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By Ari Mermelstein, Shalom E. Holtz

Members to The Divine court docket in Comparative Perspective deal with the most pervasive spiritual metaphors, that of the divine court, in either its ancient and thematic senses. with a purpose to make clear a few of the manifestations of the divine court, this quantity involves essays through students of the traditional close to East, Hebrew Bible, moment Temple Judaism, early Christianity, Talmud, Islam, medieval Judaism, and classical Greek literature. Contributions to the amount basically heart upon 3 comparable aspects of the divine court: the position of the divine court within the earthly criminal method; the divine court because the web site of ancient justice; and the divine court docket because the venue within which God is termed to respond to for his personal unjust acts.

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