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Old Testament Wisdom (Rev The Title Of The Book Can Be Pleasantly Deceiving Crenshaw Goes Well Beyond The Wisdom Tradition Found In The Biblical Books Of Ecclesiates, Psalms, Proverbs, And Job He Takes A Broader Perspective And Includes Apocrapha Writings As Well As Egyptian And Mesopotamian Literature This Is A Very Thorough, Concise, And Well Orgainized Book, Much Appreciated For Students Working Under Time Constraints.

10 thoughts on “Old Testament Wisdom (Rev

  1. says:

    As an introductory textbook, Crenshaw s work serves as a wonderful entry into the world of biblical wisdom literature He focuses for the first three chapters on laying out the foundations of this field, defining wisdom literature, contexts, the biblical corpus, and the main traditions surrounding these issues for biblical scholars Next, he discusses the major works in depth, affording a chapter each to Proverbs, Job, Ecclesiastes, and Sirach, with another chapter discussing Wisdom, several psa As an introductory textbook, Crenshaw s work serves as a wonderful entry into the world of biblical wisdom literature He focuses for the first three chapters on laying out the foundations of this field, defining wisdom literature, contexts, the biblical corpus, and the main traditions surrounding these issues for biblical scholars Next, he discusses the major works in depth, affording a chapter each to Proverbs, Job, Ecclesiastes, and Sirach, with an...

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    Crenshaw s review of Old Testament wisdom literature includes an overview of wisdom literature in general, and examines the books of Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Job He also looks at several apocryphal books, including Sirach and Wisdom o...

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