An Old Testament Theology: An Exegetical, Canonical, and by Bruce K. Waltke,Charles Yu

By Bruce K. Waltke,Charles Yu

The outdated testomony is greater than a non secular background of the kingdom of Israel. it truly is greater than a portrait gallery of heroes of the religion. it's much more than a theological and prophetic backdrop to the recent testomony. past those, the outdated testomony is galvanized revelation of the very nature, personality, and works of God. As popular outdated testomony pupil Bruce Waltke writes within the preface of this ebook, the previous Testament’s each sentence is “fraught with theology, valuable of reflection.” This ebook is the results of a long time of mirrored image expert via an in depth wisdom of the Hebrew language, the simplest of severe scholarship, a deep knowing of either the content material and spirit of the previous testomony, and a completely evangelical conviction. Taking a story, chronological method of the textual content, Waltke employs rhetorical feedback to light up the theologies of the biblical narrators. via cautious examine, he indicates that the unifying subject of the previous testomony is the “breaking in of the dominion of God.” This topic is helping the reader greater comprehend not just the outdated testomony, but additionally the hot testomony, the continuity of the complete Bible, and finally, God himself.

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