The Human in the Old Testament

Claus Westermann

Article Type: Perspective

Publication Date: 10/1/1989

Issue: Studies in Ministry (Vol. 9, No 4, Fall, 1989)

Considering several Old Testament stories together helps us see something about the Bible that we must learn anew, namely, that its stories take place in our own world, between ordinary people like ourselves, in the various forms and relationships of life which belong—also for us—to human existence.

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