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Old Testament Story, The, 9th edition

  • John Tullock
  • Mark McEntire

Published by Pearson (February 28th 2011) - Copyright © 2012

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ISBN-13: 9780205953165

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Table of contents

IN THIS SECTION:
1.) BRIEF
2.) COMPREHENSIVE


 

BRIEF TABLE OF CONTENTS:

 

Chapter 1: The Book and Those Who Study It
Chapter 2: The Geographical and Historical Settings for the Old Testament
Chapter 3: Israel Looks at the Beginnings
Chapter 4: Israel Becomes a People
Chapter 5: Israel Gains a Home:  Joshua and Judges
Chapter 6: The Beginning of the Monarchy:  Samuel, Saul, and David
Chapter 7: The Division of the Monarchy I:  The Reign of Solomon and the Story of the Northern Kingdom
Chapter 8: The Division of the Monarchy II:  The Story of the Southern Kingdom
Chapter 9: The Exile and Restoration
Chapter 10: The Prophetic Literature I:  An Introduction to Prophetic Literature and the Book of Isaiah
Chapter 11: The Prophetic Literature II:  The Scrolls of Jeremiah and Ezekiel
Chapter 12: The Prophetic Literature III:  The Book of the Twelve and the Continuation of the Prophetic Tradition
Chapter 13: A Legacy of Israel:  Teachers of Wisdom and Singers of Songs
Chapter 14: The Time of Silence:  Judah in Eclipse
Chapter 15: Epilogue:  The Continuing Story



COMPREHENSIVE TABLE OF CONTENTS: 

 

Bibliographical Abbreviations
Maps
Preface

 
Chapter 1: The Book and Those Who Study It
The Old Testament:  What Is It?
How it Began
How It Developed
The Work of Scholars
Archaeology as a Tool for Understanding
Why Study the Old Testament?
Study Questions
Endnotes
 
Chapter 2: The Geographical and Historical Settings for the Old Testament
Prior to 1200 B. C. E.
The Ancient Near East
Mesopotamia           
Asia Minor
Africa           
Syria- Phoenicia           
Palestine
Study Questions
Endnotes
 
Chapter 3: Israel Looks at the Beginnings
The Primeval Complex           
The Ancestral Complex           
Genesis in Retrospect
Study Questions
Endnotes
 
Chapter 4: Israel Becomes a People
The Book of Israel’s Beginnings           
Moses:  Birth and Wilderness Years           
Moses:  The Struggle with Pharaoh           
The Exodus Event           
Sinai and the Giving of the Law          
After Mount Sinai           
Themes in the Pentateuch
Study Questions
Endnotes
 
Chapter 5: Israel Gains a Home: Joshua and Judges
Moving into the Promised Land
Continuing the Story of Occupation
Proposed Models for the Israelite Occupation of Canaan
Study Questions
Endnotes
 
Chapter 6: The Beginning of the Monarchy:  S

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