By Bruce K. Waltke,Charles Yu
The outdated testomony is greater than a spiritual background of the country of Israel. it really is greater than a portrait gallery of heroes of the religion. it truly is much more than a theological and prophetic backdrop to the recent testomony. past those, the outdated testomony is electrified revelation of the very nature, personality, and works of God. As well known outdated testomony student Bruce Waltke writes within the preface of this booklet, the previous Testament’s each sentence is “fraught with theology, necessary of reflection.” This ebook is the results of many years of mirrored image trained by means of an intensive wisdom of the Hebrew language, the simplest of serious 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 via cautious learn, he exhibits that the unifying subject of the outdated testomony is the “breaking in of the dominion of God.” This subject matter is helping the reader higher comprehend not just the previous testomony, but additionally the recent testomony, the continuity of the total Bible, and eventually, God himself.
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An Old Testament Theology: An Exegetical, Canonical, and Thematic Approach by Bruce K. Waltke,Charles Yu