Arise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Arise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah free pdf Beautifully illustrated tales of women from the Hebrew Bible with literary commentary by a renowned scholar Shimmering with gold and rich color, Debra Band s illuminated paintings present three biblical stories of women who stood up at crucial moments to take actions that not only preserved the nascent nation of Israel but also shaped its character. Interpreting the tales through imagery drawn from Jewish lore, academic bible studies, archeology and science, the book offers an aesthetically luscious and intellectually vibrant visual midrash of these three women s tales of the Hebrew Bible and compelling explanations of the symbolism and meaning of each painting. Literary commentary by renowned scholar of Hebrew literature, Arnold J. Band, helps readers fully enjoy the skill of the biblical authors."

About Ms Debra Band

Debra Band is an artist whose works include acclaimed illuminated books and commentaries of biblical and other Jewish texts, such as, "I Will Wake the Dawn: Illuminated Psalms" and "The Song of Songs: the Honeybee in the Garden." She conducts individual lectures and artist-in-residence programs about her works across the world. She lives near Washington, DC. Arnold J. Band has been a professor of Hebrew and Comparative Literature at UCLA since 1959. He has authored books on S. Y. Agnon and Nahman of Bratslav, and many scholarly articles in both Hebrew and English. He contributed to I" Will Wake the Dawn: Illuminated Psalms" and has received many honors for his contributions to Jewish studies. He is the founder of the Department of Comparative Literature and the Center for Jewish Studies at UCLA. He lives in Los Angeles. Adele Berlin is emeritus professor at the University of Maryland College Park, where she taught in the Jewish Studies Program, the Hebrew Program, and the English department. In 1994 she was named the Robert H. Smith Professor of Biblical Studies. She also served as director of the Joseph and Rebecca Meyerhoff Center for Jewish Studies and is the author many scholarly books and articles. She lives near Washington, DC."

Details Book

Author : Ms Debra Band
Publisher : Honeybee in the Garden
Data Published : 01 November 2012
ISBN : 0985799609
EAN : 9780985799601
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Arise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Introducing the Women's Hebrew Bible free pdfIntroducing the Women's Hebrew Bible

    This book introduces readers to the diverse field of feminist studies on the Hebrew Bible. Not organized as a traditional introduction to the "Old Testament." the manuscript does not follow a biblical book-by-book structure..


  • Reading Ezekiel free pdfReading Ezekiel

    In this new volume in the Reading the Old Testament commentary series. biblical scholar Marvin A. Sweeney considers one of the most interesting and compelling books of the Hebrew Bible. Ezekiel is simultaneously one of the Bible's most difficult and perplexing books as it presents the visions and oracles of Ezekiel..


  • New International Encyclopedia of Bible Words free pdfNew International Encyclopedia of Bible Words

    The Rich Meaning Behind the Hebrew and Greek Words of the Bible Whether you're a pastor. a student. or simply a lover of the Bible. this book helps you get more out of God's Word by revealing the original meanings of key biblical words..


  • The Old Testament free pdfThe Old Testament

    Eminent biblical scholar Michael D. Coogan offers here a wide-ranging and stimulating exploration of the Old Testament. illuminating its importance as history. literature. and sacred text. Coogan explains the differences between the Bible of Jewish tradition (the "Hebrew Bible") and the Old Testament of Christianity..


  • Outside the Bible free pdfOutside the Bible

    Customers in Europe should contact Combined Academic Publishers to order a copy of this book. Browse the Table of Contents The Hebrew Bible is only part of ancient Israel's writings. Another collection of Jewish works has survived from late- and post-biblical times..


  • Arise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah free pdfArise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah

    . Beautifully illustrated tales of women from the Hebrew Bible with literary commentary by a renowned scholar Shimmering with gold and rich color, Debra Band s illuminated paintings present three bib