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Israel in der altorientalischen Welt (Beihefte zur by Rüdiger Liwak,Markus / Pruin, Dagmar Witte

By Rüdiger Liwak,Markus / Pruin, Dagmar Witte

The previous testomony is integrally guaranteed to the background and tradition of historical Israeland the traditional center East. This choice of essays essentially employs methods from the fields of literary historical past andarcheology. It makes a huge contribution to cultural and spiritual old facets of kingship and prophecy. It additionally casts a brand new mild on questions concerning institutional schooling and worship practices, at the percentages and obstacles of spiritual historic comparability, and on Biblical interpretation in a Judeo-Christian context.

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