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By George W. Coats

Dr Coats, well known for his paintings over twenty years at the Pentateuchal traditions, right here provides us together with his certain portrait of Moses. George Coats identifies strands within the Moses culture, the culture of the hero who represents the folks of God, and that of the 'man of God', fairly unheroic in folkloristic phrases, who represents God to the folk. This duality within the portrayal of Moses Read more...

content material: bankruptcy 1 creation; bankruptcy 2 THE start story AND THE MOSES-MIDIANITE culture; bankruptcy three THE VOCATION stories: EXODUS 3.1-4.31; 6.2-7.7; bankruptcy four MOSES' DEALINGS WITH THE PHARAOH: EXODUS 5.1-12.36; bankruptcy five GOD'S reduction TO ISRAEL within the desolate tract; bankruptcy 6 MOSAIC LEGENDS; bankruptcy 7 MOSES within the SINAI TRADITIONS: EXODUS 19-34; bankruptcy eight THE MOSES loss of life TRADITIONS; bankruptcy nine HEROIC guy AND guy OF GOD; bankruptcy 10 environment AND purpose FOR THE SAGA; bankruptcy eleven THE MOSES TRADITIONS past THE SAGA; bankruptcy 12 end; Notes; Index of Biblical References; Index of Authors.
summary: Dr Coats, widely known for his paintings over 20 years at the Pentateuchal traditions, the following provides us along with his distinct portrait of Moses. George Coats identifies strands within the Moses culture, the culture of the hero who represents the folks of God, and that of the 'man of God', surprisingly unheroic in folkloristic phrases, who represents God to the folk. This duality within the portrayal of Moses turns into glaring already within the name narrative of Exodus three, a story that are supposed to now not be divided among J and E yet displays the main historic notion of the nature Moses and his s

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