Tracing parallels between biblical accounts and pagan cultures of the ancient Near East, Niehaus explores creation and flood narratives; literary and legal forms; and the acts of deities and the God of the Bible. He reveals not just cultural similarities but spiritual dimensions of common thought and practice, providing an overarching view of the story of the Bible. - Publisher.This is a book that any student or pastor ought to read as a prolegomenon to doing biblical theology.
|Title||:||Ancient Near Eastern Themes in Biblical Theology|
|Author||:||Jeffrey Jay Niehaus|
|Publisher||:||Kregel Academic -|