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By Jason M. Silverman,Amy Daughton

A Land Like your personal explores the methods the Bible has reused prior traditions and has thus been reused through either Jews and Christians. the 10 essays incorporated disguise a huge variety of issues within the Hebrew Bible, the hot testomony, and next traditions, yet all of them spotlight the various ways that the traditions linked to Israel have impacted groups. A Land Like your individual will curiosity somebody all for religious study (students and students alike) via its wide-ranging array of issues, highlighting how interconnected the various bible study subdisciplines really are.

"This choice of essays originated in meetings equipped by way of graduate scholars of the college of Religions and Theology at Trinity collage Dublin. younger students from eire, Britain, and the us, operating within the components of Biblical and close to jap stories, percentage their insights on a variety of really assorted issues. those were skillfully introduced jointly by means of the editors, using the emblem of the 'Land' as indicative of either loss and wish, reflective of the ways that the prior is variously figured and re-configured via the authors of either Testaments. they're to be congratulated for his or her initiative in organizing the meetings and applauded for making their deliberations obtainable to a much wider viewers. This assortment is a sworn statement to the ways that smooth religious study can stimulate new generations of students to interact with the vintage texts from the prior in a fashion that still displays their very own time and place."
--Sean Freyne
Professor of Theology, Emeritus
Trinity collage, Dublin

Jason M. Silverman is finishing his PhD at Trinity collage Dublin and is the previous chair of the Graduate Interdisciplinary ways to the Biblical global convention committee. he's the editor of the imminent e-book, textual content, Theology, and Trowel.

Amy Daughton is finishing her PhD at Trinity university Dublin.

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