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Bible Review, June 1989



Saul & David

Crossed fates

By Jan P. Fokkelman

In ancient times history-writing and storytelling were two faces of the same coin. The reporting of facts was inseparable from their interpretation and from the utilization of narrative art to tell and interpret the facts. In what follows, I want to understand...Read more ›

My Odyssey in New Testament Interpretation

By W. D. Davies

Karl Marx, when he was living in Highgate, London, was once asked to address a group of theologians. On his arrival, the meeting place was full of tobacco smoke, and Marx remarked, “Theologians always cloud the issues.” When I remind theologians of this, they invariably reply, “Yes,...Read more ›