Politics and Theopolitics in the Bible and Postbiblical Literature by Yair HoffmanPolitics and Theopolitics in the Bible and Postbiblical Literature by Yair Hoffman

Politics and Theopolitics in the Bible and Postbiblical Literature

EditorYair Hoffman, Henning Graf Reventlow, Benjamin Uffenheimer

Hardcover | March 1, 1994

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This volume contains papers from the third symposium held by the University of Tel Aviv, Israel, and the Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, with the aim of furthering dialogue between Jewish and Christian biblical scholars. The papers examine the ways in which political issues and events are reflected in the Bible and in the postbiblical literature, the term 'theopolitics' expressing the conviction of both communities that the politics of human life have always been and continue to be subject to the rule and providence of God. The hope of the symposium is that through examination of the ways in which Jews and Christians have reflected upon political and ethical theories there may arise new possibilities for better mutual understanding.
Y. Hoffman is an Emeritus Professor of Bible at Tel-Aviv University. He has published books on various biblical topics such as: of the Exodus; Prophecies Against Foreign nations; The book of Job; recently he has published a 2 volumes' commentary on the Book of Jeremiah. H. Graf Reventlow, was an Emeritus Professor of Old Testam...
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Title:Politics and Theopolitics in the Bible and Postbiblical LiteratureFormat:HardcoverDimensions:200 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:March 1, 1994Publisher:Bloomsbury

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1850754616

ISBN - 13:9781850754619

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