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The Museum of the Bible : a critical introduction / edited by Jill Hicks-Keeton and Cavan Concannon ; foreword by Candida R. Moss and Joel S. Baden.

Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books/Fortress Academic, [2019] , ©2019
Format/Description:
Book
xxv, 305 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Museum of the Bible.
Bible -- Museums.
Bible -- Antiquities.
Museum of the Bible.
Bible.
Antiquities.
Museums.
Contents:
Part I. What's the Bible good for? "It's complicated." "No, it's not.": the Museum of the Bible, problems and solutions / Margaret M. Mitchell
Exploring race, religion, and slavery at the Museum of the Bible / Terrence L. Johnson
Part II. The Museum of whose Bible? Christian supersessionism and the problem of diversity at the Museum of the Bible / Jill Hicks-Keeton
Looking at the Bible sideways: one Jewish scholar's perspective / Marc Zvi Brettler
Smoke and mirrors: the Hebrew Bible exhibit at the Museum of the Bible / Mark Leuchter
Part III. Archaeology, Israel, and the "reliability" of the Bible. Theo-politics, archaeology, and the ideology of the Museum of the Bible / Cavan Concannon
The land of Israel and bodily pedagogy at the Museum of the Bible / Sarah F. Porter
Part IV. Materiality, text, and the production of scripture. Editing without interpreting: the Museum of the Bible and New Testament textual criticism / Jennifer Wright Knust
The green papyri and the Museum of the Bible / Roberta Mazza
Christian Dead Sea scrolls?: the post-2002 fragments as modern Protestant relics / Ludvik A. Kjeldsberg
Part V. Christian nationalism and the Bible in America. Letting the Bible do its work on behalf of Christian America: the founding era at the Museum of the Bible / John Fea
Religious freedom for a Christian America: "don't you agree?" / Stephen L. Young
Part VI. Religion, politics, and the Museum's hidden partners. The creationist Museum of the Bible / James R. Linville
Museum of the Bible's politicized Holy Land trip / Mark A. Chancey.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-298) and index.
Contributor:
Hicks-Keeton, Jill, 1983- editor.
Concannon, Cavan W., 1979- editor.
Moss, Candida R., writer of foreword.
Baden, Joel S., 1977- writer of foreword.
Other format:
Online version: Museum of the Bible.
ISBN:
9781978702820
1978702825
9781978702844
1978702841
9781978702837
OCLC:
1104220529
Publisher Number:
99981905599
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