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Proverbs and Ecclesiastes
Treier, Daniel J.

Grand Rapids: Brazos, 2011 pp. xxvi + 256. $32.99

Series Information
Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible


Description: Pastors and leaders of the classical church interpreted the Bible theologically, believing Scripture as a whole witnessed to the gospel of Jesus Christ. Modern interpreters of the Bible questioned this premise. But in recent decades, a critical mass of theologians and biblical scholars has begun to reassert the priority of a theological reading of Scripture. The Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible enlists leading theologians to read and interpret Scripture for the twenty-first century. In this addition to the well-received series, Daniel Treier offers theological exegesis of Proverbs and Ecclesiastes.

Subjects: Bible, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Wisdom Literature, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes/Qoheleth, Literature, Methods, Theological Approaches, Biblical Theology, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Theology

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Review by Mark R. Sneed
Published 3/1/2016
Citation: Mark R. Sneed, review of Daniel J. Treier, Proverbs and Ecclesiastes, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2016).


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