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Sinning in the Hebrew Bible 1 edition

Sinning in the Hebrew Bible
Alan F. Segal


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Sinning in the Hebrew Bible
the worst stories speak for its truth
Alan F. Segal

Published 2012 by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: the Bible and myth
The matriarch in peril
The golden calf: a lesson in chronology
A historical tragedy: the short-lived Deuteronomic reform
The concubine of the Levite: a complete horror
The horror of human sacrifice: sex, intermarriage, and proper descent
Ways of a man with a woman
No peace in the royal family
Conclusion: synoptic sinning.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
BS1199.S54 S44 2012

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
9780231159265, 9780231159272
LC Control Number

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