Interpreting The Old Testament In Africa

Interpreting The Old Testament In Africa

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Book Overview

1. Preface
2. Introduction - Mary Getui, Knut Holter and Zinkuratire
MAPPING THE CONTEXT OF OLD TESTAMENT STUDIES IN AFRICA
3. Africa and the Old Testament - Jesse Mugambi
4. The Current State of Old Testament Scholarship inAfrica: Where Are We at the Turn of the Century? - Knut Holter
FINDING AFRICA IN THE OLD TESTAMENT
5. The African Texts of the Old Testament and Their African Interpretations - Marta Hayland Lavik
6. The Images of Egypt in the Old Testament: Reflections on African Hermeneutics - Tewoldemedhin Habtu
7. The Images of Cush in the Old Testament: Reflections on African Hermeneutics - David Tuesday Adamo
USING AFRICA TO INTERPRET THE OLD TESTAMENT
8. Towards a "Communal" Approach for Reading the Bible in Africa - Louis Jonker
9. The Social Sciences and the Study of the Old Testament in Africa: Some Theological Considerations. - Aloo Osotsi Mojola
10. All Past and Present But Little Future? African and Old Testament Concepts of Time and History. - Hendrik Bosman
11. Taboos on Counting - Sammy Githuku
12. What's in a Name? African Versus Old Testament Nomenclature - Jonathan Gichaara
13. Using the Kamba Culture to Interpret Old Testamnt Covennants - Joseph Muutuki
USING THE OLD TESTAMENT TO INTERPRET AFRICA
14. Wisdom and Wisdom Converge: Selected Old Testament and Northern Sotho Proverbs - Madipoane Masenya (ngwana' Mphahlele)
15. A reflection on the Hagar Narratives in Genesis Through the Eyes of a Kenyan Woman - Constance Shisanya
16. Jeremiah 22: Implications for the Exercise of Political Power in Africa - Bungishabaku Katho
17. Interpreting the Book of Psalms in the Coptic Orthodox Church of Kenya - Pauline Otieno
18. The Old Testament in the Nabii Christian Church of Kenya - Philomena Mwaura
19. Work in the Old Testament and in African Tradition: Implications for Today - Margaret Aringo
20. Genesis 1-2 and some Elements of Diversion From the Original Meaning of the Creation of Man and Woman. - Anne Nasimiyu Wasike
21. The Bible in African Theology - Mary Getui
22. Interpreting the Old Testament in Africa: Last Will, Contract or Covenant? - Serapio Kabazzi Kisirinya
TRANSLATING THE OLD TESTAMENT IN AFRICA
23. United Bible Societies' for Old Testament Translation in Africa - Peter Renju
24. Central Issues of Old Testament Translation in Africa - Leonidas Kalugila
25. Morphological and Syntactical Correspondences Between Hebrew and Bantu Languages - Victor Zinkuratire
Index of Authors
Index of Subjects
Index of Biblical References
List of Contributors

Additional Information

Editors Mary N. Getui, Victor Zinkuratire and Knut Holter
Publisher Acton Publishers
Category Out of Print
Type Out of Print
Pages 0
Language English
ISBN 9966-888-14-4
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