Religion: Bible (The)

  • Judaism, Jewish Identities and the Gospel Tradition: Essays in Honour of Maurice Casey book cover

    Judaism, Jewish Identities and the Gospel Tradition

    Essays in Honour of Maurice Casey, 1st Edition

    Edited by James G. Crossley

    Contemporary Gospel studies have recently taken increasing interest in the Jewish context of Jesus and the gospels. Judaism, Jewish Identities and the Gospel Tradition offers an overview of the ways in which Judaism is used in the canonical gospels and how this relates to the idea of a 'Jewish…

    Paperback – 2014-08-28

  • Opening the Books of Moses book cover

    Opening the Books of Moses

    1st Edition

    By Diana V. Edelman, Philip R. Davies, Christophe Nihan, Thomas Romer

    Opening the Books of Moses presents an introduction to the first five books of the Bible. It is written for any student engaged in the scholarly study of these most central of biblical texts. The aim throughout is to examine the books with a view to illuminating the ideas, beliefs and experiences…

    Paperback – 2014-08-28

  • Linguistic Dating of Biblical Texts: An Introduction to Approaches and Problems book cover

    Linguistic Dating of Biblical Texts

    An Introduction to Approaches and Problems, 1st Edition

    By Ian Young, Robert Rezetko, Martin Ehrensvard

    Since the beginning of critical scholarship biblical texts have been dated using linguistic evidence. Until now there has been no introduction to and comprehensive overview of the field. Volume 1 introduces the linguistic dating of biblical texts. The book examines the principles and methodology…

    Hardback – 2014-08-22

  • Shakespeare, the Bible, and the Form of the Book: Contested Scriptures book cover

    Shakespeare, the Bible, and the Form of the Book

    Contested Scriptures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Travis DeCook, Alan Galey

    Why do Shakespeare and the English Bible seem to have an inherent relationship with each other? How have these two monumental traditions in the history of the book functioned as mutually reinforcing sources of cultural authority? How do material books and related reading practices serve as specific…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

  • Sacred Enigmas: Literary Religion in the Hebrew Bible book cover

    Sacred Enigmas

    Literary Religion in the Hebrew Bible, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Geller

    Sacred Enigmas assesses the religious and intellectual significance of the Hebrew Bible both as a document of its time and as an important step in the development of thought. It presents the major aspects of biblical religion through detailed literary analyses of key texts, presented in English…

    Paperback – 2014-05-19

  • Zionism and the State of Israel: A Moral Inquiry book cover

    Zionism and the State of Israel

    A Moral Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By The Rev Dr Michael Prior Cm, Michael Prior

    Zionism and the State of Israel provides a topical and controversial analysis of the development of Zionism and the recent history and politics of Israel.This thought-provoking study examines the ways in which the Bible has been used to legitimize the implementation of the ideological and political…

    Paperback – 2014-04-08

  • The Rebellion of Absalom book cover

    The Rebellion of Absalom

    1st Edition

    By Keith Bodner

    With extraordinary range and literary energy, the story of Absalom’s rebellion in 2 Samuel ranks as the most elaborate and extensively narrated internal political event in the Hebrew Bible, complete with a host of scandalous and sordid events: illicit sex, murder, cover-up, petty crime, to name a…

    Paperback – 2013-12-18

  • Biblical Paradigms in Medieval English Literature: From Cædmon to Malory book cover

    Biblical Paradigms in Medieval English Literature

    From Cædmon to Malory, 1st Edition

    By Lawrence Besserman

    This book examines the intricate and unusual relationship between the sacred and secular spheres of English medieval culture, positing that the assimilation of sacred and secular motifs could be in either direction, or even in both directions. That is, medieval English writers could appropriate…

    Paperback – 2013-11-08
    Routledge Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture

  • Religious Conversion and Identity: The Semiotic Analysis of Texts book cover

    Religious Conversion and Identity

    The Semiotic Analysis of Texts, 1st Edition

    By Massimo Leone

    The way in which people change and represent their spiritual evolution is often determined by recurrent language structures. Through the analysis of ancient and modern stories and their words and images, this book describes the nature of conversion through explorations of the encounter with the…

    Paperback – 2013-10-25
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Rethinking Biblical Scholarship: Changing Perspectives 4 book cover

    Rethinking Biblical Scholarship

    Changing Perspectives 4, 1st Edition

    By Philip R. Davies

    "Rethinking Biblical Scholarship" brings together seminal essays to provide readers with an assessment of the archaeological and exegetical research which has transformed the discipline of biblical studies over the last two decades. The essays focus on history and historiography, exploring how…

    Hardback – 2013-09-01
    Copenhagen International Seminar

  • Ethics and the Golden Rule book cover

    Ethics and the Golden Rule

    1st Edition

    By Harry J Gensler

    It is commonly accepted that the golden rule—most often formulated as "do unto others as you would have them do unto you"—is a unifying element between many diverse religious traditions, both Eastern and Western. Its influence also extends beyond such traditions, since many non-religious…

    Paperback – 2013-03-19

  • Cynics, Paul and the Pauline Churches book cover

    Cynics, Paul and the Pauline Churches

    1st Edition

    By F. Gerald Downing

    F. Gerald Downing explores the teachings of Paul, arguing that the development of Paul's preaching and of the Pauline Church owed a great deal to the views of the vagabond Cynic philosophers, critics of the gods and of the ethos of civic society.F. Gerald Downing examines the New Testament writings…

    Paperback – 2012-09-30

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