old testament, historical, ancient myths, religion, revelation, theology, baal, heilsgeschichte, salvation
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
An important group of Old Testament scholars in Germany and America is currently making copious use of the term Heilsgeschichte and the ideas associated with it. Avoided until recently by scientific theologians as suggestive of Biblicism and obscurantism, it has staged a comeback as a key word in some of the most respected scholarly circles.
Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Ehlene, Arlis John
"Old Testament Theology as Heilsgcschichte,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 35, Article 53.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol35/iss1/53