Collected Works of Hugh Nibley, Vol. 18: An Approach to to by Hugh Nibley

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By Hugh Nibley

The accrued Works of Hugh Nibley comprises Nibley’s early paintings at the e-book of Abraham and the Joseph Smith Papyri. the amount comprises different essays, together with his three-year sequence of long articles from the Improvement Era, “A New examine the Pearl of significant Price.” in line with Nibley, “Until now, nobody has performed even more than mess around with the bedizening treasury of the Pearl of significant rate. They would no longer, we could now not make of the ebook of Abraham an item of significant research. The time has come to alter all that.”

Produced at a wide ranging velocity and initially released in a large choice of areas, Nibley’s paintings continues to be easy analyzing for an individual drawn to the ebook of Abraham.

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Daughter Zion: Her Portrait, Her Response by Mark J. Boda, Carol J. Dempsey, LeAnn Snow Flesher

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By Mark J. Boda, Carol J. Dempsey, LeAnn Snow Flesher

This quantity showcases contemporary exploration of the portrait of Daughter Zion as she seems to be in biblical Hebrew poetry. utilizing Carleen Mandolfos Daughter Zion Talks again to the Prophets (Society of Biblical Literature, 2007) as some degree of departure, the members to this quantity discover clone of Daughter Zion in its many dimensions in numerous texts within the Hebrew Bible. ways used variety from poetic, rhetorical, and linguistic to sociological and ideological. To deliver the dialog complete circle, Carleen Mandolfo engages in a dialogic reaction together with her interlocutors.

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The Chosen: The History of an Idea, and the Anatomy of an by A. Beker

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By A. Beker

The Chosen explores Judaism’s key defining proposal and inquires why it continues to be the vital unstated and explosive mental, historic, and theological challenge on the center of Jewish-Gentile kin. Crisscrossing the dual cultural and theological divides among Judaism, Christendom, and Islam, The Chosen explains how the Jews, of every person, have come to symbolize without delay the epitome of either the great and the odious. Beker covers not just the good tales of the way the Jews got here to be selected and the Christian, Muslim, and Nazi efforts to acceptable the name, but in addition the foremost function “chosenness” performs in modern anti-Semitism and within the present heart East clash over the Land of Israel and the selected urban of Jerusalem.

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Acts of the Apostles Through the Centuries by Heidi J. Hornik, Mikeal C. Parsons

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By Heidi J. Hornik, Mikeal C. Parsons

Charting the theological and cultural efficiency of Acts around the timespan of Christian heritage, this paintings of profound scholarship unearths the total quantity of the hot testomony book’s spiritual, creative, literary, and political influence.

  • Reveals the impression of Acts at key turning issues within the heritage of the Christian church
  • Traces the wealthy and sundry creative and cultural historical past rooted in Acts, from song to literature
  • Analyzes the political importance of the e-book as a touchstone within the church’s exterior relations
  • Provides exact statement at the exegesis of Acts down the centuries

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The Unity of the Twelve (JSOT Supplement) by Paul R. House

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By Paul R. House

Students have lengthy famous the constant canonical ordering of the minor prophets, but haven't positioned their team spirit. during this instructive ebook Paul condo offers a detailed examining that demonstrates the Twelve's cohering rules. either literary feedback and the minor prophets are succinctly brought the following. Biblical theology can be furthered throughout the study's specialize in solidarity.

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The Metaphor of Illness and Healing in Hosea and Its by Seong-Hyuk Hong

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By Seong-Hyuk Hong

One of many crucial metaphors within the booklet of Hosea is the metaphor of ailment and therapeutic, that is explicitly or implicitly pointed out with frequency during the textual content. This publication specializes in the social connotations of the metaphor of sickness and therapeutic in Hosea 5:8-6:3 and 7:1-7. It encompasses a theoretical research of metaphor right into a sociological dialogue in regards to the social fact of eighth-century Israel and Judah in addition to a comparative learn of the idea that of disorder and therapeutic within the old close to East and conventional East Asia (Korea). This publication breaks new floor by way of exploring the an important importance of the metaphor within the socio-economic context of eighth-century Israel and Judah.

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