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Author Letellier, Robert.

Title Creation, Sin and Reconciliation : Reading Primordial and Patriarchal Narrative in the Book of Genesis / Robert Letellier
Published Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (310 pages)
Summary This volume considers aspects of the Book of Genesis; as the first book of the Torah, and hence of the Bible, its position is unique, especially in its provision of the foundational stories of Creation, the emergence of mankind, and the beginning of human society.Through close reading of chapters 1-11, 32-33 and 37-50 (the beginning, middle and end of Genesis), with consideration of the language, style and possible implications of the text, this approach explores the fundamental themes of Berishit and the enduring relevance of its powerful message for humanity and our place in the world. The m
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Bible. Genesis -- Criticism, Narrative.
Bible. Genesis -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Genesis.
Biblical studies & exegesis.
Old Testaments.
Religion & beliefs.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1443880566
1443888508
9781443880565
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