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The Pentateuch: Interpreting Biblical Texts Series

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In this volume, Terence E. Fretheim seeks to introduce the Pentateuch to modern readers, stressing its continuing capacity to speak a word of--or about--God. The two chapters of Part One provide an orientation to the critical study of the Pentateuch and present a proposal for reading the Pentateuch in terms of its rhetorical strategy. That strategy, Fretheim argues, is des ...more
Paperback, 183 pages
Published November 1st 1996 by Abingdon Press (first published October 31st 1996)
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Good introduction, although not overly technical. Fretheim's specialty is in Genesis and introductory matters, but remainder of the Pentateuch is worth the read.
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A great book to read while studying the Pentateuch. Fretheim's writing makes the biblical texts come alive and engages the reader in Israel's story.
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