Daily Archives: July 8, 2010

Rendtorff on Prophetic Books

In my reading today of Rolf Rendtorff’s The Old Testament: An Introduction, pages 189 and 192 stood out to me. On page 182, Rendtorff criticizes biblical scholars who try to discern the original words of a prophet in the book … Continue reading

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Pessimistic Dtr?

In my reading today of Rolf Rendtorff’s The Old Testament: An Introduction, the following passage stood out to me: In their present form, the books from Joshua to Kings have a largely Deuteronomistic stamp.  In 1943 Noth argued that what … Continue reading

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