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The Resource The Hebrew God : portrait of an ancient deity, Bernhard Lang

The Hebrew God : portrait of an ancient deity, Bernhard Lang

Label
The Hebrew God : portrait of an ancient deity
Title
The Hebrew God
Title remainder
portrait of an ancient deity
Statement of responsibility
Bernhard Lang
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lang, Bernhard
Dewey number
296.3/11
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • God
  • Middle Eastern literature
Label
The Hebrew God : portrait of an ancient deity, Bernhard Lang
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [230]-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : lord of three gifts: a new approach to the Hebrew God -- Dumžil, the deluge, and the dream of Solomon -- The thesis of the present book -- The first image: lord of wisdom : The lord of esoteric wisdom -- Mythology associated with the lord of wisdom -- An alternative view: God as lawgiver and scribe -- The second image: lord of war : God as lord of war -- The warrior's initiation and God's battle with the monster -- From Exodus to apocalyptic drama -- The fourth image: lord of the individual, the "personal God" : The discovery of personal piety -- God as lord of the individual: the Egyptian contribution -- God as lord of the individual: the Mesopotamian contribution -- The fifth image: lord of the harvest : The fertile crescent -- Lord of the Harvest: archaic natural theologies -- Lord of the harvest: theologies shaped by historical experience -- Epilogue: the Hebrew God: fragments of a history : Manifestations of the divine and historical beginnings -- The "sacred story" and monotheism -- Christ as second God -- Appendix I: the names of the Hebrew God -- Appendix II: The ancient near east, ca. 3400-500 B.C.E.: a brief guide to its cultural history
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 246 pages
Isbn
9780300090253
Lccn
2001098607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocm48931025
  • OCoLC
Label
The Hebrew God : portrait of an ancient deity, Bernhard Lang
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [230]-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : lord of three gifts: a new approach to the Hebrew God -- Dumžil, the deluge, and the dream of Solomon -- The thesis of the present book -- The first image: lord of wisdom : The lord of esoteric wisdom -- Mythology associated with the lord of wisdom -- An alternative view: God as lawgiver and scribe -- The second image: lord of war : God as lord of war -- The warrior's initiation and God's battle with the monster -- From Exodus to apocalyptic drama -- The fourth image: lord of the individual, the "personal God" : The discovery of personal piety -- God as lord of the individual: the Egyptian contribution -- God as lord of the individual: the Mesopotamian contribution -- The fifth image: lord of the harvest : The fertile crescent -- Lord of the Harvest: archaic natural theologies -- Lord of the harvest: theologies shaped by historical experience -- Epilogue: the Hebrew God: fragments of a history : Manifestations of the divine and historical beginnings -- The "sacred story" and monotheism -- Christ as second God -- Appendix I: the names of the Hebrew God -- Appendix II: The ancient near east, ca. 3400-500 B.C.E.: a brief guide to its cultural history
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 246 pages
Isbn
9780300090253
Lccn
2001098607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocm48931025
  • OCoLC

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