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The Indispensable Guide to the Old Testament

Angela Bauer-Levesque

The Indispensable Guide to God’s Word. The Indispensable Guide to the Old Testament will expose you to the basic principles of biblical interpretation. Angela Bauer-Levesque provides a survey of the texts and contexts of the Old Testament for mainline Protestants interested in progressive theological views. Bauer-Levesque provides this Indispensable Guide to the Old Testament in a historically critical fashion with sensitivities to race, class, and gender issues.


ABOUT THE SERIES The Indispensable Guide Series offers tightly focused, relatively brief, accessible, and practical books for students in seminary, multiple paths to ministry groups, and lay ministry programs. Each book introduces core concepts, provides ample illustrations, and includes a helpful resource list.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR of The Indispensable Guide to the Old Testament

Angela Bauer-Levesque is associate professor of Hebrew Bible at Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where she has taught since 1994. She has a diploma from Johannes Gutenberg Universitat in Mainz (Germany), and earned her M.Div. from Universitat Hamburg (Germany) and M.Phil. and Ph.D. from Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York.


Paperback: 144 pages
Publisher: The Pilgrim Press
ISBN: 978-0-8298-1780-5
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.5 inches

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