An Introduction to the Old Testament Poetic Books by C. Hassell Bullock

By C. Hassell Bullock

The poetic books of the outdated Testament--Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, track of Solomon--are known as humankind's succeed in towards God. the opposite books of the outdated testomony photograph God's succeed in towards guy in the course of the redemptive tale. but those 5 books demonstrate the very pay attention of guys and ladies being affected by huge matters resembling agony, sin, forgiveness, pleasure, worship, and the passionate love among a guy and woman.

C. Hassell Bullock, a famous outdated testomony student, delves deep into the hearts of the 5 poetic books, supplying readers worthwhile info corresponding to harmeneutical concerns for every e-book, theological content material and subject matters, special research of every publication, and cultural perspectives.

Hebrew is a language of "intrinsic musical caliber that clearly helps poetic expression," says Bullock in his advent. That poetic expression comes from the guts of the outdated testomony writers and reaches we all precisely the place we're in our personal struggles and joys.

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