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By Philip Culbertson, Elaine M. Wainwright

In pop culture, the Bible is mostly linked to motion pictures: the eagerness of the Christ, the 10 Commandments, Jesus of Montreal, etc. much less realization has been given to the connection among the Bible and different renowned media resembling hip-hop, reggae, rock, and state and western tune; well known and photograph novels; lively tv sequence; and apocalyptic fable. This choice of essays explores a number media and how the Bible beneficial properties in them, using numerous hermeneutical ways, attractive with severe thought, and supplying conceptual assets and examples of ways the Bible reads pop culture and the way pop culture reads the Bible. this beneficial source may be of curiosity for either biblical and cultural reports. The individuals are Elaine M. Wainwright, Michael Gilmour, Mark McEntire, Dan W. Clanton Jr., Philip Culbertson, Jim Perkinson, Noel Leo Erskine, Tex pattern, Roland Boer, Terry Ray Clark, Steve Taylor, Tina Pippin, Laura Copier, Jaap Kooijman, Caroline Vander Stichele, and Erin Runions.

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