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Chronicles Through the Centuries (Hardcover) (Blaire A. French)

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Offers a history of the interpretation of Chronicles in theology, worship, music, literature and art from the ancient period to the present day, demonstrating its foundational importance within the Old Testament

  • Explores important differences between the same topics and stories that occur in Chronicles and other biblical books such as Genesis and Kings, including  the pious depiction of David, the clear correlation between moral behavior and divine reward, and the elevation of music in worship
  • Examines the reception of Chronicles among its interpreters, including rabbis of the Talmud, Jerome, Martin Luther, Johann Sebastian Bach, Cotton Mather, and others, 
  • Features broad yet comprehensive coverage that considers Jewish and Christian, ancient and modern, and secular and pop cultural interpretations
  • Organizes discussions by verse to illuminate each one’s changing meaning across the ages
Number of Pages: 248
Genre: Religion + Beliefs
Series Title: Wiley Blackwell Bible Commentaries
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Blaire A. French
Language: English
Street Date: December 19, 2016
TCIN: 51995433
UPC: 9781118690086
Item Number (DPCI): 248-39-2775
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