Another Book Recommendation

It seems like all I am doing recently on this blog is either FV stuff or book recommendations. Oh well, those topics are interesting to me right now. I just ordered a book that looks very good indeed. It claims to read Genesis 1-3 in the light of eschatology. One does need to connect the end with the beginning, after all.


  1. May 3, 2007 at 7:03 pm

    Clever Lane!

    Now because I had to click on the link to see what book you were referring to, you logged a blogpartners point!!! I can’t believe that I didn’t think of that!!! ;)

    But seriously, looks like a great book! I enjoy this particular author’s writing style (clear, concise, and cogent), and have enjoyed reading him on NPP and justification as well! (His article in a recent Themelios on prolegomena in N.T. Wright was very interesting and insightful). Let us know how the book turns out!

    (Note: I intentionally didn’t explicitly let on to who this writer is so that others too will click the link and get you some more blogpartners points!!!)

  2. Juan Z said,

    May 4, 2007 at 11:08 am

    I was going to get a book on Genesis and before I bought I read your notes on your books and it stopped me from buying it. I found one of the ones you recommended instead. Thanks for the service.

  3. greenbaggins said,

    May 4, 2007 at 11:21 am

    Juan, if you don’t mind my asking, what book were you going to buy?

  4. Juan Z said,

    May 4, 2007 at 2:23 pm

    I am going to get these.
    Currid, John Genesis, Volume 1, and Volume 2.

  5. greenbaggins said,

    May 4, 2007 at 2:30 pm

    Yes, I heartily recommend Currid. Actually my question was what books did my recommendation prevent you from buying?

  6. Juan Z said,

    May 4, 2007 at 6:02 pm

    Sorry about that I misread :)

    Here was what I was going to get but did not.
    Leupold, H.C. Exposition of Genesis, Volume 1, Volume 2.

  7. greenbaggins said,

    May 5, 2007 at 8:00 am

    Yes, Currid will serve you much better than Leupold. Although, if you are really interested in debunking the Documentary Hypothesis (the 4 source hypothesis of J,E,P,D), then Leupold is decent, although I would say that Mathews is better.

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