Abingdon Old Testament Commentaries: Esther by Linda M. Day PDF

By Linda M. Day

 The Abingdon outdated testomony Commentaries supply compact, severe commentaries at the books of the previous testomony for using theological scholars and pastors.  The commentaries also are worthwhile for upper-level collage or college scholars and for these accountable for educating in congregational settings.  In addition to offering uncomplicated details and insights into the previous testomony writings, those commentaries exemplify the initiatives and methods of cautious interpretation, to aid scholars of the previous testomony in coming to an educated and significant engagement with the biblical texts themselves.

In this observation, Day addresses either perennial and modern matters pertinent to the booklet of Esther.  Attention is given to literary, linguistic, and thematic positive aspects of the biblical textual content.  Day considers the booklet of Esther with a watch to matters of gender and ethnicity, in addition to the theological issues raised by way of divine absence within the tale.

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