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Brevard Childs, Biblical Theologian: For The Church's One Bible (Forschungen Zum Alten Testament 2)
In pursuit of the oneness of scripture's scope, Brevard Childs (1923-2007) ranged across the Christian Bible, writing Introductions to the Old and New Testaments before attempting a landmark Biblical Theology of the same. For him the canon is a christological rule of faith, though perceiving the family resemblance in its historic formation and impress in the life of the ...more
Paperback, 328 pages
Published December 31st 2010 by Mohr Siebeck
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A most comprehensive, dissertation-esque, monograph on possibly the most influential and important biblical theologian of the 20th century: Brevard Childs. The man has written truck loads of monographs, dissertations, articles, lectures, and sermons--and Dr. Driver has meticulously compiled a thorough outline of the progression of Childs' thoughts and theological prolegomena. Though Childs has spent most of his academic life in an uphill battle, his contributions are far and deep--we are ...more
Daniel R. Driver (PhD, University of St. Andrews) is associate dean and assistant professor of Old Testament at Tyndale University College in Toronto, Ontario. He coedited A Cloud of Witnesses: The Theology of Hebrews in Its Ancient Context and The Epistle to the Hebrews and Christian Theology.More about Daniel R. Driver...