Against the Gods by John Currid, p. 25:
“Polemical theology is the use by biblical writers of the thought forms and stories that were common in ancient Near Eastern culture, while filling them with radically new meaning.”
John Currid wrote a concise, though comprehensive book on the matter of ancient Near Eastern cultures and their stories alongside the events that the Word of God shares. Brave Reviews took the time to summarize and review Currids new book. Click here to read it!