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By Phyllis Trible,Jane V. Craske

ISBN-10: 0334029007

ISBN-13: 9780334029007

during this ebook, Phyllis Trible examines 4 previous testomony narratives of soreness in historical Israel: Hagar, Tamar, an unnamed concubine and the daughter of Jephthah. those tales are for Trible the "substance of life", that may imspire new beginnings and by way of reading those tales of concern and ache on behalf in their lady sufferers, the writer remembers a earlier that's all to embodied within the current, and prays that those terrors shall now not come to move back. "Texts of Terror" is likely to be Trible's so much readable e-book, that brings biblical scholarship in the take hold of of the non-specialist. those "sad tales" approximately ladies within the previous testomony advised a lot refelction on modern misuse of the Bible, and for this reason have significant relevance today.

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