By Diana V. Edelman,Philip R. Davies,Christophe Nihan,Thomas Romer
Opening the Books of Moses offers an creation to the 1st 5 books of the Bible. it really is written for any pupil engaged within the scholarly learn of those so much crucial of biblical texts. the purpose all through is to ascertain the books so one can illuminating the information, ideals and reviews of the time. This large review presents: a survey of the present nation of Pentateuchal examine; an research of ways the texts have been formed via their time and viewers; an overview of Jewish parts within the Persian interval; the learn concludes with an research of key issues within the research of the Pentateuch, significantly the Torah, geography, ethnicity, the character of Yahweh and different deities, theories of cult, treaties and oaths, and Moses himself.
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Opening the Books of Moses (BibleWorld) by Diana V. Edelman,Philip R. Davies,Christophe Nihan,Thomas Romer