The first of three volumes of James Barr's collected essays. Begins with a biographical essay and contains major articles on theology in relation to the Bible, programmatic studies of the past and future of biblical study, and reflections on specific topics in the study of the Old Testament.ofa#39;The Bible designed to be read as Literaturea#39; was not infrequently cited as an ideal example of how the Bible ought not to be read. To sum up this ... Is it not necessary after all to come back to the importance of reading the Bible as literatureanbsp;...
|Title||:||Bible and Interpretation: The Collected Essays of James Barr|
|Author||:||James Barr, John Barton, Ernest Wilson Nicholson|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2013-03-28|