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New Interpreter's Bible Volume I: General & Old Testament Articles, Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus (The New Interpreter's Bible #1)
General and Old Testament Articles; Genesis; Exodus; and Leviticus New Interpreter's(r) Bible offers critically sound biblical interpretations for the 1990s and beyond. Guided by scholars, pastors, and laity representing diverse traditions, academic experience, and involvement in the Church, this entirely new collection of writings is specifically prepared to meet the need...more
Hardcover, 1104 pages
Published September 1st 1994 by Abingdon Press
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These weeks I am reading the Exodus section. I find the commentaries of Walter Brueggemann among the best of biblical reflections shedding wisdom from the past for today's life. Solid scholarship, ecumenical, with commentaries that give deep insight into the texts and concrete relationships and application to contempory life situations. Excellent for pastoral use and personal spiritual nourishment.