Posted on

Best Price on PDF Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity by James K. Hoffmeier PDF

$
16.05

By James K. Hoffmeier

In his pathbreaking Israel in Egypt James okay. Hoffmeier sought to refute the claims of students who doubt the ancient accuracy of the biblical account of the Israelite sojourn in Egypt. interpreting a wealth of textual, archaeological, and geographical proof, he positioned forth a radical security of the biblical culture. Hoffmeier now turns his recognition to the desert narratives of Exodus, Leviticus, and Numbers. As director of the North Sinai Archaeological venture, Hoffmeier has led a number of excavations that experience exposed vital new facts helping the desert narratives, together with an immense New country fortress at inform el-Borg that used to be occupied throughout the Israelite exodus. Hoffmeier employs those archaeological findings to shed new gentle at the path of the exodus from Egypt. He additionally investigates the positioning of Mount Sinai, and gives a rebuttal to people who have sought to find it in northern Arabia and never within the Sinai peninsula as characteristically concept. Hoffmeier addresses how and whilst the Israelites can have lived in Sinai, in addition to no matter if it'll were attainable for Moses to put in writing the legislations acquired at Mount Sinai. development at the new facts for the Israelite sojourn in Egypt, Hoffmeier explores the Egyptian impact at the barren region culture. for instance, he reveals Egyptian parts in Israelite non secular practices, together with using the tabernacle, and issues to an important variety of Egyptian own names one of the new release of the exodus. The foundation of Israel is a topic of a lot debate and the wasteland culture has been marginalized via those that problem its credibility. In Ancient Israel in Sinai, Hoffmeier brings the wasteland culture to the vanguard and makes a case for its authenticity in response to strong proof and clever analysis.

Show description

Read or Download Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Wilderness Tradition PDF

Best judaism books

Et moi dans tout ça ?: Reflexions sur la mode, l'argent, les medias et l'ame. (French Edition)

Styliste, 23 ans, mariée. .. . Paola est belle, passionnée par son métier, l. a. mode. Elle veut l'argent, l. a. popularité, sortir en boîte. Elle veut surtout vivre sa vie sans aucune contrainte. .. . Pourtant, un beau matin de Printemps, l. a. vérité l. a. rattrapera. . Elle se posera cette query existentielle "à quoi rime ma présence sur cette Terre?

Maps and Meaning: Levitical Models for Contemporary Care

Maps and which means is rooted within the authors’ event as clergy and chaplains and is proper to these trying to find a clean viewpoint on biblical narratives with regards to the position of the priest, sufferers, squaddies, and others who spend time “outside the camp. ” Drawing on varied fields, from neuroscience to anthropology, the authors contemplate the geographical, interpersonal, temporal, and religious transitions contributors adventure once they circulate “in” and “out of the camp” and the impression their time outdoors the camp has on kin and neighborhood.

Many Heavens, One Earth: Readings on Religion and the Environment

Many Heavens, One Earth is a set of first-person voices from 9 of the area religions. In fifteen articles, devotees and students display the contributions those traditions make to informing and motivating an ecological reaction to the environmental matters that beset planet earth. The religious messages of global religions have an fundamental and decisive position to play in addressing those environmental difficulties, for, at their root, those ecological matters are religious difficulties: until greed is changed by way of moderation and sharing, materialism by way of religious insights and values, consumerism by means of restraint and less complicated residing, exploitation via admire and repair, and pollutants by way of worrying and safety, nature’s hospitality could be foolishly rebuffed, and hence our descendants will inherit a polluted and depleted earth.

Philosophy of Early Zionism

It is a publication approximately Early Zionism. it truly is brief (56 pp,) concise and balanced in providing diverse early Zionist theories. it truly is documented through chosen statements of some of the leaders of early Zionism, in contrast to anything now on hand in English. And it turns own telling approximately author’s stories sooner than and through 1948.

Additional info for Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Wilderness Tradition

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Wilderness Tradition by James K. Hoffmeier


by Charles
4.3

Rated 4.70 of 5 – based on 34 votes