Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology) review ↠ 3

read Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kenneth Berding

read Ø eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Kenneth Berding To read the New Testament is to meet the Old Testament at every turn But exactly how do Old Testament texts relate to their New Testament references and allusions Moreover what fruitful interpretive methods do New Testament texts demonstrate Leading biblical scholars Walter Kaiser Darrel Bock and Peter Enns each present their answers to uestions surrounding the use of the Old Testament in the New Testament Contributors addr. This is a helpful book on the issue as described in the title While it does not bring the discussion to a conclusion it serves as a good starting point for those interested in further study As to format it is a counterpoint book which can prove a bit repetitive In this case however the authors do well at interacting with each other and not just rehashing their own points

review Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology) review ↠ 3 ¸ To read the New Testament is to meet the Old Testament at every turn But exactly how do Old Testament texts relate to their New Testament references and allusions Moreov Ess elements such as Divine and human authorial intent the context of Old Testament references and theological grounds for an interpretive method Each author applies his framework to specific texts so that readers can see how their methods work out in practice Each contributor also receives a thorough critiue from the other two authors A one stop reference for setting the scene and presenting approaches to the topic that re. Great Introduction to the SubjectAt times some heavy trudging through complex technical issues but overall the text is still approachable The contributors raise some interesting and thought provoking issues In the end I thought that all three positions had merit However I found myself agreeing freuently with Bock than Kaiser and EnnsGood book

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Three Views on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament Counterpoints Bible and TheologySpect the biblical text Three Views on the New Testament Use of Old Testament gives readers the tools they need to develop their own views on this important subject The Counterpoints series provides a forum for comparison and critiue of different views on issues important to Christians Counterpoints books address two categories Church Life and Bible Theology Complete your library with other books in the Counterpoints series. I read this book after reading and studying Hebrews The author of Hebrews was using old testament texts that left me very confused This was a very helpful book in guiding me how different people have dealt with this confusion I ended up agreeing mostly with Bock but that might be because I sat in one of his classes and it's easier to empathize with someone you've met face to face Hopefully I am not so prejudiced that I am wrong in my thinking that Bock answered the uestions best It is a very confusing issue though