By C. Hassell Bullock
The poetic books of the outdated Testament--Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, music of Solomon--are known as humankind's achieve towards God. the opposite books of the outdated testomony photograph God's achieve towards guy during the redemptive tale. but those 5 books show the very pay attention of guys and ladies suffering from huge concerns akin to soreness, sin, forgiveness, pleasure, worship, and the passionate love among a guy and woman.
C. Hassell Bullock, a famous previous testomony pupil, delves deep into the hearts of the 5 poetic books, delivering readers beneficial information equivalent to harmeneutical issues for every booklet, theological content material and subject matters, unique research of every e-book, and cultural perspectives.
Hebrew is a language of "intrinsic musical caliber that certainly helps poetic expression," says Bullock in his creation. That poetic expression comes from the guts of the outdated testomony writers and reaches we all precisely the place we're in our personal struggles and joys.
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