New PDF release: Allusive Soundplay in the Hebrew Bible (Ancient Israel and

By Jonathan G. Kline

The first examine to concentration solely at the use within the Hebrew Bible of soundplay to allude to and interpret previous literary traditions

This publication makes a speciality of the best way the biblical writers used allusive soundplay to build theological discourse, that's, in provider in their efforts to explain the character of God and God’s courting to humanity. by means of displaying number of biblical books include examples of allusive soundplay hired for this function, Kline demonstrates that this literary gadget performed an immense position within the development of the biblical textual content as a complete and within the improvement of historical Israelite and early Jewish theological traditions.


  • Demonstrates that allusive soundplay was once a effective compositional procedure in historical Israel
  • Identifies examples of innerbiblical allusion that experience no longer been pointed out before
  • A strong technique for determining soundplay in innerbiblical allusions

Jonathan G. Kline is affiliate Editor at Hendrickson Publishers. He acquired his Ph.D. in Hebrew Bible from Harvard college (2014).

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