Current Issues in Priestly and Related Literature: The by Roy E. Gane,Ada Taggar-Cohen

By Roy E. Gane,Ada Taggar-Cohen

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The unmarried maximum catalyst and contributor to our constructing realizing of priestly literature has been Jacob Milgrom (1923–2010), whose seminal articles, provocative hypotheses, and comprehensively probing books significantly elevated and considerably altered scholarship relating to priestly and similar literature. Nineteen articles construct on Milgrom's paintings and glance to destiny instructions of study. Essays hide various subject matters together with the translation, composition and literary constitution of priestly and holiness texts in addition to their relationships to deuteronomic and extra-biblical texts. The booklet contains a bibliography of Milgrom’s paintings released among 1994 and 2014.

Features:

  • Comparisons with Mesopotamian Hittite texts
  • Essays from a various team of students representing various backgrounds, views, and methodologies
  • Charts and tables illustrate complicated relationships and structures
  • Roy E. Gane is Professor of Hebrew Bible and historic close to japanese Languages at Andrews collage. he's the writer of Cult and personality: Purification choices, Day of Atonement, and Theodicy (Eisenbrauns, 2005) and Leviticus, Numbers (Zondervan, 2004).

    Ada Taggar-Cohn is Professor within the college of Theology at Doshisha college, Japan. She is the writer of Hittite Priesthood (Universitatsverlag wintry weather, 2007).

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