Download Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic: Essays in the History of the by Frank Moore Cross PDF

By Frank Moore Cross

Directed towards a synthesis of the heritage of the faith of Israel, the essays during this quantity deal with key features of Israelite non secular improvement. Frank Moore pass strains the continuities among early Israelite faith and the Caananite tradition from which it emerged, explores the strain among the mythic and the ancient in Israel's spiritual expression, and examines the reemergence of Caananite mythic fabric within the apocalypticism of early Christianity and the lifeless Sea Scrolls.

Show description

Read or Download Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic: Essays in the History of the Religion of Israel PDF

Similar old testament books

Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic: Essays in the History of the Religion of Israel

Directed towards a synthesis of the historical past of the faith of Israel, the essays during this quantity deal with key features of Israelite spiritual improvement. Frank Moore go strains the continuities among early Israelite faith and the Caananite tradition from which it emerged, explores the stress among the mythic and the ancient in Israel's non secular expression, and examines the reemergence of Caananite mythic fabric within the apocalypticism of early Christianity and the useless Sea Scrolls.

Evoking scripture: seeing the Old Testament in the New

In transparent and lucid prose Evoking Scripture explores the literary and theological frameworks that lie in the back of some of the quotations from and allusions to the previous testomony within the New. Steve Moyise takes a sequence of case reports from Mark, Romans, Galatians, 1 Peter and Revelation to elevate key questions on the author's hermeneutical stance in addition to the equipment and assumptions of these who examine them.

Jeremiah: A Commentary Based on Ieremias in Codex Vaticanus

This remark on Greek Jeremiah is predicated on what's most likely the simplest whole manuscript, particularly Codex Vaticanus. the unique textual content is gifted uncorrected and the paragraphs of the manuscript itself are applied. the interpretation into English on dealing with pages is intentionally literal for you to supply the fashionable reader a touch of the influence the Greek translation can have made on an historical reader.

Ancient Hebrew Periodization and the Language of the Book of Jeremiah: The Case for a Sixth-Century Date of Composition

In old Hebrew Periodization and the Language of the e-book of Jeremiah, Aaron Hornkohl defends the diachronic method of Biblical Hebrew and the linguistic relationship of biblical texts. using the traditional methodologies to the Masoretic model of the biblical booklet of Jeremiah, he seeks up to now the paintings at the foundation of its linguistic profile, selecting that, notwithstanding composite, Jeremiah is probably going a made of the transitional time among the 1st and moment Temple sessions.

Additional resources for Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic: Essays in the History of the Religion of Israel

Example text

In the three pantheon lists 9 found at Ugarit, first in order came JiI_Jib (Akk. a-bi) followed by 'II (Akk. ilum [DINGIR-lum]). Dagnu (later Dagan> Heb. dagan, Phoen. dag6n) and Baci $apan are third and fourth respectively. 10 The designation 'il-'ib, Hurrian en atn, plural enna-sta atlanna/staJ apparently applies to a generic type of deity, 5. Gelb, Old A kkadian Writing and Gralnmar, p. 6. 6. Cf. Huffmon, Anlorite Nanles (Baltimore, Johns Hopkins' Pres'S~ 1965), p. 165, and the literature cited.

22). Die Variante EIbamman findet sich in spaten phonizischen Inschriften. 61 As a 'matter of fact, both the epithets B

From Arslan Tash. The text reads in poetic parallelism: The Eternal One has made a covenant oath with us, Asherah has made (a pact) with US. 29 The formulaic juxtaposition of JEt's consort Asherah with cOltinz in the bicolon argues strongly for the identification of cOlam as an appellation or cult name of JEt. The two supreme gods are named and then follows: And all the sons of EI, And the great of the council of all the Holy Ones. With oaths of Heaven and Ancient Earth, 26. 27. 242. 28. 29. See below.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.03 of 5 – based on 25 votes