Download E-books The Promise of the Land as Oath (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fur die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft) PDF

By Suzanne Boorer

In der Reihe Beihefte zur Zeitschrift fur die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft (BZAW) erscheinen Arbeiten zu samtlichen Gebieten der alttestamentlichen Wissenschaft. Im Zentrum steht die Hebraische Bibel, ihr Vor- und Nachleben im antiken Judentum sowie ihre vielfache Verzweigung in die benachbarten Kulturen der altorientalischen und hellenistisch-romischen Welt."

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Download E-books Healing Psalms: The Dialogues with God That Help You Cope with Life PDF

By Joshua O. Haberman

A well known rabbi exhibits the way to practice the knowledge of the Psalms in our day-by-day lives

often attributed to King David, between others, the publication of Psalms collects one hundred fifty songs in compliment of the Lord-songs that include a few of the Bible's most lovely and encouraging verses. Now, one in all America's such a lot esteemed rabbis elucidates the which means of the Psalms and explains how their therapeutic knowledge may help us in our daily lives. analyzing all of the Psalms in flip, Rabbi Joshua Haberman indicates how those "dialogues with God" supply convenience in our struggles to deal with adversity and increase our lot in existence, even if we are looking deliverance from agony, giving compliment for our luck, or commemorating an important day. although this is often the one mainstream booklet at the Psalms written via a rabbi, the ebook is for individuals of all religious traditions-Jews, Christians, and folks of any culture who are looking to faucet into the therapeutic energy of the Psalms.

Joshua O. Haberman (Washington, DC) is President of the root for Jewish stories. the previous Senior Rabbi on the Washington Hebrew Congregation, he has preached on the White condo and on the nationally televised memorial carrier to honor sufferers of Sep 11.

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Download E-books The Asterisked Materials in the Greek Job (Scholars Press Studies in the Humanities) PDF

By Peter John Gentry

This booklet was once initially released in a customized measurement (6 x eight) Please print and bind as 6 x nine including 1/4 inch to the pinnacle margin and 3/4 inch to the ground. There are a number of clean pages close to the again of this booklet that have been additional to house even signatures within the unique. those pages, in addition to the backlist pages that are the final revealed pages within the e-book, may be deleted from the reprint.

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Download E-books Praying the Tradition: The Origin and the Use of Tradition in Nehemiah 9 (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fur die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft) PDF

By Mark J. Boda

In der Reihe Beihefte zur Zeitschrift fur die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft (BZAW) erscheinen Arbeiten zu samtlichen Gebieten der alttestamentlichen Wissenschaft. Im Zentrum steht die Hebraische Bibel, ihr Vor- und Nachleben im antiken Judentum sowie ihre vielfache Verzweigung in die benachbarten Kulturen der altorientalischen und hellenistisch-romischen Welt."

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Download E-books Debt-Slavery in Israel and the Ancient Near East (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies) PDF

This unique learn matters itself with the manumission legislation of Exodus 20, Deuteronomy 15 and Leviticus 25. It starts with the social history to debt slavery and the socioeconomic components encouraging the increase of debt slavery in Mesopotamia. After a comparative research of the Mesopotamian and biblical fabric Chirichigno examines the social historical past to debt slavery in Israel, some of the slave legislation within the Pentateuch (in order to delimit the chattel-slave legislation from the debt-slave laws), and the biblical manumission legislation themselves.

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Download E-books The Art of Biblical Narrative PDF

By Robert Alter

Since it was once first released approximately 3 a long time in the past, The paintings of Biblical Narrative has considerably extended the horizons of biblical scholarship by means of recasting the Bible as a piece of literary artwork deserving studied feedback. popular critic and translator Robert modify provides the Hebrew Bible as a cohesive literary paintings, one whose many authors used leading edge units equivalent to parallelism, contrastive discussion, and narrative pace to inform essentially the most innovative tales of human historical past: the revelation of a unmarried god.

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Download E-books God's Design (A Focus on Old Testament Theology) PDF

By E. A. Martens

The 3rd variation of Martens's famous examine of previous testomony theology which has turn into a typical textbook at evangelical seminaries and bible faculties.

Exodus 5:22 - 6:8 unearths God's layout for development his state, a layout with 4 components:1) Deliverance, 2) group, three) wisdom of God, four) The plentiful lifestyles. From those parts, Martens constructs a grid in which the total message of the outdated testomony could be learn. God's layout provides an outline of the outdated testomony all Bible scholars will locate attention-grabbing. God's layout was once articulated within the exodus, applied within the pre-monarchy period, verified within the centuries of the kings, and reaffirmed via Israel's exile and return.

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Download E-books The Kings-Isaiah and Kings-Jeremiah Recensions (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fur Die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft) PDF

In der Reihe Beihefte zur Zeitschrift fur die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft (BZAW) erscheinen Arbeiten zu samtlichen Gebieten der alttestamentlichen Wissenschaft. Im Zentrum steht die Hebraische Bibel, ihr Vor- und Nachleben im antiken Judentum sowie ihre vielfache Verzweigung in die benachbarten Kulturen der altorientalischen und hellenistisch-romischen Welt."

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Download E-books In Search of Pre-Exilic Israel (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies) PDF

In fresh years there was an inclination between sure students to say that little might be recognized approximately pre-exilic Israel, as the previous testomony was once in basic terms compiled within the post-exilic interval (for instance Philip Davies, Thomas Thompson, Neils Peter Lemche). One student (Lemche) has even claimed that the previous testomony is a Hellenistic paintings.

The objective of this booklet is to argue that this can be an severe and untenable place and that, notwithstanding a lot of the outdated testomony was once certainly edited within the exilic or post-exilic interval, a few of the underlying resources used return to the pre-exilic interval. while significantly analyzed those assets can shed a lot gentle at the pre-exilic interval.

This very important paintings is the manufactured from a group of seventeen foreign students, no fewer than 5 of whom are Fellows of the British Academy. not one of the chapters has formerly been published.

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