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God’s Word for Our World, vol. 2
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The second volume of God’s Word for Our World also concentrates on topics from the Old Testament, covering worldview critical thinking, the Holiness of God, impacts of Roman culture, Biblical punishment, and a study of Renaissance art from an exegetical perspective. It also examines linguistics and Biblical metaphor, as well as hermeneutics.

In the Logos edition of God’s Word for Our World, you get easy access to Scripture texts and to a wealth of other resources in your digital library. Hovering over Scripture references links you instantly to the verse you’re looking for, and with Passage Guides, Word Studies, and a wealth of other tools from Logos, you can delve into God’s Word like never before!

Key Features

  • Biblical Studies in Honor of Simon John De Vries
  • Foreword by Rolf P. Knierim
  • Sixteen essays on exegetical topics


Product Details

  • Title: God’s Word for Our World, vol. 2
  • Editors: J. Harold Ellens, Deborah L. Ellens, Rolf P. Knierim, and Isaac Kalimi
  • Publisher: T&T Clark International
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Pages: 316

About Simon J. De Vries

Simon John De Vries is a premier twentieth-century Bible scholar, professor, and theologian, whose work in exegesis spans decades. His skill in critical and historical analysis has established standards in exegetical studies and inspired a generation of Biblical students and thinkers. This two-volume biblical studies collection commemorates De Vries and his methods, influence, and scholarship in Biblical studies. With over twenty well-known Biblical scholars contributing, God’s Word for Our World is an excellent exegetical resource, containing various Scriptural discourses. There are a wide range of topics, including Hebrew poetry, linguistics, culture, and hermeneutics.