By John Barton

This choice of John Barton's paintings engages with present situation over the biblical canon, in either ancient and theological features; with literary analyzing of the Bible and present literary conception because it bears on bible study; and with the theological studying and use of the biblical textual content. John Barton's specified writing displays a dedication to a 'liberal' method of the Bible, which areas a excessive worth on conventional biblical feedback and likewise seeks to teach how evocative and entire of perception the biblical texts are and the way they could give a contribution to trendy theological matters. This worthwhile number of released writings by way of one of many prime gurus on biblical textual content and canon, additionally comprises new essays and editorial introductions from the author.

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