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Political Trauma and Healing: Biblical Ethics for a Postcolonial World

Political Trauma and Healing: Biblical Ethics for a Postcolonial World

by Mark G Brett

How can Scripture address the crucial justice issues of our time? In this book Mark Brett offers a careful reading of biblical texts that speak to such pressing public issues as the legacies of colonialism, the demands of asylum seekers, the challenges of climate change, and the shaping of redemptive economies. Brett argues that the Hebrew Bible can be read … Read more…

Isaiah and Imperial Context: The Book of Isaiah in the Times of Empire

Isaiah and Imperial Context: The Book of Isaiah in the Times of Empire

by Andrew Abernethy, Andrew T Abernethy, Mark G Brett, Tim Bulkeley and Tim Meadowcroft

Interpreting Isaiah requires attention to empire. The matrix of the book of Isaiah was the imperial contexts of Assyria, Babylon, and Persia. The community of faith in these eras needed a prophetic vision for life. Not only is the book of Isaiah crafted in light of empire, but current readers cannot help but approach Isaiah in light of imperial realities tod… Read more…