Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Andrew E. Hill & John H. Walton.|
|Contributions||Walton, John H., 1952-|
|LC Classifications||BS1140.2 .H54 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||799 p. :|
|Number of Pages||799|
|LC Control Number||2009502151|
A well made survey of the Old testament used for my Intro to OT 1 and 2 classes at SBTS. Walton has a fine grasp of the Ancient Near Eastern (ANE) thought - but there are several liberties taken for his hermeneutic, as I'm seeing so far in his "Lost World" series.4/5. The Old Testament Survey I: A Christ-Centered Approach to Studying Jesus’ Bible is intended to survey the message of the Old Testament, both at the individual book level and at the canonical level. That is, students will not only grasp the main message of each individual book of the Old Testament, but they will understand how that message contributes to the overall message of . This innovative textbook at long last provides an Old Testament survey for undergraduate students that goes beyond basic content. The book attempts to balance the literary, historical, and theological issues pertaining to each individual book and to the Old Testament as a whole. The main portion of the survey treats each book of the Old Testament /5(7). A Survey of the Old Testament: Audio Lectures provides an indispensable guide for undergraduate students and other listeners by exploring the literary, historical, and theological issues behind the Old Testament and its various books. For each Old Testament book, the survey addresses background information, purpose, message, structure, and.
Author: Zephaniah identifies the author of the Book of Zephaniah as the Prophet Zephaniah. The name Zephaniah means "defended by God." Date of Writing: The book of Zephaniah was written during the reign of King Josiah, likely in the early part of his reign, between and BC. Purpose of Writing: Zephaniah’s message of judgment and . This book is a helpful introduction to the Old Testament; however, there is a newer Old Testament survey book that would be helpful to look at in addition to this one. I'm not sure what it's called, but John Walton is one of the contributing editors/5. Newly revised, Dr. Benware offers a chronological approach to give you a bird's-eye view of the Old Testament, while his book-by-book analysis reveals important details and emphases. If you want a better understanding of the whole Bible, Survey of the Old Testament is the place to start/5(7). A Survey of the Old Testament provides an indispensable guide for undergraduate students and other readers by exploring the literary, historical, and theological issues behind the Old Testament and its various each Old Testament book, the Survey addresses background information, purpose, message, structure, and major : Zondervan Academic.
THE APPROACH OF THIS SURVEY BOOK. The Old Testament is made up of thirty-nine books. These books contain the history of the nation of Israel, the laws of God for Israel, insightful and inspiring poetry, and the messages of numerous prophets. To observe how these books relate to one another our study will begin with and will emphasize the eleven 5/5(1). The theme of obedience and rebellion followed by repentance and blessing runs through the entire book, as well as the entire Old Testament. The theme of the holiness of God is continued from the book of Leviticus into the book of Numbers, which reveals God’s instruction and preparation of His people to enter the Promised Land of Canaan. unifying purpose of the Old Testament is to show how God saves human beings from sin, for His glory and for His service. See also, Old Testament Survey, 2nd Edition, by Paul R. House and Eric Mitchell, pp. File Size: KB. 10 Moody Distance Learning / Survey of the Old Testament 1 here, means a covenant or an agreement. The Old Testament is God’s covenant with humanity before the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ into the world. The New Testament is God’s covenant with File Size: KB.