The Religions Of Ancient Israel

Author: Ziony Zevit
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This is the most far-reaching interdisciplinary investigation into the religion of ancient Israel ever attempted.

The Religions Of Ancient Israel

Author: Ziony Zevit
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
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This is the most far-reaching interdisciplinary investigation into the religion of ancient Israel ever attempted.

Exploring The Religion Of Ancient Israel

Author: Aaron Chalmers
Publisher: SPCK
ISBN: 028106900X
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Adapted from photo: Israel Antiquities Authority. Courtesy William Dever. Artist's
reconstruction of a gate shrineṣṣēfrom Dan, complete with set of five ma bôt (top
corner) and basin structure (from Z. Zevit, The Religions of Ancient Israel: A
Synthesis of Parallactic Approaches. London: Continuum, 2001, p. 194). Two
seals depicting winged serpents (from O. Keel and C. Uehlinger, Gods,
Goddesses and Images of God in Ancient Israel. Minneapolis: Fortress Press,
1998). Courtesy ...

The Early History Of God

Author: Mark S. Smith
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Already cited above is the monumental 2001 volume by Z. Zevit, The Religions of
Ancient Israel: A Synthesis of Parallactic Approaches,44 which deserves to be
mentioned in this context because of its massive synthesis of archaeological
sources. Another recent entry among archaeological investigation of Israelite
religion is B. Alpert Nakhai's Archaeology and the Religions of Canaan and
IsraeL45 Underlying the efforts at synthesis is the theoretical discussion about
the relationships ...

Did God Have A Wife

Author: William G. Dever
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Our first task in approaching the religions of ancient Israel is obviously to specify
what we mean by “religion.”Surprisingly,virtually none of the dozens of works in
the field,many of which we will survey in Chapter II below, attempts even a simple
working definition. An exception is Ziony Zevit's The Religions of Ancient Israel: A
Synthesis of Parallactic Approaches (2001), whose openness to the
archaeological evidence, like mine here, may have prompted him to be more “
realistic” than ...

I Will Speak The Riddles Of Ancient Times

Author: Aren M. Maeir
Publisher: Eisenbrauns
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Monotheism in Ancient Israel and the Veneration of the Goddess Asherah (
Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 2001); M. S. Smith, The Origins of Biblical
Monotheism: Israel's Polytheistic Background and the Ugaritic Texts (New York:
Oxford University Press, 2001); Z. Zevit, The Religions of Ancient Israel: A
Synthesis of Parallactic Approaches (New York: Continuum, 2001). 2. See van
der Toorn, ed., The Image and the Book. 3. T. N. D. Mettinger, No Graven Image?
Israelite ...

The Hebrew Bible

Author: Frederick E. Greenspahn
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814731872
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... Religions of Ancient Israel: A Synthesis of Parallactic Approaches (New York:
Continuum, 2001). 26. B. Hesse, “Husbandry, Dietary Taboos, and the Bones of
the Ancient Near East: Zooarchaeology in the Post-Processual World,” in
Methods in the Mediterranean: Historical and Archaeological Views on Texts and
Archaeology, ed. E. Small (Leiden, New York: Brill, 1995), 217–30; B. Hesse and
P. Wapnish, “Can Pig Remains Be Used for Ethnic Diagnosis in the Ancient Near
East?

Was Achilles A Jew

Author: Larry S. Milner
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... to Israel at the same location.32 Mamre also became a hallowed site in the
Bible, for it was there that the three strangers later appeared to Abraham to tell
him that the 27. Gen. 33:20. Sarna, Genesis, 232. There are hundreds of sites
containing standing stones (massebot) in cult places in the Negev and Sinai from
the fifth to the third millennia BCE; Zevit, The Religions of Ancient Israel: A
Synthesis of Parallactic Approaches, 256. Biblical notations of these stones are
noted at Gen.

When Heroes Love

Author: Susan Ackerman
Publisher: Columbia University Press
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Harvard Disserations in Comparative Literature. New York and London: Garland,
1987. Wolfson, Elliot R. “Images of God's Feet: Some Observations on the Divine
Body in Judaism.” In Howard Eilberg-Schwartz, ed., People of the Body: Jews
and Judaism from an Embodied Perspective, pp. 143–181. Albany: State
University of New York Press, 1992. Zeitlin, Froma I. See Halperin, David M. Zevit
, Ziony. The Religions of Ancient Israel: A Synthesis of Parallactic Approaches.
London and ...

The Jewish Study Bible

Author: Adele Berlin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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A very close parallel to this psalm from the Egyptian Papyrus Amherst 63 was
published in 1983. That version, however, was written in Aram. in Demotic script (
late Egyptian characters) and opens: “May Horus [an Egyptian deity]/the master
answer us in our straits; send your messenger from the temple of Arash” (
translation from Ziony Zevit, The Religions of Ancient Israel: A Synthesis of
Parallactic Approaches [London: Continuum, 2001], p. 669). Initially, it was
thought that this Aram.