The minister stood white and speechless, with one hand on the Hebrew Scriptures
, and the other spread upon his breast.
Knowing God in Lo Cotidiano: Interlacing the Voices of Latina Women, Studies in Theo-Spirituality and Film, and Female Voices in the Hebrew Scripture
This book of 382 pages sets out to present what few have ever attempted, namely to present the God of Hebrew Scripture
and the God of Christian Scripture as the same God in relationship with humanity through conflict.
The term cabal derives from Kabbalah, the mystical interpretation of the Hebrew scripture
, and originally meant either an occult doctrine or a secret.
Merchant allows the audience to understand the Jewish daughter in the context of the problems of reading and interpretation: at a historical moment when the Hebrew scripture
provided for the English reader a crucial--if porous--touchstone of self-identification, the Judges 11 narrative made clear that the scripture functioned as a contested space that resisted fixed meanings.
in New York, is based on the author's The Old Testament: A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scripture
published in 2005.
Peace is mentioned at least 90 times in the New Testament, and at least as frequently in the Hebrew Scripture
Chapter 3 traces the Franciscan precursors of Nicholas who shared his concerns, as well as the currents of theology that set the stage for his own commentaries: "Ongoing Jewish unbelief was a puzzle particularly for those exegetes who accepted that Hebrew Scripture
was key to an understanding of God's Word and that the Jews held critical insights into Scripture's literal sense" (61).
A mezuzah (meh-zoo-ZAH) is a small box that contains passages from Hebrew scripture
If Hebrew scripture
is the Christian's authority on the issue of capital punishment, we have indeed missed the mark, but in the other direction.
But Jewish studies has now moved from its traditional place in Catholic institutions, which is a minor place in the theology department where courses on Hebrew Scripture
have been taught, to a program that is much more expansive," Carpenter says.
These churches rely heavily on Hebrew scripture
, he says, using images of the prophets and stories of the forefathers to illustrate religious values.