Genesis and Christian Theology
MacDonald, Nathan, Mark W. Elliott and Grant Macaskill, editors
Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2012 pp. xxiv + 341. $36.00
Description: Genesis and Christian Theology contributes significantly to the renewed convergence of biblical studies and systematic theology -- two disciplines whose relational disconnect has adversely affected not only the academy but also the church as a whole. In this book twenty-one noted scholars consider the fascinating ancient book of Genesis in dialogue with historical and contemporary theological reflection. Their essays offer new vistas on familiar texts, reawakening past debates and challenging modern clichés.
Subjects: Bible, Hebrew Bible / Old Testament, Pentateuch, Genesis, Literature, Methods, Theological Approaches, Biblical Theology, Hebrew Bible / Old Testament Theology
Review by Christopher B. Ansberry
Citation: Christopher B. Ansberry, review of Nathan Macdonald, Mark W. Elliott, and Grant Macaskill, eds., Genesis and Christian Theology, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2013).
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