Sacred Enigmas

Author: Stephen Geller
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317799011
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Sacred Enigmas assesses the religious and intellectual significance of the Hebrew Bible both as a document of its time and as an important step in the development of thought. It presents the major aspects of biblical religion through detailed literary analyses of key texts, presented in English translation to make them accessible to the general reader as well as scholars.
Sacred Enigmas
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Stephen Geller
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Sacred Enigmas assesses the religious and intellectual significance of the Hebrew Bible both as a document of its time and as an important step in the development of thought. It presents the major aspects of biblical religion through detailed literary analyses of key texts, presented in English translation to make
Bringing the Hidden to Light
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Stephen A. Geller
Categories: Bible
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Eisenbrauns

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The Wisdom of Torah: Epistemology in Deuteronomy and the Wisdom in Literature
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Ryan O'Dowd
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

This recent study presents a hermeneutically sophisticated examination of Jewish ways of knowing as evidenced in the writings of the Hebrew Bible. Keenly aware of the philosophical and cultural currents in epistemology from ancient history to today, O'Dowd focuses on the peculiarities of the ancient Hebraic traditions.
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Language: en
Pages: 334
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Sommer utilizes a recovered ancient perception of divinity as having more than one body, fluid and unbounded selves.
Sacred Enigmas
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Stephen A. Geller
Categories: Bible
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