Arguing with God : a theological anthropology of the Psalms / Bernd Janowski ; translated by Armin Siedlecki.
By: Janowski, Bernd.Material type: TextPublisher: Louisville, Kentucky : WJK, Westminster John Knox Press, Copyright date: ©2013Description: xxii, 430 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780664233235 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0664233236 (pbk. : alk. paper).Uniform titles: Konfliktgespräche mit Gott. English Subject(s): Bible. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etcDDC classification: 223/.206
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-416) and index.
ntroduction: What is a human being? -- Fundamental questions of Old Testament anthropology -- The Psalms as fundamental anthropological texts -- "How long will you hide your face?" (Ps. 13:1/2): the complaining human being -- "Swords are on their lips" (Ps. 59:7/8): the hostile human being -- "Establish justice for me according to my righteousness, YHWH!" (Ps. 7:8/9): the persecuted human being -- "When will he die and his name perish?" (Ps. 41:5/6): the human being in sickness -- Interlude: the gate to the abyss -- "My life has touched the underworld" (Ps. 88:3/4): the transitory human being -- "You have girded me with gladness" (Ps. 30:11/12): the praising human being -- "You show me the path of life" (Ps. 16:11): the gifted human being -- "My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?" (Ps. 22:1/2): God's human being -- Postscript: The way toward life.