- Author:Brevard S. Childs
- Publisher:Westminster John Knox Press (January 1, 1974)
- Pages:688 pages
- Subcategory:Bible Study & Reference
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The Old Testament Library provides fresh and authoritative treatments of important aspects of Old Testament study . He is the author of two volumes in the WJK Old Testament Library series: The Book of Exodus and Isaiah.
The contributors are scholars of international standing. Brevard S. Childs is Sterling Professor of Divinity and Fellow of Davenport College at Yale Divinity School in New Haven, Connecticut.
About the Old Testament Library Series The Old Testament Library is one of the most respected .
As with any series that reaches this level of respectability, it is comprehensive in scope while acknowledging that it is not exhaustive. Introductory matters cover historical concerns, cultural issues, the reception of the text, the integrity of the text, and other interpretive issues.
Observations by some of today’s leading biblical scholars
Childs includes a full range of discussions on historical-critical matters, larger Old Testament context, New Testament context, and history of exegesis. It has weathered well over 30 years. Princeton Seminary December 4, 2017 5 . .
Brevard Springs Childs (September 2, 1923 – June 23, 2007) was an American Old Testament scholar and Professor of Old Testament at Yale . Old Testament Library.
Brevard Springs Childs (September 2, 1923 – June 23, 2007) was an American Old Testament scholar and Professor of Old Testament at Yale University from 1958 until 1999 (and Sterling Professor after 1992), who is considered one of the most influential biblical scholars of the 20th century. Philadelphia, PA: The Westminster Press. ISBN 978-0-6642-0985-8. Old Testament Books for Pastor and Teacher.
Old Testament Library. By (author) Brevard S. Childs. The contributors are scholars of international standing.
Brevard S. Childs - The Book of Exodus (The Old Testament Library, 1974). He then offers textual and philological notes on that section. The discussion titled Old Testament context contains his exegesis of the text itself.
Taking a pioneering approach to commentary writing, Brevard Childs gives an entirely original treatment to the book of Exodus. Apart from the philological notes and translation, this commentary includes a form-critical section, looking at the growth of the tradition in its previous stages; a consideration of the meaning of the text in its present form; and a consideration of its meaning in its total Old Testament context.
The Old Testament Library provides fresh and authoritative treatments of important aspects of Old Testament study through commentaries and general surveys. The contributors are scholars of international standing.