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The Bible Makes Sense

by Walter Brueggemann

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Published by Westminster John Knox Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7628176M
ISBN 100664224954
ISBN 109780664224950
OCLC/WorldCa47208448

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: The possibility of a fresh perspective --Nurturing a historical imagination --Making sense as an insider --The center of the odd perspective of the bible: God --More of the same still to come --Turn and live!--"From death to life" --"Power to become children of God" --The. Bible verses about Common Sense. 1 Corinthians ESV / 10 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy.

The Bible makes sense. [Walter Brueggemann] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. The Big Story: How the Bible Makes Sense out of Life / New edition - eBook () by Justin Buzzard Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. You can unsubscribe at any time.5/5(2).

Our starting point should be confidence that God has given this book not to confuse, terrify, or divide his people but to give us light, to reveal to us the invisible forces and the secrets of his invincible plan that makes sense of visible events and movements experienced by his church in the : Josh Blount. The Bible (from Koine Greek τὰ βιβλία, tà biblía, "the books") is a collection of sacred texts or scriptures. Varying parts of the Bible are considered to be a product of divine inspiration and a record of the relationship between God and humans by Christians, Jews, Samaritans, and Bible appears in the form of an anthology, a compilation of texts of a variety of forms.


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The Bible Makes Sense is a unique how-to book about the Bible. Brueggemann proposes that Christians should approach the Bible not as a collection of ancient documents, but as our partner in an ongoing dialogue about our life here and now. This book explains how to enter into this dialogue, how to listen, and how to respond.4/5(22).

The Bible Makes Sense. The Bible Makes Sense is a unique how-to book about the Bible. Brueggemann proposes that Christians should approach the Bible not as a collection of ancient documents, but as our partner in an ongoing dialogue about our life here and now/5.

The Bible Makes Sense is a unique how-to book about the Bible. Brueggemann proposes that Christians should approach the Bible not as a collection of ancient documents, but as our partner in an ongoing dialogue about our life here and now.

This book explains how to enter into this dialogue, how to listen, and how to : Franciscan Media. This revised edition of The Bible Makes Sense is a unique how-to book about the Bible.

Brueggemann proposes that Christians should approach the Bible not as a collection of ancient documents, but /5(2). The Bible Makes Sense. This unique how to book about the Bible goes beyond simply introducing major themes.

The author offers an engaging biblical understanding of the world that leads to joy, life, and wholeness, described in an insightful synthesis tht enlivens the Scriptures/5(2).

The Bible Makes Sense includes suggestions for reflection, discussion, passages for meditation and outlines for group study and your own prayerful Bible reading/5(2). The Bible Makes Sense is a unique how-to book about the emann proposes that Christians should approach the Bible not as a collection of ancient documents, but as our partner in an ongoing dialogue about our life here and now/5().

I think this is a well-written book that serves as a good introduction to the Bible, especially for skeptics. But at the same time, it may be disturbing to many Christians.

Here are a few quotes from Making Sense of the Bible. "Jesus is the decisive, definitive, unmitigated word of God." ()Cited by: 1.

For most Christians, the title of this book THE BIBLE MAKES SENSE may seem like an obvious statement until one sits down to actually read the text. Upon reading the Bible, all sorts of questions can come to mind, especially when we read something that sounds either implausible or makes believing in a just and merciful God based solely on scripture somewhat difficult.5/5(5).

Justin Buzzard, author of this book, "The Big Story: How the Bible Makes Sense out of Life," writes about the greatest story ever. And he believes that this story is the only story that makes sense /5(40). The Bible Makes Sense: Book Review I received this book for free to review and this post may contain affiliate links.

I am excited to share my review of The Bible Makes Sense by Walter Brueggemann. Walter is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor Emeritus of Old Testament at Columbia Theological Seminary.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. "The central invitation of the Bible is to embrace newness." "Most of us are heavily committed to what is old and exhausted, and we have quit hoping that God can do his newness among us." We are new creations.5/5(1).

Start your review of Why the Bible Makes Sense: As History, As Ultimate Truth, As Guide for Life Some of the information and the archeaological information were good and interesting. What I didn't like were all the different versions the author chose to use which always makes me suspicious.

I also didn't like all the Catholic references he used.4/5. The Bible Makes Sense (3rd rev. ed.) An Introduction to the Old Testament: The Canon and Christian Imagination Inscribing the Text: Sermons and Prayers by Walter Brueggemann   The Big Story by Justin Buzzard was a fantastic book about the Big Story.

The gospel is a big story and Buzzard unpacks it scene by scene. I remember recently being in church and our pastor going over the gospel and the big story.

Now it wasnt word for word what Buzzard writes but both are similar and based solely on scripture.4/5. The Bible Makes Sense by Walter Brueggemann and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Bible Makes Sense by Walter Brueggemann - AbeBooks.

The Bible Makes Sense is a unique how-to book about the Bible. Brueggemann proposes that Christians should approach the Bible not as a collection of ancient documents, but as our partner in an ongoing dialogue about our life here and now.

This book explains how to enter into this dialogue, how to listen, and how to respond.4/5(18). The Bible Makes Sense is a unique how-to book about the Bible.

Brueggemann proposes that Christians should approach the Bible not as a collection of ancient documents, but as our partner in an ongoing dialogue about our life here and now.

This book explains how to enter into this dialogue, how to listen, and how to : Buy The Bible Makes Sense by Walter Brueggemann online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 6 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

Justin Buzzard, author of this book, "The Big Story: How the Bible Makes Sense out of Life," writes about the greatest story ever. And he believes that this story is the only story that makes sense out of life. "My conviction is that only one story is big enough to adequately answer this question, to explain all the beauty and all the /5(13).

Making Sense of the Bible is borne of a great love for the Bible, along with years of study and pastoral ministry. Moreover, Hamilton is always charitable toward those with whom he disagrees. That point should be underlined because some folks (sometimes rather angrily) insist For tackling tough issues that require careful thought and /5.

Rather, the Bible is God’s grand narrative of humanity’s continued desire to carve their own path, and God’s overwhelming love and continued intervention when our way finally fails us.

The Bible is the story of God’s great love for His creation, what He once called “very good.”Brand: Moody Publishers.