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By Hans de Wit,Janet Dyk

ISBN-10: 1628371056

ISBN-13: 9781628371055

ISBN-10: 1628371064

ISBN-13: 9781628371062

Engage the pleasant and encouraging, occasionally tough and rocky street to inclusive and transformative Bible reading

This e-book deals the result of study inside of a brand new zone of discipline—empirical hermeneutics in intercultural viewpoint. The ebook contains interpretations from the homeless in Amsterdam, to Indonesia, from African Xhosa readers to Norway, to Madagascar, American youths, Germany, Czech Republic, Colombia, and Haitian refugees within the Dominican Republic. The participants are Digna María Adames Nuñez, Marisol Ale Diaz, Eric Nii Bortey Anum, Esa J. Autero, Kim Barker, Willemien van Berkum, Janet Dyk, Godian Ejiogu, Knut Holter, Louis C. Jonker, Ricardo González Kindelan, Werner Kahl, Rainer Kessler, Ignacio Antonio Madera Vargas, l. a. Rip Marip, Jeff Moore, Manuel Obeso Pérez, John Mansford previous, Daniel S. Schipani, Fernando F. Segovia, Batara Sihombing, Hans Snoek, Luc Tanja, José Vicente Vergara Hoyos, Charlene van der Walt, Gerald West, Hans de Wit, Taggert E. Wolverton, and Danie van Zyl.

Features:

  • Interpretations from usual readers in additional than twenty-five countries
  • Background creation with historical past of the text
  • Discussion of intertextual connections with Greco-Roman authors

Hans de Wit is Professor and Dom Hélder Câmara Chair for Peace and Liberation, school of Theology, VU collage Amsterdam, Netherlands. he's one of many initiators of a brand new foreign undertaking known as throughout the Eyes of one other: Intercultural examining of the Bible.

Janet Dyk is Senior Researcher, Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and computing device, school of Theology, VU collage Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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