By Janeth Norfleete Day
The subject of the publication is that via integrating conventional historic tools of interpretation with more moderen literary and sociological tools, it truly is attainable to suggest an alternate realizing of the nature and position of the Samaritan lady in John four. The contents comprise a survey of the interpretive culture in regards to the Samaritan lady within the church s exegesis, in inventive renderings, and in literary compositions from the Patristic interval until eventually the trendy period. The e-book concludes with the writer s substitute interpretation, which proposes a pious Samaritan girl vs. the conventional immoral one. This e-book turns out to be useful as a version for a man-made method of biblical interpretation that makes use of either historic and extra modern tools. also, it demonstrates one attainable road during which biblical and theological students can perform interdisciplinary studies."
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