Humor in the OT

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The author of this book proposes a compelling read from the Bible and shows that, in the pages of the Old Testament, the humor is present in many of the stories not only as a literary but also educational and therefore very effective in communicating a message. It is, however, not in a mood to laugh out loud, but to provoke thought capable of leading people to the understanding of the will of God, who disclosed with touches of humor. The passages investigated provide enough argument to show that in the OT we find a God who speaks with tenderness, grace and irony. It is a book that can enrich the reading of the Bible and lead to a truer understanding of God.

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The author of this book proposes a compelling read from the Bible and shows that, in the pages of the Old Testament, the humor is present in many of the stories not only as a literary but also educational and therefore very effective in communicating a message. It is, however, not in a mood to laugh out loud, but to provoke thought capable of leading people to the understanding of the will of God, who disclosed with touches of humor. The passages investigated provide enough argument to show that in the OT we find a God who speaks with tenderness, grace and irony. It is a book that can enrich the reading of the Bible and lead to a truer understanding of God.

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Weight16 oz
Dimensions9 × 6 × 1 in