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Rad, Gerhard von 1901-1971

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Works: 319 works in 1,682 publications in 13 languages and 21,210 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Biography  Sermons  Bibliography  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Prophecies  Personal narratives‡vGerman 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Editor, Commentator, Other, Contributor, Translator, Dedicatee, Creator, Arranger
Classifications: BS1235.3, 221.6
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Genesis: a commentary by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

54 editions published between 1956 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book makes available to English-speaking students a work that in the original German has achieved the status of a theological classic. This revised edition contains the extensive changes prepared by the author before his death. The introduction has been largely rewritten and the early chapters of the commentary have been reworked with equal thoroughness. Parts 1 and 2 have been entirely reset, and minor alterations have been made in part 3. Professor von Rad has utilized the results of literary criticism and form criticism in producing a commentary that is exegetical, historical, and above all, theological. In every phase of the panoramic pageant the reader sees the God of Israel reaffirming the terms of his covenant and working out his great historical purposes in spite of, and even through, the disobedient acts of willful, headstrong men. - Jacket flap
Wisdom in Israel by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

81 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Deuteronomy; a commentary by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

78 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The proposal here is that Deuteronomy in its final form belongs to the form of covenants of the office-bearers. The contents of Deuteronomy come to us out of a long practice of Levitical preaching which drew upon legal and traditionary elements of the most varied sorts and origins. The martial spirit which dominates the whole work bespeaks an origin in circles where the old traditions of holy war were preserved; this militant piety, together with literary and other considerations, points to the era of the late eighth to late seventh centuries for the formation of the book and its connection finally with Josiah. The theological importance of the book centers in the fact that never before had there been such an all-inclusive treatment of the traditions of Israel in terms of loyalty to one God and his worship at one place; and it was forthcoming at a time of unparalleled threat to the existence of the nation and its distinctive worship. Von Rad's commentary begins with a discussion of the literary form of Deuteronomy, the material peculiar to the book, and its origin and purpose. This is followed by a verse-by-verse commentary on the entire book
The problem of the Hexateuch and other essays by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

68 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains some of the most important and enduring work of Gerhard von Rad, the most influential Old Testament theologian of the twentieth century. The chapters cover a broad range of topics, including the doctrine of creation, memory and tradition in Deuteronomy, historical writing in ancient Israel, cultic language in the Psalms, and the Old Testament worldview
The message of the prophets by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

56 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A concise presentation of the quintessence of the prophetic message, by one of the greatest Old Testament scholars of our time. The message of each prophet is examined individually, against the background of his time and with regard to his significance for ours"--Back cover
Holy war in ancient Israel by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

49 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Deuteronomy by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

41 editions published between 1947 and 1963 in 4 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theologie des Alten Testaments by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

181 editions published between 1950 and 1993 in 6 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compendio histórico de la religión Yahvista y de las instituciones sagradas de Israel : Los primeros tiempos - La crisis provocada por la conquista de Canaán - La crisis provocada por la creación del estado - Los esfuerzos por restaurar el pasado - La institución de la comunidad cultural pos-exílica - Misterio sagrado y carisma en el antiguo Israel / - La teología de las tradiciones históricas de Israel : Teología del hexateuco. La teología de la alianza divide en períodos la historia canónica de la salvación - Los ungidos de Yahvéh - Israel ante Yahvéh. La respuesta de Israel
Biblical interpretations in preaching by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God at work in Israel by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1980 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das erste Buch Mose : Genesis by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

75 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moses by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

32 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this new edition of Gerhard von Rad's classic work on the Moses traditions, the reader is provided with a more polished text, cross-references to von Rad's other works, an updated bibliography, Scripture index, and a new foreword by Walter Brueggemann. A German Lutheran pastor, University professor and a prolific Old Testament scholar, Gerhard von Rad sought a revival of Old Testament appreciation from a readership disheartened by two world wars. Hanson brings this important work to the present generation in the hopes of provoking the same reaction
Probleme biblischer Theologie; Gerhard von Rad zum 70. Geburtstag by Hans Walter Wolff( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in German and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Testament theology by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

77 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gottes Wirken in Israel : Vorträge zum Alten Testament by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in German and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Opfer des Abraham by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

14 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in German and English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studien zur Theologie der alttestamentlichen Überlieferungen by Rolf Rendtorff( Book )

10 editions published in 1961 in German and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and death by Rudolf Bultmann( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and German and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Josephsgeschichte : ein Vortrag by Gerhard von Rad( Book )

12 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in German and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Alte Testament - ein Geschichtsbuch? : Beiträge des Symposiums "Das Alte Testament und die Kultur der Moderne" anlässlich des 100. Geburtstags Gerhard von Rads (1901-1971), Heidelberg, 18.-21. Oktober 2001 by Symposium Das Alte Testament und die Kultur der Moderne( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Genesis: a commentary
Alternative Names
Gerhard von Rad Ahli Perjanjian Lama Jerman

Gerhard von Rad Duits theoloog (1901-1971)

Gerhard von Rad German theologian

Gerhard von Rad teologo tedesco

Rad, G. von 1901-1971

Rāto, Geruharuto fon 1901-1971

Rāto, Geruharuto von 1901-1971

Von Rad, Gerhard.

Von Rad, Gerhard 1901-1971

게르하르트 폰 라트

라드, G. 폰 1901-1971

라드, 게르하르트 폰 1901-1971

랏, 게르하르트 폰 1901-1971

폰 라드, 게르하르트 1901-1971

폰 라트 1901-1971

폰 라트, 게르하르트 1901-1971

폰 랏, 게르하르트 1901-1971

폰라드, G. 1901-1971

ゲルハルト・フォン・ラート

ラート, G. フォン

ラート, ゲルハルト ヴォン

ラート, ゲルハルト・フォン

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Wisdom in IsraelThe problem of the Hexateuch and other essaysThe message of the prophetsHoly war in ancient IsraelOld Testament theology