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God and violence
Patricia M. McDonald

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God and violence
biblical resources for living in a small world
Patricia M. McDonald ; foreword by Ben C. Ollenburger

Published 2004 by Herald Press in Scottdale, Pa .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Resetting the default: an introduction --
Violence and the invisible other: the figure of Cain --
After Cain: the Flood, strong men, and more cities in Genesis 6-11 --
Patriarchal peacemaking --
The Exodus and the warrior God --
Organizing an itinerant Israel: the book of Numbers --
Receiving the land as a gift: the book of Joshua --
Leadership in a time of violence: the book of Judges --
Isaiah 1-39: civilization is not enough --
Three soundings --
Attending to the mystery: human action in Mark --
Lion and lamb: the perils of language --
Conclusions: the peacable Bible?

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-349) and indexes.

Description based on print version record.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
261.8/73
Library of Congress
BS680.V55 M33 2004eb

The Physical Object

Format
[electronic resource] :
Pagination
1 online resource (373 pages)
Number of pages
373

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25564111M
Internet Archive
godviolencebibli00mcdo
ISBN 10
1441608141
ISBN 13
9781441608147
OCLC/WorldCat
370744988

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