An Old Testament Theology: An Exegetical, Canonical, and Thematic Approach

Bruce K. Waltke and Charles Yu

An Old Testament Theology: An Exegetical, Canonical, and Thematic Approach
An Old Testament Theology: An Exegetical, Canonical, and Thematic Approach

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Categories: OT Theology

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An Old Testament theology by a leading Old Testament scholar who combines a technical with a spiritual understanding of the Old Testament.

Pages: 1024
Publisher: Zondervan
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 0310218977
ISBN-13: 9780310218975

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4.5 out of 5 based on 2 user ratings
Denver Seminary Journal December 5, 2009 4.5 5
A great conservative Evangelical journey through the Old Testament. [Full Review]
danny October 28, 2009 4.5 5
Waltke has produced yet another gift to the church, offering a lifetime of labor in this one volume. The exegetical insights contained in this book are enormously helpful. These then lead into strong theological reflection that challenges the reader. Waltke discerns the theme of "the irruption of the Kingdom of God" spread throughout the OT, but doesn't push it where it isn't expressed. Thus, one get a true sense of the unity and diversity within the OT. I deduct a half star from the book because he doesn't always deliver in the "canonical" department. For instance, in his chapter on the Davidic Covenant, he doesn't really show how this is carried into the NT and its portrayal of Jesus. Instead, he discusses the differences in the genealogies of Matthew and Luke, which seems out of place in this book. With that said, this OT Theology is tremendous and well worth the time reading it. Do not let the price and size scare you, it's an easy and rewarding read. Every pastor and teacher should take the time to work through it. [Full Review]

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