The Resource "Come out my people!" : God's call out of empire in the Bible and beyond, Wes Howard-Brook

"Come out my people!" : God's call out of empire in the Bible and beyond, Wes Howard-Brook

Label
"Come out my people!" : God's call out of empire in the Bible and beyond
Title
"Come out my people!"
Title remainder
God's call out of empire in the Bible and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Wes Howard-Brook
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Howard-Brook, Wes
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BS511.3
LC item number
.H69 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
"Come out my people!" : God's call out of empire in the Bible and beyond, Wes Howard-Brook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 475-515) and index
Contents
Introduction : "Is God on our side?" The two religions -- "Then God said, 'Let there be light!'" (Gen. 1) -- "By the sweat of your face you shall eat bread" (Gen. 2-3) -- "And he built a city" -- Making one's name great -- The well-watered plain of Sodom -- Fulfilling YHWH's promises -- The price of settling too soon -- Entering the "exit story" -- Solomon's wisdom -- Finding the "way out" -- Kissing calves -- "I have found the Book of the Torah in the house of YHWH!" -- What was "Israel" before the monarchy? -- The first fall of Jerusalem : Jeremiah and Ezekiel -- "In the wilderness, prepare the way of YHWH" : envisioning a way out of exile -- The struggle over Jerusalem's restoration -- Seeking "wisdom" under Greek rule, part one : the Ptolemaic Empire -- Seeking "wisdom" under Greek rule, part two : the Seleucid Empire -- From Greece to Rome : longing for God's reign to come -- Enlightenment and empire : reading Jesus from the Locus imperii in the light of the Resurrection -- The gospel of Jesus Christ against the gospel of empire -- "The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ" : the Gospel of Mark -- "Strive first for the kingdom of God" : Matthew's Gospel -- Proclaiming jubilee : Luke's Gospel and Acts of the Apostles -- "Savior of the world" : the Gospel of John -- "Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God" : Paul's counter-imperial Gospel -- "Come out my people" : the Book of Revelation -- Conclusion : hearing and responding to God's call : "Come out, my people!"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 525 p.
Isbn
9781570758928
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
20100152 55
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)607978337
  • (OCoLC)607978337
Label
"Come out my people!" : God's call out of empire in the Bible and beyond, Wes Howard-Brook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 475-515) and index
Contents
Introduction : "Is God on our side?" The two religions -- "Then God said, 'Let there be light!'" (Gen. 1) -- "By the sweat of your face you shall eat bread" (Gen. 2-3) -- "And he built a city" -- Making one's name great -- The well-watered plain of Sodom -- Fulfilling YHWH's promises -- The price of settling too soon -- Entering the "exit story" -- Solomon's wisdom -- Finding the "way out" -- Kissing calves -- "I have found the Book of the Torah in the house of YHWH!" -- What was "Israel" before the monarchy? -- The first fall of Jerusalem : Jeremiah and Ezekiel -- "In the wilderness, prepare the way of YHWH" : envisioning a way out of exile -- The struggle over Jerusalem's restoration -- Seeking "wisdom" under Greek rule, part one : the Ptolemaic Empire -- Seeking "wisdom" under Greek rule, part two : the Seleucid Empire -- From Greece to Rome : longing for God's reign to come -- Enlightenment and empire : reading Jesus from the Locus imperii in the light of the Resurrection -- The gospel of Jesus Christ against the gospel of empire -- "The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ" : the Gospel of Mark -- "Strive first for the kingdom of God" : Matthew's Gospel -- Proclaiming jubilee : Luke's Gospel and Acts of the Apostles -- "Savior of the world" : the Gospel of John -- "Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God" : Paul's counter-imperial Gospel -- "Come out my people" : the Book of Revelation -- Conclusion : hearing and responding to God's call : "Come out, my people!"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 525 p.
Isbn
9781570758928
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
20100152 55
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)607978337
  • (OCoLC)607978337

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