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From paradise to the promised land

T. Desmond Alexander

From paradise to the promised land

an introduction to the main themes of the Pentateuch

by T. Desmond Alexander

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Published by Paternoster in Carlisle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Pentateuch -- Introductions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementT. D. Alexander.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1225.2 .A44 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 227 p. :
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19609036M
    ISBN 100853646473
    OCLC/WorldCa34675169

    Paradise To Promiseland Book Review. Words 6 Pages. Part I In Part two of From Paradise to the Promised Land, T.D. Alexander uses chapters fifteen and sixteen to describe the themes of God’s desire to be amongst His creation and His desire for them to be holy. The tabernacle, later replaced by the temple, plays a great part in this. Alexander also has a special interest in the relationship between the Old and New Testaments. He is the author of From Paradise to the Promised Land: An Introduction to the Main Themes of the Pentateuch and Abraham in the Negev, and he is a coeditor (with Brian S. Rosner) of the New Dictionary of Biblical Theology (IVP, ), available from Logos.

    Get this from a library! From paradise to the promised land: an introduction to the main themes of the Pentateuch. [T Desmond Alexander]. As the foundation for the Old Testament, the five opening books of the Bible are of critical importance. However, most modern studies focus on origin, neglecting actual content. This book offers a unique Paradise to the Promised Land is not a commentary on individual passages. Instead, Alexander reveals the larger picture of the Pentateuch, identifying Format: Ebook.

      From Paradise to the Promised Land, Desmond Alexander published the first edition of From Paradise to the Promised Land in and focused entirely on the contents of the five books of the Pentateuch. However, in the second edition the author added several chapters discussing contemporary studies of the Pentateuch. --Gordon J. Wenham, Trinity College, Bristol "Two virtues about From Paradise to the Promised Land have especially struck me. One is the comprehensiveness of the way it seeks to help us grasp the Pentateuch. The other is the way Alexander shows us how different themes hold these books together--themes such as the sanctuary, kingship, and the land/5(43).


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