Bible and Transformation: The Promise of Intercultural Bible by Hans de Wit,Janet Dyk

By Hans de Wit,Janet Dyk

Engage the pleasant and encouraging, occasionally tough and rocky street to inclusive and transformative Bible reading

This e-book deals the result of examine inside of a brand new zone of discipline—empirical hermeneutics in intercultural point of view. The e-book comprises interpretations from the homeless in Amsterdam, to Indonesia, from African Xhosa readers to Norway, to Madagascar, American youths, Germany, Czech Republic, Colombia, and Haitian refugees within the Dominican Republic. The members are Digna María Adames Nuñez, Marisol Ale Diaz, Eric Nii Bortey Anum, Esa J. Autero, Kim Barker, Willemien van Berkum, Janet Dyk, Godian Ejiogu, Knut Holter, Louis C. Jonker, Ricardo González Kindelan, Werner Kahl, Rainer Kessler, Ignacio Antonio Madera Vargas, los angeles Rip Marip, Jeff Moore, Manuel Obeso Pérez, John Mansford previous, Daniel S. Schipani, Fernando F. Segovia, Batara Sihombing, Hans Snoek, Luc Tanja, José Vicente Vergara Hoyos, Charlene van der Walt, Gerald West, Hans de Wit, Taggert E. Wolverton, and Danie van Zyl.

Features:

  • Interpretations from usual readers in additional than twenty-five countries
  • Background advent with heritage of the text
  • Discussion of intertextual connections with Greco-Roman authors

Hans de Wit is Professor and Dom Hélder Câmara Chair for Peace and Liberation, college of Theology, VU college Amsterdam, Netherlands. he's one of many initiators of a brand new overseas undertaking referred to as during the Eyes of one other: Intercultural interpreting of the Bible.

Janet Dyk is Senior Researcher, Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and laptop, college of Theology, VU collage Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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