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    Old Testament Wisdom Literature

    A Theological Introduction

    by Craig G. Bartholomew and Ryan P. O'Dowd

    Craig G. Bartholomew and Ryan P. O'Dowd provide an informed introduction to the Old Testament wisdom books Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Job. Establishing the books in the context of ancient Near Eastern wisdom traditions and literature, the authors move beyond the scope of typical introductions to discuss the theological and hermeneutical implications of this literature.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Proverbs

    Kidner Classic Commentaries

    by Derek Kidner

    Proverbs—a book full of wisdom, and yet a book demanding all one's wisdom to understand. Derek Kidner has not only provided a running commentary on the whole of Proverbs, but has also included two helpful study aids: a set of subject guides that bring together the book's teaching and a short concordance that helps locate lost sayings and encourages further subject studies.

    Introductory Introductory
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    Proverbs

    An Introduction and Commentary

    Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries

    by Lindsay Wilson

    In this replacement Tyndale Commentary on the book of Proverbs, Lindsay Wilson shows how the first nine chapters provide a reading guide for the many proverbs in subsequent chapters; and how the fear of the Lord, choosing wisdom not folly, and having our characters formed by wisdom are crucial for understanding Proverbs as Christian Scripture and living out our faith in daily life.

    Introductory Introductory
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    Exploring the Old Testament

    A Guide to the Psalms and Wisdom Literature

    Exploring the Bible Series

    by Ernest C. Lucas

    Ernest C. Lucas provides an informed, illuminating and interactive introduction to the ancient background, the literary artistry, and the varied and timeless messages of the Psalms and Wisdom literature.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Exploring the Old Testament

    A Guide to the Psalms Wisdom Literature

    Exploring the Bible Series

    by Ernest C. Lucas

    Ernest C. Lucas provides an informed, illuminating and interactive introduction to the ancient background, the literary artistry, and the varied and timeless messages of the Psalms and Wisdom literature.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Interpreting Old Testament Wisdom Literature

    Edited by David G. Firth and Lindsay Wilson

    Expert contributors survey recent developments in the field of Old Testament wisdom literature, examining key themes in Proverbs, Job, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Ruth, and some Psalms, and in the broader Old Testament narrative from Joshua to Esther. These practical essays consider the importance of studying wisdom literature today and the place of wisdom in biblical theology.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    casebound

    Old Testament Wisdom Literature

    A Theological Introduction

    by Craig G. Bartholomew and Ryan P. O'Dowd

    Craig G. Bartholomew and Ryan P. O'Dowd provide an informed introduction to the Old Testament wisdom books Proverbs, Ecclesiastes and Job. More than an introduction, however, this is a thoughtful consideration of the hermeneutical implications of this literature.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    The Wisdom of Proverbs, Job & Ecclesiastes

    by Derek Kidner

    Sensitive to both literary form and theological content, Derek Kidner introduces Proverbs, Job and Ecclesiastes, explaining their basic character and internal structure. He also summarizes and evaluates the wealth of modern criticism focused on each book. Looking at all three books together, Kidner shows how their many voices compare, contrast and ultimately give a unified view of life.

    Introductory Introductory
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    Now My Eyes Have Seen You

    Images of Creation and Evil in the Book of Job

    New Studies in Biblical Theology

    by Robert Fyall

    For Robert Fyall, the mystery of God's ways and the appalling evil and suffering in the world are at the heart of Job's significant contribution to the canon of Scripture. This New Studies in Biblical Theology volume offers a holistic reading of Job, with particular reference to its depiction of creation and evil, and finds significant clues to its meaning in the striking imagery it uses.

    Intermediate Intermediate
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    Five Festal Garments

    Christian Reflections on the Song of Songs, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes and Esther

    New Studies in Biblical Theology

    by Barry G. Webb

    In this New Studies in Biblical Theology volume, Barry Webb offers fresh and illuminating perspectives on the "festival garments" of love, kindness, suffering, vexation and deliverance through a study of The Song of Songs, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes and Esther.

    Intermediate Intermediate

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