By Julia M. O'Brien

ISBN-10: 0687340314

ISBN-13: 9780687340316

The Abingdon previous testomony Commentaries supply compact, severe commentaries at the books of the previous testomony for using theological scholars and pastors. The commentaries also are important for upper-level university or college scholars and for these chargeable for educating in congregational settings. as well as delivering simple info and insights into the outdated testomony writings, those commentaries exemplify the projects and methods of cautious interpretation, all to aid scholars of the previous testomony in coming to an educated and demanding engagement with the biblical texts themselves.

The six books discovered on the shut of the Minor Prophets (Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi) current specific understandings of God, humanity, and the longer term. This statement engages these understandings, considers what the books could have intended some time past, and describes how they resonate with modern readers. With realization to problems with gender, violence, and inclusivity, O'Brien explores the moral demanding situations of the books and asks how trustworthy readers can either recognize the issues those biblical books increase and take pleasure in their worth for modern theological reflection.

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