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By C. Hassell Bullock

The poetic books of the outdated Testament--Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, track of Solomon--are known as humankind's achieve towards God. the opposite books of the outdated testomony photograph God's succeed in towards guy throughout the redemptive tale. but those 5 books exhibit the very pay attention of fellows and girls being affected by huge concerns similar to pain, sin, forgiveness, pleasure, worship, and the passionate love among a guy and woman.

C. Hassell Bullock, a famous previous testomony student, delves deep into the hearts of the 5 poetic books, providing readers worthwhile information comparable to harmeneutical concerns for every ebook, theological content material and issues, distinct research of every publication, and cultural perspectives.

Hebrew is a language of "intrinsic musical caliber that obviously helps poetic expression," says Bullock in his creation. That poetic expression comes from the guts of the previous testomony writers and reaches we all precisely the place we're in our personal struggles and joys.

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