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Wansbrough, Henry 1934-

Overview
Works: 105 works in 198 publications in 2 languages and 4,920 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Commentaries  Juvenile works  Devotional literature  Meditations  Church history  Pictorial works  Conference proceedings  Maps 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, Commentator for written text, Author of introduction
Classifications: BS195, 220.6
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Most widely held works by Henry Wansbrough
Jesus and the oral Gospel tradition by Henry Wansborough ( )
16 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The use and abuse of the Bible a brief history of biblical interpretation by Henry Wansbrough ( )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written in an engaging and entertaining manner, this new book from leading Catholic biblical scholar Henry Wansbrough charts the use and abuse of scripture through the ages. It ranges from the evangelists' engagement with Hebrew Scriptures to the use of the Bible in present day politics - most pertinently in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Wansbrough takes as his starting point Frances Young's The Art of Performance . This enables him to creatively display how 'The Bible' is differently 'performed' in different ages. Wansbrough demonstrates the variety of these performances and their different emphases in the history of Christianity to glimpse the different ways in which great figures within the Christian tradition have used and abused the Bible. Indirectly, therefore, it attacks the ever-present danger of fundamentalism, and single-minded interpretation of the Bible. Viewing the interpretation of the Bible against the background of various historical periods gives a valuable insight into the long and rich history of the Church. A final chapter provides a 'worked example' of Lecto Divina providing a window into the author's personal life of praying the Bible
What is it that the Scripture says? essays in biblical interpretation, translation, and reception in honour of Henry Wansbrough, OSB ( )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume of essays by distinguished international scholars celebrates and pays tribute to the multifarious contributions to the study of scripture that Henry Wansbrough OSB has made over the last 50 years, in a number of wide-ranging contexts, but most notably as General Editor of the New Jerusalem Bible . The essays answer the title's question in three inter-related areas: interpretation, translation and reception. Wansbrough's academic career has been focused in Oxford where he was Master of St Benet's Hall. Involved in many inter-religious and ecumenical dialogues, he is also a longstandi
Theology in St. Paul by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark and Matthew by Seán Freyne ( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New Testament of the New Jerusalem Bible : with complete introduction and notes ( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children's atlas of the Bible : a photographic account of the journeys in the Bible from Abraham to St. Paul by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses maps and photographic recreations to retell stories from both the old and new testaments including the epic journey of Abraham and his descendants
The story of Jesus : photographed as if you were there! by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells major events from the life of Jesus in easy-to-read language with photographs
Genesis by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Event and interpretation by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New Jerusalem Bible ( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the complete text of the ancient canon of scripture, along with up-to-date and extensive introductions and notes. Eight pages of color maps and indexes, including biblical themes, personal names, and major footnotes
The Gospel of Luke by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the beginning : the story of the Old Testament by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells nineteen stories from the Old Testament in modern language
Benedictines in Oxford ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul II by Laurence Bright ( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The resurrection by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Bible : how it came to us by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The passion and death of Jesus by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bible alive : witness the great events of the Bible by John D Clare ( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells pivotal events in the Bible using modern scholarship and graphic computer techniques
The Holy Spirit by Henry Wansbrough ( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wansbrough, Joseph 1934-
Wansbrough, Joseph Henry 1934-
ウォンズブラ, ヘンリー
Languages
English (82)
Chinese (1)
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