Reading the Bible in an Age of Crisis: Political Exegesis for a New Day

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We live in an age in which economic, ecological, and political crises are not the exception, but the rule. The Cold War polarities that shaped an earlier "political exegesis" have been replaced; Bruce Worthington argues that increasingly, crisis is the engine of a global "turbo-capitalism." In this volume, edited by Worthington, biblical scholars and activists describe and exemplify the shape of a biblical interpretation that takes contemporary crisis seriously as its most important context. Succinct opening essays ...

Reading the Bible in an Age of Crisis: Political Exegesis for a New Day 2015, Fortress Press,U.S.

ISBN-13: 9781451482867

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