Handbook on the Pentateuch

Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy by Victor P. Hamilton

Publisher: Baker Academic in Grand Rapids, Mich

Written in English
Cover of: Handbook on the Pentateuch | Victor P. Hamilton
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  • Bible. O.T. Pentateuch -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

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StatementVictor P. Hamilton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS1225.52 .H36 2005
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination468 p. ;
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3396906M
ISBN 100801027160
ISBN 109780801097737
LC Control Number2005009478
OCLC/WorldCa58985987

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Handbook on the Pentateuch. Handbook on the Pentateuch book Since then the book has been used as a text in Pentateuch classes both at the undergraduate and graduate levels and in educational institutions throughout North America and around the world.

It has been translated into Russian and is being translated into Korean. Although the book has gone through some twenty print. In this introduction to the first five books of the Old Testament, Victor Hamilton moves chapter by chapter--rather than verse by verse--through the Pentateuch, examining the content, structure, and theology.

Each chapter deals with a major thematic unit of the Pentateuch, and Hamilton provides useful commentary on overarching themes and connections between Old Testament /5(3).

For more than twenty years, Victor Hamilton's Handbook on the Pentateuch has been introducing students to the first five books of the Old Testament. In this substantially revised second edition, Hamilton moves chapter by chapter through the Pentateuch, examining the content, structure, and theology.

He surveys each major thematic unit of the Pentateuch and offers useful 5/5(2). "The strengths of Hamilton's revised Handbook on the Pentateuch include its balanced attention to all five books of the Pentateuch, helpful bibliographies, fair- minded exposure to critical debates and competing viewpoints, sustained attention to theological themes and.

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At ThriftBooks, our motto /5(). Victor Hamilton's Handbook on the Pentateuch is a very good introduction to the Pentateuch for both undergraduates and beginning seminarians who are taking an exegesis course in Old Testament.

For anyone interested in Old Testament studies it is a must. The publishing life of this text has been remarkable since it first appeared in Cited by: 6.

In this introduction to the first five books of the Old Testament, Victor Hamilton moves chapter by chapter through the Pentateuch, examining the content, structure, and theology.

Hamilton surveys each major thematic unit of the Pentateuch and offers useful commentary on overarching themes and connections between Old Testament texts. "The strengths of Hamilton's revised Handbook on the Pentateuch include its balanced attention to all five books of the Pentateuch, helpful bibliographies, fair-minded exposure to critical debates and competing viewpoints, sustained attention to theological themes and insights, and a clear and readable style/5().

own reading. That is especially true with the Bible, a book that God uses to speak to His people in very personal ways. Suggestions for Reading: 4 Read in outlined "chunks" 4 Read quickly for overview ( chapters in Pentateuch!) 4 Skim certain sections, e.g., Ex.

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The Handbook on the Pentateuch is part of the eight-volume Apostolic Handbook Series. In this volume, Chris Paris surveys the Pentateuch from both literary and theological viewpoints, and introduces us to literary techniques such as type scenes, recurring motifs, and irony.

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Handbook on the Pentateuch, Second Edition By Victor P. Hamilton / Baker For more than twenty years, Victor Hamilton’s handbook has been introducing students to the Pentateuch. In this substantially revised second edition, Hamilton moves chapter by chapter (rather than verse by verse) through the Pentateuch.

Students of the Pentateuch have always been interested in historical questions. Were the patriarchs and matriarchs real people or literary creations. Did the exodus from Egypt take place the way it is described in the Bible. Were there twelve tribes of Israel.

In this book John J. McDermott looks in a balanced way at the historical questions in the Pentateuch. “The second edition of Hamilton's Handbook on the Pentateuch follows in the tradition of the first. It is not simply a rehearsal of biblical content but offers concise and scholarly summaries and articulations of modern scholarship on the Pentateuch, while also offering well-crafted, traditional, evangelical positions on many difficult issues that confront readers of the Pentateuch.

To consider the Pentateuch in a ‘literary’ way, one might ask about its own literary features, or ask how those features have been absorbed by subsequent writers within the Western tradition that owes so much to the Pentateuch or Torah – the first five books of the Bible.

This article largely focuses on the first question, with the hope that, by doing so, the second, addressed briefly at.

This review was written for Handbook on the Pentateuch, Second Edition. Inasmuch as I've read, the theology is as sound as the insight into some of the most difficult material in the Bible. This book is a great investment!5/5(2).

For more than twenty years, Victor Hamilton’s handbook has been introducing students to the Pentateuch. In this substantially revised second edition, Hamilton moves chapter by chapter through the Pentateuch, examining the content, structure, and theology. He surveys each major thematic unit of the Pentateuch and offers useful commentary on overarching themes and.

Hamilton surveys each major thematic unit of the Pentateuch and offers useful commentary on overarching themes and connections between Old Testament texts. In this introduction to the first five books of the Old Testament, Victor Hamilton moves chapter by chapter through the Pentateuch, examining the content, structure, and theology.3/5(1).

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Each chapter concludes with an extensive bibliography, allowing for further ing in the tradition of Handbook on the Pentateuch (over sixty thousand copies sold), this valuable resource will help pastors, students, Sunday school teachers, and Bible study leaders better understand the overall flow of each poetical book.

The Pentateuch, or what came to be known as the Torah or the Book of the Law, is regarded as the most authoritative and highly inspired of all the Old Testament writings, in large part because these books contain the laws given to the Israelites by Yahweh.

Buy Handbook on the Pentateuch by Victor P Hamilton online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.5/5(1). This handbook features the interpretation of the biblical text-not in a verse-by-verse style, but with each chapter dealing with a major thematic unit within one of the Pentateuch books.

Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Interpreting the Pentateuch: An Exegetical Handbook Peter T. Vogt Interpreting the Historical Books: An Exegetical Handbook chapter in each handbook introduces the genre(s) covered in the vol-ume. The second chapter covers the purpose, message, and primary “So they read from the book, from the law of God, with interpretation.

They File Size: KB. This book introduces students with a little background in biblical studies to the scholarly study of the Pentateuch (Genesis to Deuteronomy).

Existing introductions to the Pentateuch are either mainly concerned with historical criticism or taken up. Th e Pentateuch: Genesis–Deuteronomy the Book of Genesis Bible Handbook of Difficult Verses, 25 12/21/12 PM #OPYRIGHTEDMATERIAL.

26 The Bible Handbook of Difficult Verses The second premise finds support from the second law of thermo-File Size: 2MB. The Pentateuch consists of the first five books of the OT: Genesis, Exodus Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy.

The term “Pentateuch” comes from the Greek term pentáteuchos meaning “five-volumed (book) after the Jewish designation, “the five-fifths of the law” 1.

The Jews called it “Torah” (instruction) which is often rendered in.