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    The Lost World of the Flood

    Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate

    The Lost World Series

    by Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton
    Contributions by Stephen O. Moshier

    The Genesis flood account has been probed and analyzed for centuries. But what might the biblical author have been saying to his ancient audience? In order to rediscover the biblical flood, we must set aside our own cultural and interpretive assumptions and visit the distant world of the ancient Near East. Walton and Longman lead us on this enlightening journey toward a more responsible reading of a timeless biblical narrative.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Echoes of Exodus

    Tracing a Biblical Motif

    by Bryan D. Estelle

    Israel’s exodus from Egypt is the Bible’s enduring emblem of deliverance. But more than just an epic moment, the exodus shapes the telling of Israel’s and the church’s gospel. In this guide for biblical theologians, preachers, and teachers, Bryan Estelle traces the exodus motif as it weaves through the canon of Scripture, wedding literary readings with biblical-theological insights.

    Advanced Advanced
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    Exploring the Old Testament

    A Guide to the Pentateuch

    Exploring the Bible Series

    by Gordon J. Wenham

    Up to date, reliable, balanced and clearly organized, Gordon Wenham's introductory textbook makes scholarship on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy accessible to contemporary students and readers.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Exodus

    Apollos Old Testament Commentary Series

    by T. Desmond Alexander

    Desmond Alexander grapples with the complexities of the carefully constructed literary collage of Exodus. Recounting the greatest event of divine salvation in the Old Testament, the story of Exodus illustrates an all-important paradigm for understanding the nature and goal of divine salvation, anticipating an even greater exodus that will come through Jesus Christ.

    Advanced Advanced
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    The Decalogue

    Living as the People of God

    by David L. Baker

    David L. Baker gives us a rare and valuable study of the Decalogue, or Ten Commandments, within its biblical and ancient Near Eastern setting. In addition to an informative discussion of introductory and background issues, he gives each commandment focused attention, offering expert commentary as well as considering its meaning for today.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Jacob & the Prodigal

    How Jesus Retold Israel's Story

    by Kenneth E. Bailey

    Drawing on a lifetime of study in both Middle Eastern culture and the Gospels, Kenneth E. Bailey compares the Old Testament saga of Jacob and the New Testament parable of the prodigal son, offering a fresh view of how Jesus interpreted Israel's past, his present, and their future.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    The Meaning of the Pentateuch

    Revelation, Composition and Interpretation

    by John H. Sailhamer

    Persuaded of the singular vision of the Pentateuch, Old Testament professor John Sailhamer searches out clues left by the author and the later editor of the Pentateuch that will disclose the meaning of this great work. By paying particular attention to the poetic seams in the text, he rediscovers a message that surprisingly brings us to the threshold of the New Testament gospel.

    Advanced Advanced
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    Dictionary of the Old Testament: Pentateuch

    A Compendium of Contemporary Biblical Scholarship

    The IVP Bible Dictionary Series

    Edited by T. Desmond Alexander and David W. Baker

    Exploring the major themes and issues of the Pentateuch, this encyclopedic work offers authoritative overviews, detailed examinations and new insights from the world of the ancient Near East. Edited by T. Desmond Alexander and David W. Baker.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    The IVP Bible Background Commentary: Old Testament

    by John H. Walton, Victor H. Matthews, and Mark W. Chavalas

    This unique commentary provides historical, social and cultural background for each passage of the Old Testament. From Genesis through Malachi, this single volume gathers and condenses an abundance of specialized knowledge, and includes a glossary, maps and charts, and expanded explanations of significant background issues.

    Introductory Introductory
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    Exploring the Old Testament

    A Guide to the Pentateuch

    Exploring the Bible Series

    by Gordon J. Wenham

    Up to date, reliable, balanced and clearly organized, Gordon Wenham's introductory textbook makes scholarship on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Deuteronomy and Numbers accessible to contemporary students and readers.

    Intermediate Intermediate

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