Download The Dictionary of Classical Hebrew: Zayin-Teth by David J. A. Clines PDF

By David J. A. Clines

Quantity three within the dictionary of the Hebrew Bible edited via David J. A. Clines.

Show description

Read Online or Download The Dictionary of Classical Hebrew: Zayin-Teth PDF

Similar bible study books

Teaching the Bible through Popular Culture and the Arts

This source allows religious study teachers to facilitate enticing lecture room studies by means of drawing at the arts and pop culture. It bargains short overviews of hundreds of thousands of simply available examples of paintings, movie, literature, song, and different media and descriptions innovations for incorporating them successfully and concisely within the school room.

The Synoptic Problem: A Way Through the Maze (Understanding the Bible and Its World)

In all probability the best literary enigma in historical past, The Synoptic challenge has interested generations of students who've wondered over the agreements, the disagreements, the diversities and the peculiarities of the connection among the 1st 3 of our canonical Gospels. but The Synoptic challenge continues to be inaccessible to scholars, who're frequently knotted up in its obvious complexities.

From the Gospel to the Gospels

The monograph discusses the fast formulae of the 'gospel' (euangelion) because the first mirrored expressions of Christian religion. They tailored the apocalyptic expectancies to specific the Easter event and formed the earliest literary Gospel (Mark). This booklet analyzes Gospels as texts that (re-)introduced Jesus traditions into the Christian liturgy and literature.

Additional resources for The Dictionary of Classical Hebrew: Zayin-Teth

Sample text

2 However, the fact remains that we learn very little from the literature of the Hebrew Bible about the state of people in exile. 3 Author’s note: The research for this essay was undertaken during the period that I held the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship. I would like to acknowledge the Killam Trust for the financial support provided. 1. L. L. Grabbe, “Introduction,” in Leading Captivity Captive: “The Exile” as History and Ideology (JSOTSup 278; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1998) 17.

When this circumstantial evidence is considered together with their nomadic lifestyle, one can see why it is so tempting to conclude that the Qenites were metalsmiths. There is also other evidence for this identification that is less well-known. It is common in simple societies for metalsmiths to live itinerate lives. 42 This is in part because they must travel to gather raw materials and then bring them back to customers and in part because they are among the very few who possess the requisite metallurgical skills.

The independent story of David and Goliath in 1 Sam 17 is a rather careless attempt at combining the destinies of Saul and David. Saul recruits conscripts from the sons of Jesse in Judah, and he is even presented as the king of Jerusalem (17:54). This presumably explains why the battle is fought in the strategic region west of Jerusalem and not in his own territory of Benjamin. book Page 31 Friday, May 1, 2009 9:08 AM David: Messianic King or Mercenary Ruler? 31 extent, the election of David and the founding of the temple by his son Solomon still forms a powerful focus for popular identity beyond the destruction of the state.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.14 of 5 – based on 19 votes