Presence Power and Promise

Presence Power and Promise[Ebook] ➧ Presence Power and Promise ➭ David G. Firth – Oaklandjobs.co.uk From the first verses of Genesis the Spirit of God makes a dramatic appearance in the Bible Yet there is surprisingly little scholarly work on the Spirit in the Old Testament On examination what we fi From the first verses of Genesis the Spirit of God makes a dramatic appearance in the Bible Yet there is surprisingly little scholarly work on the Spirit in the Old Testament On examination what we find are similarities but also some significant differences in emphasis from the New Testament To unpack these emphases on creation wisdom prophecy leadership creativity and the editors of this volume have brought to the task Presence Power Epub / a host of first rate Old Testament scholars Together they present a comprehensive examination of the issues facing interpreters and exegetes on the identity and activity of the Spirit in the Hebrew Bible This volume provides readers with an able guide to the interpretative background of ancient Near Eastern literature the major themes and motifs and particular texts and passages that contribute to an understanding of the Spirit in the Old Testament Contributors includeAndrew AbernethyRichard E AverbeckDaniel I BlockRobert B ChisholmRosalind ClarkeDaniel J EstesJamie A GrantRichard S HessRobert L HubbardTremper Longman IIIGeert W LoreinHilary MarlowEugene MerrillErika MooreJohn OswaltRobin RoutledgeWillem VanGemerenJohn WaltonLindsay Wilson. Exactly what it aims to beIf you’re looking for some great theological and scholarly studies on the Holy Spirit in the Old Testament then this is a rich resource for you that will help frame the New Testament conversation Some of the reviews I’ve seen seem concerned that the book doesn’t look at the subject traditionally but such reviews miss the point of the whole book Loving both theology and the supernatural ways of God I was very happy to have found such a resource as this that recognizes both Presence is a collection of essays about the role of God's Spirit in the Old Testament or it may be appropriate for me the lowercase spirit  That's part of the book's debate  Most of the scholars argue that the Old Testament depictions of the spirit should not be correlated to the third person of the Trinity found in the New  

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  • Paperback
  • 414 pages
  • Presence Power and Promise
  • David G. Firth
  • English
  • 15 September 2016
  • 9780830839575