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The Oracles of God: The Old Testament Canon by Andrew Steinmann
Wrestling with the Divine (Theology and the Sciences) (Theology & the Sciences) by Christopher C. Knight

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aj-7(1) and(1) and writings). The primary evidence is presented(1) Apologetics(1) Bible Helps(1) Box 33(1) but through a thorough examination of the evidence. Several of Steinmann's suggestions are more novel(1) canon(1) convincingly(1) e.g.(1) extant documents from the Qumran Caves and various Councils from 100 through 400 CE. The method of Steinmann's examination is to use this textual evidence to explain the organization of the Old Testament and to understand the books that were later grouped(1) Greek and Aramaic from Jewish and Christian sources including the Talmud(1) gwc-290(1) his understanding of the canon as a temple archive(1) his view that the Jewish canon was originally bipartate (law and prophets) and not tripartate (law(1) history(1) I read Stienmann with great interest. He has shown(1) in the original languages with accompanying translation. The book is well written in lucid style. The argument is presented in a compact but compelling way. I can see I will have to adjust my teaching in the light of this presentation. Andrew E. Steinmann(1) Josephus(1) Lutheran Pastor at Lutheran Home in Westlake(1) Lutheran Theology(1) not on doctrinaire grounds(1) OH and Adjunct Professor at Ashland University takes the reader through a detailed examination of the evidence for the 'canon' of the Old Testament(1) Old Testament(1) otherwise(1) OWNER: Beit Hallel RESOURCE TYPE: Book STATUS: Over Due SHELF NUMBER: D3 DESCRIPTION: As someone who teaches in the area of canonization and textual history(1) Prophets(1) religion(2) requiring the layman and those unfamiliar with Hebrew and Greek to consult other sources when questioning the author's conclusions. Steinmann's conclusion speaks to a Christian scholarly audience(1) rich(1) science(1) seminary(1) Steinmann arrives at it(1) tbr-home(1) Textual Criticism/ Inspiration/ Hermeneutics(1) that is(1) that there was far less diversity with regard to the canon in the Greek and Roman periods that many have thought. The canon was in effect closed in the Persian period. This conclusion is scarely revolutionary. It is in fact very conservative. However(1) their scriptural tradition and religious acceptance of the Old Testament and its the Christian order of books. Some illustrations were printed upside down(1) Theology and Science(1) ubs-134(1)

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  10. Oracles of God: Perceptions of Ancient Prophecy in Israel after the Exile by John Barton (1986)
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  14. The Canon Debate by Lee Martin McDonald (2002)
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