Mythology and Lament: Studies in the Oracles about the by John B. Geyer

By John B. Geyer

The oracles in regards to the international locations in Isaiah, Jeremiah and Ezekiel originate within the old Laments. finally, they have been preserved due to their relevance to the 12 months of Jubilee, with its origins within the New 12 months pageant; this examine illuminates their purpose. In Mythology and Lament, John Geyer indicates the oracles belong to the sector of worship, creating a theological (mythological) assertion, no longer a political one. in relation to present debates in regards to the historicity of the Hebrew Bible, Geyer additionally offers a theological context to questions of clash of countries and environmental debates.

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