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ഐ Kindle Download [ The Wisdom Books: Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes: A Translation with Commentary ] ඈ PDF Author Robert Alter ඞ

ഐ Kindle Download [ The Wisdom Books: Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes: A Translation with Commentary ] ඈ PDF Author Robert Alter ඞ ഐ Kindle Download [ The Wisdom Books: Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes: A Translation with Commentary ] ඈ PDF Author Robert Alter ඞ First time in paperback One of the most ambitious literary projects of this or any age Adam Kirsch, New Republic Here in Robert Alter s bold new translation are some of the most magnificent works in world literature The astounding poetry in the Book of Job is restored to its powerful ancient meanings and rhythms The creation account in its Voice from the Whirlwind is beautiful and incendiary By contrast, a serene fatalism suffuses Ecclesiastes with a quiet beauty, and the pithy maxims of Proverbs impart a worldly wisdom that is satirically shrewd Each of these books addresses the universal wisdom that the righteous thrive and the wicked suffer in a rational moral order together they are essential to the ancient canon that is the Hebrew Bible. Wisdom literature Wikipedia The Wisdom Books Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes A The are always a joy to read ponder belongs Man not the animals I find it impossible think of Bible without have loved them since my youth To be able original Hebrew is boon catch rhythm, cadence, allusions alliterations something Book Popular Goodreads shelved as wisdom Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse, Tao Te Ching Lao Tzu, s Search for Meaning Viktor E Frankl, Art War Sun Poetry ThoughtCo writing Poetry spanned from time Abraham through end Old Testament period Possibly oldest books, Job unknown authorship Psalms many different writers, King David being most notable others remaining anonymous Literature Project books offer three perspectives on how live well in God good world They reveal collected generations godly people, invite us consider complexity simplicity living wisely What Answers Jan , usually counts Psalms, Song Solomon These Protestant Catholic would include apocryphal Publications Official Site leading publisher classic contemporary Buddhist practical works mindfulness Publishing all major traditions, nonprofit charitable organization dedicated cultivating voices over, advancing critical scholarship, preserving sharing literary culture The Wisdom Books: Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes: A Translation with Commentary

 

    • The Wisdom Books: Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes: A Translation with Commentary
    • 2.4
    • 188
    • Kindle
    • 416 pages
    • 0393340538
    • Robert Alter
    • English
    • 17 June 2017

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