How to Read the Bible as Literature

Author: Leland Ryken
Pub Date: 14/12/1984
Publisher: Zondervan
A guide to the literary aspects of the Bible, this book surveys such biblical forms as narrative, poetry, proverb, gospel, parable, and epistle. It also discusses the literary unity of the Bible.
ISBN: 9780310390213
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Product description
If you want to rightly understand the bible, you must begin by recognising what it is: a composite of literary styles. It is meant to be read, not just interpreted. The Bible's truths are embedded like jewels in in the rich strata of of story and poetry, metaphor and proverb, parable and letter, satire and symbolism.
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