Reformed theology : identity and ecumenicity II : biblical interpretation in the Reformed tradition / edited by Wallace M. Alston & Michael Welker.
Contributor(s): Alston, Wallace M | Welker, MichaelMaterial type: TextPublisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., 2007Description: xi, 457 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780802803863 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Congresses | Reformed Church -- Doctrines -- CongressesDDC classification: 220.6088/2842 LOC classification: BS511.3 | .R46 2007Online resources: Table of contents only
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Tamar's cry : re-reading an ancient text in the midst of an HIV/AIDS pandemic / Denise M. Ackermann -- 2. Individual texts and overall pictures / Peter Balla -- 3. Reading contextually as reading reformed / Brian K. Blount -- 4. Old Testament studies from African perspectives : a research survey and some suggestions about future trends / Hendrik Bosnian -- 5. Rejoice in hope : the Bible and the current crisis of despair / H. Russel Botman -- 6. Calvin and Qoheleth meet after a hard day's night; or, does Ecclesiastes have a "Protestant" work ethic? / William P. Brown -- 7. The contribution of socio-rhetorical interpretation to the reformed interpretation of scripture / H. J. Bernard Combrink -- 8. To glorify god and enjoy god forever : a place for joy in reformed readings of scripture / Beverly Roberts Gaventa -- 9. The reflection of the reformed confessional character in the method applied in twentieth-century Transylvanian Hungarian exegetical work / Zsolt Gereb -- 10. Babel : babble or blueprint? : Calvin, cultural diversity, and the interpretation of Genesis 11:1-9 / Theodore Hiebert -- 11. Ezekiel through the spectacles of faith / Jacqueline E. Lapsley -- 12. History, historiography, and reformed hermeneutics at Stellenbosch : dealing with a hermeneutical deficit and its consequences / Bernard Lategan -- 13. Now I know : an exposition of Genesis 22:1-19 and Matthew 26:36-56 / James Luther Mays -- 14. The book of Psalms : a reformed exegetical perspective / J. Clinton McCann, Jr. -- 15. The spirit and the letter / Alexander J. McKelway -- 16. Old Testament exegesis in the reformed perspective : the case of the commandments / Patrick D. Miller -- 17. Surprised by new contexts? : challenges of reformed exegesis from within liminal spaces / Elna Mouton -- 18. Reformed confessions as hermeneutical problem : a case study of the Belhar confession / Piet J. Naude -- 19. The role of history and the theology of the Old Testament / Ed Noort -- 20. Relevance of the reformed faith to Ghana / E. A. Obeng -- 21. Helping us know what to look for : how the service for the Lord's Day of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) influences the interpretation of scripture / Douglas F. Ottati -- 22. Brokering access to God : reformed perspectives and contemporary study of the historical Jesus / Ronald A. Piper -- 23. Redeeming words : hypostatic union and the reading of scripture / Cynthia L. Rigby -- 24. The Johannine logos : interpreting Jesus in a multi-religious context / D. R. Sadananda -- 25. Creation, fall, and sin : the question of denominationally specific interpretations as shown in the reception of the paradise narrative / Konrad Schmid -- 26. Rhetoric and ethic? : a reformed perspective on the politics of reading the Bible / Dirk Smit -- 27. Peacemaking and humanitarian intervention : the contribution of the reformed tradition to the morality of conflict after the Cold War / Iain Torrance -- 28. Sachkritik as a fundamental device for theological interpretation / Hans Weder -- 29. Hermeneutical discussions today and the relevance of Calvin / Carver T. Yu.