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The Quest for the Kingdom of God : studies in honor of George E. Mendenhall

Author: George E Mendenhall; H B Huffmon; F A Spina; Alberto Ravinell Whitney Green
Publisher: Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 1983.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Festschrifts (form)
Named Person: George E Mendenhall; George E Mendenhall; George Emery Mendenhall; George E Mendenhall; George E Mendenhall; George E Mendenhall; George Emery Mendenhall; George E Mendenhall
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George E Mendenhall; H B Huffmon; F A Spina; Alberto Ravinell Whitney Green
ISBN: 0931464153 9780931464157
OCLC Number: 9281627
Description: viii, 316 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Contents: George Emery Mendenhall : an appreciation / The Editors --
I. THE FEDERATION AND THE EARLY MONARCHY --
Two models for the origins of ancient Israel : social revolution or frontier development / Norman K. Gottwald --
The Sack of Israel / John L. McKenzie --
Succession and genealogy in the Davidic dynasty / James W. Flanagan --
COVENANT AND LAW --
Enforcing the Covenant : the mechanisms of judicial authority in early Israel / Robert R. Wilson --
Covenant in narratives from late O.T. Times / Dennis J. McCarthy, S.J. --
In praise of the Israelite Mišpāḥā : legal themes in the Book of Ruth / Baruch A. Levine --
PROPHECY AND POETRY --
The Social role of Amos' message / Herbert B. Huffmon --
Prophetic eschatological visions and the kingdom of God / Walter Harrelson --
The Divine King and the human community in Isaiah's vision of the future / J.J.M. Roberts --
Imperial dream : text and sense of Mic. 5:4b-5 / Delbert R. Hillers --
Discourse on prophetic discourse / David Noel Freedman --
Studies in the structure of Hebrew verse : the prosody of the Psalm of Jonah / Frank M. Cross --
IV. ARCHAEOLOGY AND HISTORY --
The use of ethnography in an archaeological research design / Albert E. Glock --
Social stratification and cultural continuity at Alalakh / Alberto R.W. Green --
What is a temple? A preliminary typology / John M. Lundquist --
Your father was an Amorite (Ezek 16:3, 45) : an essay on the Amorite problem in OT traditions / J. Tracy Luke --
Heshbon : the first casualty in the Israelite quest for the kingdom of God / Lawrence T. Geraty --
V. BIBLICAL IDEOLOGY --
Magic, monotheism, and the sin of Moses / Jacob Milgrom --
Qoheleth and the reformation of wisdom / Frank A. Spina --
From holy war to holy martyrdom / Wiliam H. Brownlee --
George Emery Mendenhall, a bibliography / M. O'Connor.
Responsibility: edited by H.B. Huffmon, F.A. Spina, and A.R.W. Green.
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