What difference would it make for Old Testament theology if we turned our attention from the more dramatic, forceful qmighty acts of Godq to the more subdued, but more realistic themes of later writings in the Hebrew Bible? The result, Mark McEntire argues, would be a more mature theology that would enable us to respond more realistically and creatively to the unprecedented challenges of the present age.The light and sound of the mountain are gone, like the geographical location of the mountain itself, but this is how Israel wanted it all along. The ordered mathematics of acrostic poetry mediates the presence of the divine character, and allanbsp;...
|Title||:||Portraits of a Mature God|
|Publisher||:||Fortress Press - 2013-04-01|