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The Covenanted Self : Explorations in Law and Covenant - Walter Brueggemann

The Covenanted Self

Explorations in Law and Covenant

Paperback Published: 5th January 1999
ISBN: 9780800631765
Number Of Pages: 192

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The leading Old Testament theologian confronts issues of faithfulness, responsibility, and justice.

Editor's Foreword
"Othering" with Grace and Couragep. 1
The Daily Voice of Faith: The Covenanted Selfp. 18
Duty as Delight and Desire: Preaching Obedience That Is Not Legalismp. 35
Justice: The Earthly Form of God's Holinessp. 48
The Cunning Little Secret of Certitude: On the First Great Commandmentp. 59
Neighborliness and the Limits of Power in God's Realm: On the Second Great Commandmentp. 76
Truth-Telling as Subversive Obediencep. 91
"Placed" between Promise and Commandp. 99
The Truth of Abundance: Relearning Dayenup. 108
Abbreviationsp. 123
Notesp. 124
Creditsp. 141
Author Indexp. 142
Scripture Indexp. 145
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ISBN: 9780800631765
ISBN-10: 0800631765
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 5th January 1999
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 15.88  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.26