Reading Biblical Literature: Genesis to Revelation

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Reading Biblical Literature: Genesis to Revelation

2016

Rightly recognized as one of the world's most important spiritual texts, the Bible has shaped thousands of years of faith, art, and human history. Yet for all of its importance to believers and non-believers alike, we rarely...

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Craig R. Koester

In This Series

The Bible as Dialogue
Episode 1
The Bible as Dialogue
Creation and Chaos in Genesis
Episode 2
Creation and Chaos in Genesis
Abraham, Sarah, and the Promise
Episode 3
Abraham, Sarah, and the Promise
Jacob, Joseph, and Reconciliation
Episode 4
Jacob, Joseph, and Reconciliation
Moses and the Drama of the Exodus
Episode 5
Moses and the Drama of the Exodus
Freedom and Law at Mount Sinai
Episode 6
Freedom and Law at Mount Sinai
Israel’s Wandering in the Wilderness
Episode 7
Israel’s Wandering in the Wilderness
Violence and Kindness in the Promised Land
Episode 8
Violence and Kindness in the Promised Land
Saul, the Tragic King
Episode 9
Saul, the Tragic King
David and Nation Building
Episode 10
David and Nation Building
Solomon, a Study in Contradictions
Episode 11
Solomon, a Study in Contradictions
Psalms: The Bible’s Songbook
Episode 12
Psalms: The Bible’s Songbook
Biblical Wisdom Literature
Episode 13
Biblical Wisdom Literature
Elijah, the Troubler of Israel
Episode 14
Elijah, the Troubler of Israel
Justice and Love in Amos and Hosea
Episode 15
Justice and Love in Amos and Hosea
Isaiah on Defiant Hope
Episode 16
Isaiah on Defiant Hope
Jeremiah on Anguish and Compassion
Episode 17
Jeremiah on Anguish and Compassion
Babylonian Conquest and Exile
Episode 18
Babylonian Conquest and Exile
Ezekiel on Abandonment and Homecoming
Episode 19
Ezekiel on Abandonment and Homecoming
Jewish Identity and Rebuilding after Exile
Episode 20
Jewish Identity and Rebuilding after Exile
Esther, Daniel, and Life under Empire
Episode 21
Esther, Daniel, and Life under Empire
Resistance, Adaptation, and the Maccabees
Episode 22
Resistance, Adaptation, and the Maccabees
Jesus as Messiah in Mark
Episode 23
Jesus as Messiah in Mark
Mark on the Crucifixion and Resurrection
Episode 24
Mark on the Crucifixion and Resurrection
The Dynamics of Forgiveness in Matthew
Episode 25
The Dynamics of Forgiveness in Matthew
Luke on a World Upside Down
Episode 26
Luke on a World Upside Down
John on the Word Made Flesh
Episode 27
John on the Word Made Flesh
Self-Giving Love According to John
Episode 28
Self-Giving Love According to John
The Early Church in Acts
Episode 29
The Early Church in Acts
Paul’s Calling
Episode 30
Paul’s Calling
Paul and the Roman Empire
Episode 31
Paul and the Roman Empire
Paul’s Letters to a Community in Conflict
Episode 32
Paul’s Letters to a Community in Conflict
Freedom and the Law in Paul’s Letters
Episode 33
Freedom and the Law in Paul’s Letters
Paul on Gender Roles and Slavery
Episode 34
Paul on Gender Roles and Slavery
Letters for Sojourners
Episode 35
Letters for Sojourners
Revelation’s Vision of New Creation
Episode 36
Revelation’s Vision of New Creation