Friday, February 3, 2012

New Volume on the Psalms in the Studies in Theological Interpretation Series

Here's another interesting looking study in the Psalms: Gordon Wenham, The Psalms as Torah: Reading Biblical Song Ethically. Studies in Theological Interpretation. (Baker Academic, 2012).


Contents
Introduction
1. Jewish and Christian Approaches to the Psalms
2. Critical Approaches to the Psalms
3. The Psalter as an Anthology to Be Memorized
4. The Unique Claims of Prayed Ethics
5. The Concept of the Law in the Psalms
6. Laws in the Psalter
7. Narrative Law in the Psalter
8. Virtues and Vices in the Psalter
9. Appeals for Divine Intervention
10. The Ethic of the Psalms and the New Testament
Conclusion
Indexes

"An important contribution to both ethics and our insightful reading of the Psalms."--Patrick D. Miller, Princeton Theological Seminary


Have any of our you read any of the volumes in this series? What are your impressions?


I also found this related title by Wenham: Story as Torah: Reading Old Testament Narrative Ethically (Baker Academic, 2004).


Added to the wish list!



Studies in Theological Interpretation


Psalms as Torah, Gordon J. Wenham, 978-0-8010-3168-7
New!
Reading Biblical Song Ethically
ISBN: 978-0-8010-3168-7
Price: $22.99
Format: Paperback
Publication date: Feb. 12 | Division: Baker Academic
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Character of Christian Scripture, The, Christopher R. Seitz, 978-0-8010-3948-5
The Significance of a Two-Testament Bible
ISBN: 978-0-8010-3948-5
Price: $22.99
Format: Paperback
Publication date: Oct. 11 | Division: Baker Academic
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Virtuous Reader, The, Richard S. Briggs, 978-0-8010-3843-3
Old Testament Narrative and Interpretive Virtue
ISBN: 978-0-8010-3843-3
Price: $27.00
Format: Paperback
Publication date: Jan. 10 | Division: Baker Academic
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Body, Soul, and Human Life, Joel B. Green, 978-0-8010-3595-1
The Nature of Humanity in the Bible
ISBN: 978-0-8010-3595-1
Price: $24.00
Format: Paperback
Publication date: Jun. 08 | Division: Baker Academic
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Prophecy and Hermeneutics, Christopher R. Seitz, 978-0-8010-3258-5
Toward a New Introduction to the Prophets
ISBN: 978-0-8010-3258-5
Price: $23.00
Format: Paperback
Publication date: Jul. 07 | Division: Baker Academic
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Seeing the Word, Markus Bockmuehl, 978-0-8010-2761-1
Refocusing New Testament Study
ISBN: 978-0-8010-2761-1
Price: $27.00
Format: Paperback
Publication date: Aug. 06 | Division: Baker Academic
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