Walter Brueggemann
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Walter Brueggemann

Walter Brueggemann is William Marcellus McPheeters Professor of Old Testament Emeritus at Columbia Theological Seminary. He is the world's leading interpreter of the Old Testament and is the author of numerous books, including Westminster John Knox Press best sellers such as Genesis and First and Second Samuel in the Interpretation series, An Introduction to the Old Testament: The Canon and Christian Imagination, and Reverberations of Faith: A Theological Handbook of Old Testament Themes.

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    • A Gospel of Hope

    • By: Walter Brueggemann
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 4 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Walter Brueggemann offers penetrating insights on Scripture and prophetic diagnoses of our culture. Instead of maintaining what is safe and routine, A Gospel of Hope encourages listeners to embrace the audacity required to live out one's faith....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Reality, Grief, Hope

    • Three Urgent Prophetic Tasks
    • By: Walter Brueggemann
    • Narrated by: Tom Taverna
    • Length: 5 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 27

    Brueggemann incisively probes our society-in-crisis from the ground up. Pointing out striking correlations between the catastrophe of 9/11 and the destruction of ancient Jerusalem....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Dry, dense, fascinating, insightful, clever

    • By Gobbits on 05-15-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Interrupting Silence

    • God's Command to Speak Out
    • By: Walter Brueggemann
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 3 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Silence can refer to awe before unutterable holiness, but it can also refer to the coercion where some voices are silenced in the interest of control by the dominant voices. It is the latter silence that Walter Brueggemann explores, urging us to speak up in situations of injustice....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thoughtful and thought provoking

    • By Luluslist on 01-06-19

    Regular price: $20.99

    • An Other Kingdom

    • Departing the Consumer Culture
    • By: Peter Block, Walter Brueggemann, John McKnight
    • Narrated by: Mirron Willis
    • Length: 3 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    We need a new narrative, a shift in our thinking and speaking. An Other Kingdom takes us out of a culture of addictive consumption into a place where life is ours to create together....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
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    • By BRAD on 03-21-18

    Regular price: $14.95

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