Description: Christopher Seitz illuminates the two-testament character of Scripture and examines its significance for the contemporary church. He explicates the canonical interpretation project of Brevard Childs, interacts critically with current interest in the New Testament's use of the Old Testament, and addresses an issue of perennial concern: how to hear both testaments as Christian witness. This volume will be useful for biblical studies scholars and grad students, and will be utilized by professors and students in biblical studies, theological interpretation of Scripture, and hermeneutics courses.
Subjects: Bible, Literature, Methods, Literary Approaches, Canonical Criticism
Review by Stephen J. Andrews
Citation: Stephen J. Andrews, review of Christopher R. Seitz, The Character of Christian Scripture: The Significance of a Two-Testament Bible, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2015).
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