The Old Testament displays a remarkable literary and theological unity through a variety of genres. But applying a single, one-size-fits-all method of exegesis can lead to confusion and misunderstanding. A valuable reference for students and pastors, the Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis series provides readers with an enhanced understanding of different Old Testament genres and strategies for interpretation.
A valuable resource for students and pastors, the Kregel Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis | HOTE provide an in-depth understanding of biblical genres and strategies for interpretation. Distinguish between Old Testament literary genres such as law, narrative, and poetry, and employ appropriate interpretive techniques for each.
Dig into biblical passages with detailed examples of how to move from interpretation to preaching and teaching. These practical and user-friendly guides include explorations of the theological themes and historical context of the biblical authors, providing the tools you need for sound exegesis.
Be sure to also check out the collection for the Handbook for New Testament Exegesis (HNTE). For even better value pickup the complete series collection, Handbooks for Exegesis: Old Testament and New Testament | HOTE/HNTE (10 vols.).
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David M. Howard Jr. (PhD, University of Michigan) is retired dean of the Center for Biblical Theological Foundation and professor of Old Testament at Bethel Seminary. He has published several books and numerous journal articles, book chapters, and essays.