By C. Hassell Bullock
The poetic books of the previous Testament--Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, music of Solomon--are known as humankind's succeed in towards God. the opposite books of the previous testomony photograph God's succeed in towards guy in the course of the redemptive tale. but those 5 books show the very listen of fellows and girls suffering from enormous concerns similar to anguish, sin, forgiveness, pleasure, worship, and the passionate love among a guy and woman.
C. Hassell Bullock, a famous outdated testomony pupil, delves deep into the hearts of the 5 poetic books, delivering readers beneficial information reminiscent of harmeneutical concerns for every e-book, theological content material and issues, distinct research of every publication, and cultural perspectives.
Hebrew is a language of "intrinsic musical caliber that clearly helps poetic expression," says Bullock in his creation. That poetic expression comes from the center of the previous testomony writers and reaches we all precisely the place we're in our personal struggles and joys.
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