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Engaging in the study of the Hebrew Bible in its ancient Near Eastern context and original languages to promote good and reasonable interpretation of scripture, so that the church might live more faithfully in the present. Join the Hebrew Bible Book Club: https://www.patreon.com/hebrewbibleinsightsFind more content on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLRSNQ7xVw7PjQ5FnqYmSDAWebsite: https://www.hebrewbibleinsights.comFollow us on social media:Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/_hebrewbibleinsights/
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Hebrew Bible Insights Matthew Delaney

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 4.8 • 45 Ratings

Engaging in the study of the Hebrew Bible in its ancient Near Eastern context and original languages to promote good and reasonable interpretation of scripture, so that the church might live more faithfully in the present. Join the Hebrew Bible Book Club: https://www.patreon.com/hebrewbibleinsightsFind more content on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLRSNQ7xVw7PjQ5FnqYmSDAWebsite: https://www.hebrewbibleinsights.comFollow us on social media:Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/_hebrewbibleinsights/
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    Judgment and Salvation: A Rhetorical-Critical Reading of Noah's Flood in Genesis (Dr. Dustin Burlet)

    Judgment and Salvation: A Rhetorical-Critical Reading of Noah's Flood in Genesis (Dr. Dustin Burlet)

    Is the Flood more about “Salvation” or “Judgment”? Dr. Dustin Burlet has researched and published on this question. Following the methodology of rhetorical criticism, Dustin explores the rhetoric of the flood story in its ancient Near Eastern context to explore this question. Dustin G. Burlet is an instructor at Millar College of the Bible in Winnipeg, Manitoba. His reviews and articles have appeared in journals including the Canadian-American Theological Review, Conspectus, the Journal ...

    • 1 hr 1 min
    81. The Hebrew Manuscripts of Ben Sira with Dr. Panc Beentjes

    81. The Hebrew Manuscripts of Ben Sira with Dr. Panc Beentjes

    In this episode, we explore the Book of Ben Sira with Dr. Panc Beentjes, who shares the importance and nuance of studying the Hebrew manuscripts of the book. He provides an overview of Ben Sira’s significance, discusses the unique introduction by Ben Sira’s grandson, and explains the importance of the Hebrew manuscripts. Dr. Beentjes also touches on intriguing aspects like the potential reference to Job as a prophet and reads some of his favorite sections of the book.Dr. Beentjes is Professor...

    • 1 hr 7 min
    80. Making Sense of David, Uriah, and Bathsheba - Academic Paper by Dr. Nathan French with Discussion

    80. Making Sense of David, Uriah, and Bathsheba - Academic Paper by Dr. Nathan French with Discussion

    Want to read the Hebrew Bible with Dr. Nathan French and Matthew Delaney? Join the Hebrew Bible Book Club: https://www.patreon.com/hebrewbibleinsightsHow do we make sense of not only the story of David and Bathsheba, but also the number of scenes that ensue after involving a number a difficult passages relating to David? Dr. Nathan French (PhD Hebrew Bible and the ancient Near East) presents his original academic research on Divine Retribution in the Throne Succession Narrative (2 Samuel 9-20...

    • 1 hr
    79. Bridging the Testaments: The History and Theology of God's People in the Second Temple Period (Dr. George Athas)

    79. Bridging the Testaments: The History and Theology of God's People in the Second Temple Period (Dr. George Athas)

    Join the Hebrew Bible Book Club: https://www.patreon.com/hebrewbibleinsightsWhat happened during the approximately 400 years “between the old and new testaments?” Dr. George Athas dispels the myth of the “400 years of silence” that unfortunately breaks apart the flow of the continues Biblical story. George shares insights from his new book “Bridging the Testaments” in which he tells the grand story of this time period, synthesizing scholarship into a narrative style presentation with erudite ...

    • 1 hr 8 min
    78. The Divine Council in the Book of Job

    78. The Divine Council in the Book of Job

    Job is one of the most profound and controversial books of the Hebrew Bible. The Hebrew language of its 39 chapters of poetry is the most difficult to understand of the whole corpus of the Hebrew Bible. Yet it is the 3 chapters of narrative that have garnered the most attention - and understandably so - because of a rare setting: the divine council of God. What is the divine council and who is in this group? How does understanding this impact our interpretation of the book of Job?Chapters0:26...

    • 1 hr
    77. Hebrew Language Insights from Habakkuk 2: Vision, Covenant, and the Flood

    77. Hebrew Language Insights from Habakkuk 2: Vision, Covenant, and the Flood

    What are some Hebrew language insights from Habakkuk 2? This chapter has famous verses and some hidden gems. Matthew Delaney (MA Biblical Literature and Semitic Languages) shares some insights from this chapter that are rooted in the original language. All insights are shared in such a way that people of any (or no) level of Hebrew can engage with. Join the Hebrew Bible Book Club: https://www.patreon.com/hebrewbibleinsights00:27-01:36 Intro01:37-04:52 Unhelpful Chapter Division04:53-14:29 Hab...

    • 48 min

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Been enjoying this podcast alot. As a student of the Hebrew Bible and ANE in a confessional institution, this podcast ticks all the boxes for me

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