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Offline GabrieltheCelt

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Misreading Scripture through Western Eyes
« on: August 23, 2013, 05:30:18 PM »

"Misreading Scripture Through Western Eyes: Removing Cultural Binders to Better Understand the Bible" by E. Randolph Richards
http://www.amazon.com/Misreading-Scripture-Western-Eyes-Understand/dp/0830837825/ref=sr_1_12?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1377292514&sr=1-12&keywords=kenneth+e.+bailey

"Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes: Cultural Studies in the Gospels"
http://www.amazon.com/Jesus-Through-Middle-Eastern-Eyes/dp/0830825681/ref=pd_bxgy_b_text_y


 It's been awhile since I've gotten excited over a book, but these two books have really intrigued me.  Especially because I've began studying Scripture.  Has anyone read either of these books?  If so, what did you think about them?
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Offline Gayle

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Re: Misreading Scripture through Western Eyes
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2013, 07:09:42 PM »
No I have not,Al thought I would like to.I did listen to AFR on Making sense of the difficult sayings Jesus by Daniel Fanous,this is my kind of stuff! Looking forward to reading the 2 books you have suggested. :)

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Re: Misreading Scripture through Western Eyes
« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2013, 08:45:06 PM »
I like reading The life of Buddha.