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Contents Preface 000 Abbreviations 000 1. Getting Our Bearings 000 What I Hope to Accomplish in This Book - A Way toward Addressing the Problem: The Incarnational Analogy 2. The Old Testament and Ancient Near Eastern Literature 000 The Impact of Akkadian Literature - Some Other Ancient Near Eastern Texts - What Exactly Is the Problem? - How Have These Issues Been Handled in the Past? - How Can We Think Differently through These Issues? - How Does This Affect Us? 3. The Old Testament and Theological Diversity 000 The Problem of Theological Diversity in the Old Testament - Diversity in Wisdom Literature - Diversity in Chronicles - Diversity in God's Eternal Law - God and Diversity - What Does Diversity Tell Us about Scripture? 4. The Old Testament and Its Interpretation in the New Testament 000 Do New Testament Authors Misuse the Old Testament? - Biblical Interpretation in the Second Temple Period - Apostolic Hermeneutics as a Second Temple Phenomenon: Interpretive Methods - Apostolic Hermeneutics as a Second Temple Phenomenon: Interpretive Traditions - What Makes Apostolic Hermeneutics Unique? - Should We Handle the Old Testament the Way the Apostles Did? - What We Can Learn from Apostolic Hermeneutics 5. The Big Picture 000 What Is the Bible, and What Are We Supposed to Do with It? - Continuing the Conversation: Leaning to Listen Glossary 000 Scripture Index 000 Subject Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Bible. O.T. -- Evidences, authority, etc.
Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.