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Liberating the Bible: A Guide for the Curious and Perplexed
MacCammon, Linda M.

Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis, 2008 pp. xv + 269. $24.00

Description: Liberating the Bible clarifies the nature and purpose of the Bible, examines principal stories from both testaments, and emphasizes how the two testaments reveal God's plan for salvation for all people and model how to lead a moral and spiritual life. The chapters include explanatory side bars, study questions, and suggested readings. Accessible to a broad audience, Liberating the Bible is appropriate for undergraduates as well as adult study groups

Subjects: Methods, Theological Approaches, Biblical Theology

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Review by Martin Meiser
Published 3/28/2009
Citation: Martin Meiser, review of Linda M. MacCammon, Liberating the Bible: A Guide for the Curious and Perplexed, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2009).

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