[easyazon_image align=”left” height=”333″ identifier=”0801098394″ locale=”US” src=”http://englewoodreview.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/61bhQdgh2aL.jpg” tag=”douloschristo-20″ width=”222″]A Delightful Journey
into the Scriptural Story
A Review of
Scripture and Its Interpretation:
A Global, Ecumenical Introduction to the Bible
Michael Gorman, Ed.
Hardback: Baker Academic, 2017.
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Reviewed by Chuck Sackett
In the introduction, Gorman identifies the limits imposed on a volume with such a broad subtitle. He readily admits that this work will be an overview at best. But, he also indicates something of his dream for the book at the end of the introduction when he uses the analogy of a library. He acknowledges that Scripture, like a library, may raise questions, invite you into a new world, and proposes interpretative approaches you’ve not considered. He concludes, “We hope to point you in the direction of some of these interesting questions, answers, and perspectives” (xxii).