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Symbols and Reality : A Guided Study of Prophecy, Apocalypse, and Visionary Literature (Paperback)
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This is the fifth of a six-volume series called Reading the Bible as Literature. In this volume, the author not only explores the intersection of the Bible and literature, but he also shows pastors and students and teachers of the Bible how to appreciate the craftsmanship of visionary literature and prophetic oracles and how to interpret them correctly. Dr. Ryken goes one step further than merely explaining the genre-he includes exercises to help students master this rich literary treasure. Speaking of the entire series, Ryken says that "the niche that these volumes are designed to fill is the literary approach to the Bible. This has been my scholarly passion for nearly half a century. It is my belief that a literary approach to the Bible is the common reader's friend, in contract to the more specialized types of scholarship on the Bible."
Number of Pages: 132
Genre: Religion + Beliefs
Series Title: Reading the Bible As Literature
Publisher: Bookmasters Dist Serv
Author: Leland Ryken
Street Date: December 1, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-8835
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