The Book of Judges

The Book of Judges

Author: Barry G. Webb

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

ISBN: 9780802826282

Category: Religion

Page: 576

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The book discusses not only unique features of the stories themselves but also such issues as the violent nature of Judges, how women are portrayed in it, and how it relates to the Christian gospel of the New Testament. --from publisher description.
The Rhetoric of the Book of Judges
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Robert H. O'Connell
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume describes how Judges' rhetorical devices (e.g., narrative analogy, entrapment, foreshadowing) inspire its readers to support a divinely appointed Judahite king who endorses the deuteronomic agenda, and illustrates a new method for understanding how plot-layered stories work.
The Book of Judges
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Barry G. Webb
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-20 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

The book discusses not only unique features of the stories themselves but also such issues as the violent nature of Judges, how women are portrayed in it, and how it relates to the Christian gospel of the New Testament. --from publisher description.
The Book of Judges
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Martin Sicker
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-29 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

The subject of this book is the prophetic history of the political-military leaders, called judges, that succeeded Joshua and led the tribes of Israel during the tumultuous anarchic period between the death of Joshua and the transformation of the Israelite confederation of tribes into a nation-state (as subsequently described in
The Triumph of Irony in the Book of Judges
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Lillian R. Klein
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-09-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

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The Book of the Judges
Language: en
Pages: 285
Authors: Barry G. Webb
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-01-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

Covering topics that have only increased in relevance and urgency with time, this commentary by Barry Webb exhibits a thorough engagement with the text and themes of the Book of Judges. From the portrayal of women to the typology of relating the Old Testament to the New, Webb presents a