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Reading Genesis Well
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: C. John Collins
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-13 - Publisher: Zondervan Academic

What does it mean to be a good reader of Genesis 1-11? What does it mean to take these ancient stories seriously and how does that relate to taking them literal
Reading Genesis After Darwin
Language: en
Pages: 269
Authors: Stephen C. Barton
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

First, the authors explore how the scriptures were interpreted before the time of Darwin. Part II presents essays on the real history of the Darwin controversie
Reading Genesis 1-2
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: J Daryl Charles
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-03 - Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers

Today's evangelical community faces a multitude of questions about the creation of the cosmos and the beginning of human history and-quite naturally-we look to
Reading Genesis in the Long Eighteenth Century
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Ana M. Acosta
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-05 - Publisher: Routledge

In a reassessment of the long-accepted division between religion and enlightenment, Ana Acosta here traces a tissue of readings and adaptations of Genesis and S
Reading Genesis
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Beth Kissileff
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Deuteronomy 32:47 says the Pentateuch should not be 'an empty matter.' This new anthology from Beth Kissileff fills Genesis with meaning, gathering intellectual
The Cambridge Companion to Genesis
Language: en
Pages: 389
Authors: Bill T. Arnold
Categories: Bibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-12 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Essays explaining diverse methods and reading strategies, providing a dependable guide to understanding the Book of Genesis.
Old Testament Cosmology and Divine Accommodation
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: John W. Hilber
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-03 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

In order to reconcile the discrepancies between ancient and modern cosmology, confessional scholars from every viewpoint on the interpretation of the early chap
Reading Genesis Politically
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Martin Sicker
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Sicker examines the first eleven chapters of the biblical book of Genesis to search out the Mosaic political philosophy and normative political theory underlyin
Reconsidering Creation Ex Nihilo in Genesis 1
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Nathan J. Chambers
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-09 - Publisher: Penn State Press

There is a broad consensus among biblical scholars that creation ex nihilo (from nothing) is a late Hellenistic concept with little inherent connection to Genes
Reading Genesis
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Julie Galambush
Categories: Bible
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Smyth & Helwys Publishing, Incorporated

Genesis, a book of wondrous stories, is also a profound exploration of the human condition. From Cain and Abel to Joseph and his brothers, the narrative focuses