-mother dating. The content material is predicated on psychotherapy fabric, try out effects and conversations with sufferers and non-patients throughout a large age span. I received the cloth in my a number of roles as a clinician, researcher and theorist-and, continually, as a lady, with no matter what specified biases and designated understandings that may contain. simply because a lot of the e-book bargains with the advance of wom­ en's problems in relationships with different girls, the emphasis will frequently be on how the starting to be daughter feels in her courting along with her mom. The mother's emotions might be mentioned little or no for 2 purposes: to restrict the scope of this ebook and since a lot of what applies to the daughter additionally applies to the mummy. it is usually because of her personal reports as a daughter that the mummy encounters trouble in rearing her personal daughter or feeling com­ fortable approximately her skill to take action. however it is necessary for the reader to remember through the e-book that child-rearing is a frighten­ ing, tough activity no less than a part of the time for almost each mom. In any long term courting, one starts off to adventure one's personal wishes, and it really is easily human to need that the opposite individual within the dating (even an youngster or younger baby) could meet these needs.

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Making a Difference: Essays on the Bible and Judaism in by David J. A. Clines, Kent Harold Richards, Visit Amazon's

By David J. A. Clines, Kent Harold Richards, Visit Amazon's Jacob L. Wright Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Jacob L. Wright,

Tamara Cohn Eskenazi has a different position in modern biblical scholarship. one of the first to deliver a spotlight of scholarly cognizance to the interval of historical Israel's creativity after the Exile, she has additionally been a pace-setter in foregrounding the Jewish culture in the interpretative discourse of biblical students. And as a lady student, she has complicated the research of concerns within the Hebrew Bible that impinge at the issues of girls old and glossy. Tamara Eskenazi was once presented the 2008 nationwide Jewish publication Award for her quantity The Torah: A Women's remark and the 2011 nationwide Jewish ebook Award in Women's reports for her remark on Ruth within the Jewish booklet Society Bible statement sequence. The 26 articles provided to Tamara Eskenazi by way of her buddies during this quantity symbolize the diversity of her pursuits in all issues biblical and Jewish. From Genesis to the hot testomony to fashionable Hebrew fiction, from technical experiences at the prophets or Qumran to penetrating insights on her liked thinker Levinas, this quantity superbly represents the diversity and intensity of Jewish tradition. The members are Rachel Adler, Annette Aronowicz, Judith R. Baskin, Athalya Brenner, Mark G. Brett, Catherine Chalier, David J.A. Clines, William Cutter, Pamela Eisenbaum, David Ellenson, Lisbeth S. Fried, Frederick E. Greenspahn,  Sara Japhet, Gary N. Knoppers, Francis Landy, Adriane Leveen, Heather A. McKay, David L. Petersen, Jack M. Sasson, Jesper Svartvik, Marvin A. Sweeney, Phyllis Trible, Gene M. Tucker, Andrea L. Weiss, H.G.M. Williamson and Jacob L. Wright.

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Know Your Bible: All 66 Books Explained and Applied by Paul Kent

By Paul Kent

Comprehend Your Bible is a concise, easy-to-understand advisor to God's Word-giving you a worthy and noteworthy evaluate of all sixty six books. for every understand Your Bible presents information at the writer and time-frame, a ten-word synopsis, an extended (50-100 note) precis, concepts on what makes the e-book exact or strange, an inventory of key verses, and a "So, What?" component of useful software. it is a remarkable source for people and ministries!

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The serpent's promise : the Bible retold as science by Steve Jones

By Steve Jones

Revisits Bible tales as visible throughout the lens of recent technological know-how, trying to be sure if people are particularly descended from Adam and Eve and if Noah's nice flood was once truly a illustration of the tip of the Ice Age.

summary: Revisits Bible tales as noticeable throughout the lens of contemporary technological know-how, trying to verify if people are rather descended from Adam and Eve and if Noah's nice flood used to be truly a illustration of the tip of the Ice Age

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The 52 Greatest Stories of the Bible. A Devotional Study by Kenneth Boa

By Kenneth Boa

In trendy international, the elemental development blocks of a Christian worldview are frequently lacking in people's lives. to aid fill during this lacking details, The fifty two maximum tales of the Bible offers a foundational, transparent synthesis of the main major narratives of the Bible besides the consequences and functions of those interrelated tales. It provides the large tale in this type of method that it'll:
-connect the dots for readers of the Bible, demonstrating how each one person tale is admittedly one bankruptcy within the higher story
-show how Jesus is the purpose of the tale, in particular his loss of life and resurrection
-build a biblical worldview via exhibiting the reader how the Bible solutions the final word questions of existence

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