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Divine Presence amid Violence
Language: en
Pages: 93
Authors: Walter Brueggemann
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-11 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

To pursue the matter of revelation in context, I will address an exceedingly difficult text in the Old Testament, Joshua 11. The reason for taking up this text is to deal with the often asked and troublesome question: What shall we do with all the violence and bloody war that
Divine Presence amid Violence
Language: en
Pages: 93
Authors: Walter Brueggemann
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-11 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

"To pursue the matter of "revelation in context," I will address an exceedingly difficult text in the Old Testament, Joshua 11. The reason for taking up this text is to deal with the often asked and troublesome question: What shall we do with all the violence and bloody war that
Social Criticism and Social Vision in Ancient Israel
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Walter Brueggemann
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Contents 1. Social Criticism and Social Vision in the Deuteronomic Formula of the Judges 2. A Poem of Summons (Isa 55:1-3), a Narrative of Resistance (Dan 1:1-21) 3. Psalms 9-10: A Counter to Conventional Social Reality 4. Prophetic Imagination toward Social Flourishing 5. A Royal Miracle and Its Nachleben 6.
The God of All Flesh
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Walter Brueggemann
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-11 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Biblical faith is passionately and relentlessly material in its accent. This claim is rooted in the conviction that the creator God loves and cares for the creation and summons creation to be in sync with the will of the creator God. This collection of essays is focused on the bodily
In Man We Trust
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Walter Brueggemann
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-02-01 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

This book suggests a fresh hearing of the Gospel in the traditions of the Old Testament. Israel's affirmation of faith is many-sided. One of the dimensions which has been largely neglected in our use of Scripture are those traditions which affirm the world, celebrate culture, and affirm human responsibility and