Now showing items 21-28 of 28

    • The Meaning of Maholah/Mahol in the Old Testament 

      Patrick, Etoughe Anani (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, 2013-10)
      Open FlipBook to read abstract
    • The Last Adam as "a life-giving spirit" in 1 Corinthians 15:42-49 

      Simatele, Warren Suya (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, 2015-02)
      In light of the conflicting views regarding the background, interpretation, and the time when the last Adam became a life-giving spirit, one objective of this study was to show that the OT, rather than any other historical ...
    • The Use of the expressions God or God(s) in Daniel 11:36-39 and their theological and interpretative implications 

      Payet, Edwin Sully (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, 2014-09)
      The goal of this present research is (1) to understand the meaning of the 7 expressions that contains a name for ‘God/god(s)’, particularly 3) אֵל x) and 4) אֱלוֹהַּ x), in Dan 11:36-39 and (2) to seek the most probable ...
    • Whole-body gestures with the context of worship in the book of Psalms 

      Tsegaw, Melak Alemayehu (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, 2017-09)
      The book of Psalms records a variety of bodily movements or gestures employed in the context of worship. Studies of gestures in the Bible have taken into consideration some references from the Psalms and have approached ...
    • Paradox and passivity : gaps as a rhetorical device in Genesis 22:1-19 

      Sailo, David Vanlalnghaka (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, 2019-05)
      The difficulties of the narrative of Gen 22:1-19 comprises paradox and passivity. These difficulties elicit interpretative issues with the characters of the narrative. The text had been approached using different ...
    • Verbal aspect and eschatology in John 5:19-30 : a systemic functional analysis 

      Odhiambo, David Odhiambo (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, 2018-08)
      This dissertation carves a twofold stream: it seeks (a) to make fresh headways into the hermeneutic of John 5:19-30 and its eschatology and (b) to demonstrate the exegetical potency of Systemic Functional Linguistics (SFL) ...
    • The Significance of YHWH's EHYEH IMMAK in the covenant context of the Pentateuch 

      Mang, Hup Luai (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, 2019-08)
      This dissertation attempted to establish a perspective that takes the divine covenant renewal or reconfirmation as foundational to interpreting YHWH’s אהיה עמך in the literary contexts of Gen 26:1-6; 28:10-15; 31:1-3; Exod ...
    • Sapiential echoes of the newness motif in 2 Corinthians 5:11-21 

      Dzvairo, Oswell (Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies, 2019-10)
      This dissertation examines the newness motif in 2 Cor 5:11-21 by taking into consideration some sapiential notions in the text. Most studies on this subject limit their interpretation of the passage to the newness terminology ...