Daily Archives: April 25, 2010

Youth Lead Service: Sermon Outline for 4.25.10 (LTC showcase)

Are any of you tired or burdened this morning? Life takes its toll on us Deadlines, appointments, obligations, research papers, prom, track, speech, family, etc (school self, after school self, church self, work self) Burdens weigh you down, and can … Continue reading

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Review of the Apocalyptic Literature by Stephen L. Cook

Stephen L. Cook provides his readers with an introduction into the highly imaginative world of apocalyptic literature. Cook writes from an academic’s perspective, and yet his Christian faith comes through as the fruit of his research comes to light in … Continue reading

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Review of The Prophetic Literature, by Marvin A. Sweeney

Marvin A. Sweeney provides a very educational and introductory look into the books of the Prophets. The prophetic books include the works of Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and the books of the Twelve, commonly called the Minor Prophets. Sweeney examines each … Continue reading

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Here’s a little sample of what I have been reading as of late, in preparation for my OT paper…

Barton, John. “Wellhausen’s Prolegomena to the History of Israel: Influences and Effects.” Pages 316-329 in Text and Experience: Towards a Cultural Exegesis of the Bible. Edited by Daniel-Smith-Christopher. Sheffield, Eng.: Sheffield, 1995. Birch, Bruce C., Walter Brueggeman, Terence E.Fretheim, and … Continue reading

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Review of The Wisdom Literature by Richard J. Clifford

Richard J. Clifford has provided a good introductory work to the books in Scripture known as the Wisdom Literature; Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, and key Apocryphal texts such as Wisdom of Solomon, and Sirach. Clifford reminds readers that the … Continue reading

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