Download E-books The Day of Atonement: Its' Interpretations in Early Jewish and Christian Traditions (Themes in Biblical Narrative) PDF

Bible Study

Confirmed on the heart of the Torah, the directions for the occasion of the Day of Atonement carry a renowned place (Leviticus 16). The language of atonement, purification and reconciliation represents the range of techniques that either discover the advanced relationships among God and guy, among Yahweh and his selected humans Israel, and that set aside where of stumble upon the sanctuary. Leviticus sixteen has served because the element of departure for varied non secular and cultural practices and innovations that experience had a formative impression on Judaism and Christianity as much as the current day. The essays during this quantity shape a consultant move portion of the historical past of the reception of Leviticus sixteen and the culture of the Yom ha-Kippurim."

Show description

Read Online or Download The Day of Atonement: Its' Interpretations in Early Jewish and Christian Traditions (Themes in Biblical Narrative) PDF

Best Bible Study books

The Bible Tells Me So: Why Defending Scripture Has Made Us Unable to Read It

The debatable Bible student and writer of The Evolution of Adam recounts his transformative non secular trip within which he stumbled on a brand new, extra sincere strategy to love and have fun with God’s observe. expert as an evangelical Bible pupil, Peter Enns enjoyed the Scriptures and shared his devotion, instructing at Westminster Theological Seminary.

Five Views on Biblical Inerrancy (Counterpoints: Bible and Theology)

There's little question that the inerrancy of the Bible is a present and sometimes contentious subject between evangelicals. 5 perspectives on Biblical Inerrancy represents a well timed contribution via showcasing the spectrum of evangelical positions on inerrancy, facilitating realizing of those views, really the place and why they diverge.

The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus (Case for ... Series)

Is there credible facts that Jesus of Nazareth fairly is the Son of God?   Retracing his personal religious trip from atheism to religion, Lee Strobel, former felony editor of the Chicago Tribune, cross-examines a dozen specialists with doctorates from faculties like Cambridge, Princeton, and Brandeis who're well-known specialists of their personal fields.

The Serpent's Promise: The Bible Retold as Science

A distinct contribution to the God/religion debate: a systematic tackle the Bible that does not take aspects.      Many of the themes studied through physicists or through biologists are present in the texts of the world's religions: the origins of the universe, of lifestyles and of mankind; destiny, intercourse, age and loss of life; and the clients of everlasting existence or of fiery doom.

Additional info for The Day of Atonement: Its' Interpretations in Early Jewish and Christian Traditions (Themes in Biblical Narrative)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.16 of 5 – based on 22 votes