- First of a two-volume series
- By beloved Bishop Robert Barron
- New way of understanding the Old Testament
- Through writings of the Church Fathers
- Theological & spiritual interpretation of the ancient texts
In this groundbreaking book—the first of two volumes—Bishop Robert Barron offers a new way of understanding the Old Testament rooted in the writings of the Church Fathers. Journeying steadily through the Pentateuch, the historical writings, and the biblical novellas, The Great Story of Israel offers an invigorating theological and spiritual interpretation of these ancient texts, one that draws together the particular concerns of their human authors and the unique purpose of the Holy Spirit.
The parts and the whole, the Old and the New, and doctrine and exegesis all come together in this dramatic story of election, freedom, and holiness—a story read in the light of Christ, the glory of his people Israel.
- Author: Bishop Robert Barron
- Pages: 352
- Format: Hardcover