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A Biblical Itinerary: In Search of Method, Form and Content
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A Biblical Itinerary: In Search of Method, Form and Content


Sheffield Academic Press 1997

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A Biblical Itinerary is dedicated to George Wesley Coats Jr., a former professor of Old Testament at Lexington Theological Seminary, Kentucky and the author of Rebellion in the Wilderness, From Canaan to Egypt, Moses: Heroic Man, Man of God, and other books. The essays collected in this volume reflect many of Coats’ interests.

In the Logos edition, all Scripture references in A Biblical Itinerary link to the original language texts and the Bibles in your library. By employing Logos’ advanced search features, you can find the exact topics or passages you’re looking for. Whether you are encountering the cultural context of the Bible for the first time, or you’re working on advanced archaeological, historical, or textual research, the Logos edition is right for you.

Key Features

  • Preface by the editor
  • Collection of essays in honor of George Wesley Coats Jr.
  • Bibliographical references and indexes


  • Some Reflections on the Canonical Moses: Moses and Abraham
  • Biblical and Early Islamic Moses
  • Narrative Form Criticism: Dead or Alive?
  • Beyond Reality: Poetic Discourse and Psalm 107
  • Redaction Criticism: Whence, Whither, and Why? Or, Going beyond Source and Form Criticism without Leaving them Behind
  • Exodus 18: Its Structure, Style, Motifs and Function in the Book of Exodus
  • Structure and Meaning in the Sinai-Horeb Narrative (Exodus 19–34)
  • From Faithful Prophet to Villain: Observations on the Tradition History of the Balaam Story
  • The Missing Voice
  • The Futile Quest for the Historical Prophet
  • On the Task of Old Testament Theology
  • Scripture and the Formation of Christian Identity


Product Details

  • Title: A Biblical Itinerary: In Search of Method, Form and Content
  • Editor: Eugene E. Carpenter
  • Publisher: Sheffield
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Pages: 194

About Eugene E. Carpenter

Eugene E. Carpenter is a professor of Old Testament and Hebrew and a chairperson of the division of religion and philosophy at Bethel College in Mishawaka, Indiana.