Handbook On The Wisdom Books And Psalms

Author: Daniel J. Estes
Editor: Baker Academic
ISBN: 9781441201577
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This valuable resource introduces readers to the Old Testament books of wisdom and poetry--Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Songs--and helps them better understand each book's overall flow. Estes summarizes some of each book's key issues, offers an exposition of the book that interacts with major commentaries and recent studies, and concludes with an extensive bibliography. Now in paperback.
The Wisdom Books: Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes: A Translation with Commentary
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Robert Alter
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-03 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Presents a modern translation of the books of Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes in the Old Testament, providing an annotation and commentary for each verse.
Wisdom Literature
Language: en
Pages: 185
Authors: Roland Edmund Murphy, Roland E. Murphy
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

This is a print on demand book and is therefore non- returnable. Murphy sees three of the six books (Proverbs, Job, and Ecclesiastes) as being technically 'wisdom literature.' The others are either love poems or historical narrative that fit well within the context of the subject presented here. In this
Exploring the Old Testament
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Ernest C. Lucas
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-01 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

Ernest C. Lucas provides an informed, illuminating and interactive introduction to the ancient background, the literary artistry, and the varied and timeless messages of the Psalms and Wisdom literature.
The Wisdom Literature
Language: en
Pages: 181
Authors: Richard J. Clifford
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Abingdon Press

In this volume, Richard J. Clifford seeks to make the biblical wisdom literature intelligible to modern readers. It is easy to quote the occasional proverb, say a few things about "the problem of evil" in Job, or quote "vanity of vanities, " but far more rewarding to read the whole
The Wisdom of God
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Nancy Guthrie
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-29 - Publisher: Crossway

This 10-week study of Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and the Song of Solomon mines the Wisdom Literature not only for wise principles for living, but also for the wise person these books point to through their drama, poetry, proverb, and song. In her accessible and authentic style, Nancy Guthrie focuses