By Bruce K. Waltke,Charles Yu
The outdated testomony is greater than a spiritual historical past of the kingdom of Israel. it's 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 previous testomony is galvanized revelation of the very nature, personality, and works of God. As well known outdated testomony pupil Bruce Waltke writes within the preface of this e-book, the previous Testament’s each sentence is “fraught with theology, priceless of reflection.” This ebook is the results of many years of mirrored image educated via 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 via cautious examine, he exhibits that the unifying subject of the outdated testomony is the “breaking in of the dominion of God.” This topic is helping the reader greater comprehend not just the previous testomony, but additionally the recent testomony, the continuity of the complete 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