By Jione Havea,David J. Neville,Elaine M. Wainwright
Engaging voices crossing textual limits, race, and ethnic lines
In this number of essays, students from Oceania open a brand new conversation concerning the large, advanced, and slippery nature of the Bible and the fluid meanings of borders and assets. From belonging in a spot, a gaggle, or stream to assets as fabric and cultural possessions, from borders of a textual content, self-discipline, or concept to borders of countries, groups, or our bodies, the authors stick to the currents of Oceania to the seashores of Asia and past. students contributing essays comprise Jeffrey W. Aernie, Merilyn Clark, Jione Havea, Gregory C. Jenks, Jeanette Mathews, Judith E. McKinlay, Monica Jyotsna Melanchthon, David J. Neville, John Painter, Kathleen P. Rushton, Ruth Sheridan, Nasili Vaka‘uta, and Elaine M. Wainwright. Michele A. Connolly, David M. Gunn, and Mark G. Brett offer responses to the essays.
- Discussion of the affects of usual failures and political and ecological upheavals on biblical interpretation and theological reflection
- Fourteen essays on texts within the Hebrew Bible and New Testament
- Three responses to the essays offer quite a number perspectives at the topics
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Bible, Borders, Belonging(s): Engaging Readings from Oceania (Semeia Studies Book 75) by Jione Havea,David J. Neville,Elaine M. Wainwright