Song I Gaze Upon You

Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 019104508X
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Song I Gaze Upon You from the Author: . Due to popular demand, this exquisite piece has been made available as a separate choral leaflet. It is also in the anthology Weddings for Choirs. Ideal for concerts, and special occasions such as weddings and anniversaries, this choral song sets a beautiful text by Paul Eluard to rich, sumptuous music which will delight singers and listeners alike.

Displacement Diaspora And Geographies Of Identity

Author: Smadar Lavie
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822317203
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Displacement Diaspora And Geographies Of Identity from the Author: Smadar Lavie. Displacement, Diaspora, and Geographies of Identity challenges conventional understandings of identity based on notions of nation and culture as bounded or discrete. Through careful examinations of various transnational, hybrid, border, and diasporic forces and practices, these essays push at the edge of cultural studies, postmodernism, and postcolonial theory and raise crucial questions about ethnographic methodology. This volume exemplifies a cross-disciplinary cultural studies and a concept of culture rooted in lived experience as well as textual readings. Anthropologists and scholars from related fields deploy a range of methodologies and styles of writing to blur and complicate conventional dualisms between authors and subjects of research, home and away, center and periphery, and first and third world. Essays discuss topics such as Rai, a North African pop music viewed as westernized in Algeria and as Arab music in France; the place of Sephardic and Palestinian writers within Israel’s Ashkenazic-dominated arts community; and the use and misuse of the concept “postcolonial” as it is applied in various regional contexts. In exploring histories of displacement and geographies of identity, these essays call for the reconceptualization of theoretical binarisms such as modern and postmodern, colonial and postcolonial. It will be of interest to a broad spectrum of scholars and students concerned with postmodern and postcolonial theory, ethnography, anthropology, and cultural studies. Contributors. Norma Alarcón, Edward M. Bruner, Nahum D. Chandler, Ruth Frankenberg, Joan Gross, Dorinne Kondo, Kristin Koptiuch, Smadar Lavie, Lata Mani, David McMurray, Kirin Narayan, Greg Sarris, Ted Swedenburg

Poetry Devotions

Author: Gabriel Bridgmon
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 1512753823
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Poetry Devotions from the Author: Gabriel Bridgmon. Sharing what the Lord has inspired me to write during years of time spent with Him is an honor. As you read through these pages you'll be touch as I was by the various topics I was inspired to write a poem about. You'll laugh with excitement, be enlighten with insight, and inspired with encouragement. Read expecting the words on the page speak to you as well as they spoke to me.

Song Of Songs

Author: Paul J. Griffiths
Publisher: Brazos Press
ISBN: 1587431351
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Song Of Songs from the Author: Paul J. Griffiths. "The Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible makes a most welcome contribution to the church, the academic world, and the general public at large. By enlisting a wide range of Protestant, Catholic, and Orthodox theologians who differ on much, but who agree on the truth of the Nicene Creed, the series also represents ecumenical activity of the very best kind. It is always a daunting challenge to expound the church's sacred book both simply and deeply, but this impressive line-up of authors is very wellsituated for the attempt." -- Mark A. Noll, University of Notre Dame.

Mary S Song Prayers

Author: Mary Heyn
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1514439565
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Mary S Song Prayers from the Author: Mary Heyn. Mary's Song Prayers is a new version of the Psalms of the Bible's Old Testament rewritten in heartfelt readable poetry.

The Song Of Songs

Author: Iain M. Duguid
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 0830899146
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The Song Of Songs from the Author: Iain M. Duguid. This Old Testament book, the best of songs , has fascinated and perplexed interpreters for centuries. We hear the passionate melody of romantic love, and are confronted by erotic imagery but whose love is described? Is it a couple s love for each other, God s love for his people, or a poem that speaks to love in all its dimensions? Iain Duguid s commentary explains how the Song is designed to show us an idealized picture of married love, in the context of a fallen and broken world. It also convicts us of how far short of this perfection we fall, both as humans and as lovers, and drives us repeatedly into the arms of our true heavenly husband, Jesus Christ. The Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries have long been a trusted resource for Bible study. Written by some of the world's most distinguished evangelical scholars, these twenty-eight volumes offer clear, reliable and relevant explanations of every book in the Old Testament, aiming to get at the true meaning of the Bible and to make its message plain to readers today.

The Message Of The Song Of Songs

Author: Tom Gledhill
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 0830812350
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The Message Of The Song Of Songs from the Author: Tom Gledhill. This is an exposition of the Song of Songs by Tom Gledhill and is part of The Bible Speaks Today Series, edited by J.A. Motyer and John R.W. Stott.

Song Of Songs

Author: J. Cheryl Exum
Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN: 9780664221904
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Song Of Songs from the Author: J. Cheryl Exum. This original commentary foregrounds at every turn the poetic genius of the Song of Songs, one of the most elusive texts of the Hebrew Bible. J. Cheryl Exum locates that genius in the way the Song not only tells but shows its readers that love is strong as death, thereby immortalizing love, as well as in the way the poet explores the nature of love by a mature sensitivity to how being in love is different for the woman and the man. Many long-standing conundrums in the interpretation of the book are offered persuasive solutions in Exum's verse by verse exegesis. The Old Testament Library provides fresh and authoritative treatments of important aspects of Old Testament study through commentaries and general surveys. The contributors are scholars of international standing.

Joining The Angels Song

Author: Samuel Wells
Publisher: Canterbury Press
ISBN: 1848258399
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Joining The Angels Song from the Author: Samuel Wells. For everyone who loves liturgy and its ability to empower the people of God, here is an invaluable collection of material that will bring a new joy and energy to Eucharistic worship. Samuel Wells and Abigail Kocher present 150 new Eucharistic prefaces, one for each Sunday and major holy day of years A, B & C, together with a range for special occasions. Aiming to reflect the many dimensions of Christian life, each one is rich in Biblical allusion and seasonal resonance that reflect the scripture readings of the day and the time of year. Rather than using abstract theological concepts, these new prayers are full of vivid, concrete imagery that will help make Eucharistic worship a focused, fresh and engaged time of new discoveries and greater engagement with God.