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Abraham: The Story of a Life


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Abraham: The Story of a Life - Blenkinsopp, Joseph
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In this discursive commentary Joseph Blenkinsopp explores the story of Abraham -- iconic ancestor of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam -- as told in Genesis 11-25. Presented in continuous discussion rather than in verse-by-verse form, Blenkinsopp's commentary focuses on the literary and theological artistry of the narrative as a whole. Blenkinsopp discussses a range of issues raised in the Abraham saga, including confirmation of God's promises, Isaac's sacrifice and the death of Jesus, and Abraham's other beloved son, ...

Abraham: The Story of a Life 2015, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company

ISBN-13: 9780802872876

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