The minister stood white and speechless, with one hand on the Hebrew Scriptures
, and the other spread upon his breast.
Page after page, in stories and poems and prophecies, the Hebrew Scripture
introduces us to a God who is unwieldy and uncontrollable, common and extraordinary, and who brings both life and death.
"Knowing God in Lo Cotidiano: Interlacing the Voices of Latina Women, Studies in Theo-Spirituality and Film, and Female Voices in the Hebrew Scripture
His latest book, The Philosophy of Hebrew Scripture
, claims to find it, in a naturalistic reading of the Hebrew Scriptures
that allows the sacred texts of the Jewish people to do double duty: They can be read as revelation by the religious, Hazony argues, or by the secular as a guide to personal virtue and national prowess.
in patristic bibilical theory; canon, language, text.
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.
Emphasizing the importance and influence of Hebrew Scripture
, the author demonstrates that, paradoxically, Roths Jewishness locates him squarely within the canon of (a Hebraic) America and its letters.
The term cabal derives from Kabbalah, the mystical interpretation of the Hebrew scripture
, and originally meant either an occult doctrine or a secret.
in New York, is based on the author's The Old Testament: A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scripture
published in 2005.
Ephraim argues that by staging stories from Hebrew scripture
, Protestant dramatists laid claim to the Old Testament as a prisca veritas, the pure Word of God, which could only be interpreted correctly by those of the new, reformed faith.
Peace is mentioned at least 90 times in the New Testament, and at least as frequently in the Hebrew Scripture
. Arms and armed conflict are a chief source of human rights violations.
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).