By Walter Brueggemann,Davis Hankins

forever crafty, elusive, and playful—the Bible continually unsettles at the same time it assures. Walter Brueggemann finds precisely how Scripture exposes the inadequacy of the assumptions and conduct that form our lives. He unearths inside of Israel’s historic poetry, prophecy, narrative, and felony covenants new phrases that create new peoples. In so doing this publication provokes a theology of transformation—one that compels new social, monetary, and political practices. Brueggemann’s studying finds that we aren't fated to stay a lifetime of greed, anxiousness, and violence, yet in its place can embody a shared lifetime of healthiness grounded in an funding within the universal stable. Brueggemann exhibits the unending methods through which the Bible provokes new existence for reworked peoples.

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