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Publication Date: 1 Jan 2011
Format: eBook
Series: Exploring the Old Testament
Publisher: SPCK Publishing
Author: Gordon McConville
ISBN-13: 9780281067527

Exploring the Old Testament

Prophets (Vol. 4)
By Gordon McConville
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This is the fourth title in a major series of text books for students. Subjects covered include, for every prophet, a discussion of the date, who the prophet spoke to, how the critics have interpreted it, how it relates to history and to other prophets, its structure and outline. Each chapter includes exercises and essay topics at levels 1 and 2 to fully involve the students. 'Gordon McConville has written a highly readable introduction to the Hebrew prophets that locates them in their ancient historical setting, opens up the prophetic texts in the light of the most recent scholarship, and brings out their relevance for modern living. It fulfils superbly its aim of making the prophets accessible to the student reader' Professor Robert P. Gordon, University of Cambridge.
About the Author
Gordon McConville is Senior Lecturer in Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Gloucestershire and is the author of several books including Law and Theology in Deuteronomy and Time and Place in Deuteronomy (both for Sheffield Academic Press). He has also taught at Wycliffe College, Oxford and Trinity College, Bristol.

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