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By Mark E. Biddle

An extension of his well-loved seminary direction on humor within the Bible, A Time to snort attracts on Mark Biddle’s command of Hebrew language and cultural subtleties to discover the methods humor used to be deliberately integrated into Scripture. With attribute liveliness, Biddle courses the reader during the tales of six biblical characters who did quite unforeseen things.

Biddle bargains the reverence due the Scriptures and gives a clean specialize in their intensity in any such method that readers can discover ways to “get the comic story” all alone. A Time to snicker is a successful, scholarly, humorous booklet, no longer unavoidably simply because Biddle himself is humorous (although he is), yet simply because trustworthy historic writers well-known the comedian in what God ordained and in how God’s humans behaved in response.

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