Return to Babel (Paper)

Global Perspectives on the Bible

  • 9780664258238
  • 6 x 9
  • 252
  • 81.25
  • Paper
  • 0664258239
  • 5/1/1999
  • In Stock
$ 35.00

Description

In Return to Babel, each of ten historically significant biblical texts is interpreted by three scholars: one Latin American, one African, and one Asian. Geographic locales range from a tiny village in the Philippines to the city of Nairobi, Kenya; from Gwangju, South Korea, with its one million inhabitants, to the frontier city of Wiwili in the northern mountains of Nicaragua. The result is a collection of essays that shed new light on familiar texts and make the reader aware of the ways in which culture can shape our understanding of Scripture.

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