Introduction to the Old Testament as Scripture

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INTRODUCTION TO THE WRITINGS

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Modern critical scholarship has attributed little significance to the Hebrew canon's division of a final section called the Writings or Hagiographa (ketU00FBbîm). The reasons for this evaluation are not difficult to discover. First, the third division of the Hebrew canon appears to be a catch-all which lacks coherence. Even those subsections which do exhibit some degree of inner relationship, such as the five Megilloth, derive this unity from a post-Talmudic liturgi

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Table of contents

  • Title Page 3
  • Contents 7
  • Preface 15
  • Abbreviations 19
  • Part One - The Old Testament: Introduction 25
  • I - The Discipline of Old Testament Introduction 27
  • II - The Problem of the Canon 46
  • III - Canon and Criticism 69
  • IV - Text and Canon 84
  • Part Two - The Pentateuch 107
  • V - Introduction to the Pentateuch 109
  • VI - Genesis 136
  • VII - Exodus 161
  • VIII - Leviticus 180
  • IX - Numbers 190
  • X - Deuteronomy 202
  • Part Three - The Former Prophets 227
  • XI - Introduction to the Former Prophets 229
  • XII - Joshua 239
  • XIII - Judges 254
  • XIV - Samuel 263
  • XV - Kings 281
  • Part Four - The Latter Prophets 303
  • XVI - Introduction to the Latter Prophets 305
  • XVII - Isaiah 311
  • XVIII - Jeremiah 339
  • XIX - Ezekiel 355
  • The Book of the Twelve XX - Hosea 373
  • XXI - Joel 385
  • XXII - Amos 395
  • XXIII - Obadiah 411
  • XXIV - Jonah 417
  • XXV - Micah 428
  • XXVI - Nahum 440
  • XXVII - Habakkuk 447
  • XXVIII - Zephaniah 457
  • XXIX - Haggai 463
  • Xxx - Zechariah 472
  • XXXI - Malachi 488
  • Part Five - The Writings 499
  • XXXII - Introduction to the Writings 501
  • XXXIII - The Psalms 504
  • XXXIV - Job 526
  • XXXV - Proverbs 545
  • XXXVI - Ruth 560
  • XXXVII - Song of Songs 569
  • XXXVIII - Ecclesiastes 580
  • Xxxix Lamentations 590
  • Xl Esther 598
  • Xli Daniel 608
  • Xlii Ezra and Nehemiah 624
  • Xliii Chronicles 639
  • Xliv the Hebrew Scriptures and the Christian Bible 659
  • Index of Authors 672
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