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Peoples of Old Testament times

Peoples of Old Testament times

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Middle East -- Civilization -- To 622,
    • Middle East -- History -- To 622

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by D. J. Wiseman for the Society for Old Testament Study.
      ContributionsWiseman, D. J. ed., Society for Old Testament Study.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS57 .P44
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 402 p.
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5476226M
      ISBN 100198263163
      LC Control Number73179589

      Although the Old Testament is often referred to as a book, it is really a collection of many books, or separate manuscripts, produced by different individuals over a long period of time. These individual books were not written for the same purpose, nor were they considered to be of equal importance at the times when they were written. Still, some aspects of the Old Testament descriptions of Canaanite culture, including its religion, have been verified. One point of special interest is the Canaanite deity Molech, to whom, according to the Old Testament, the local pagan peoples sacrificed their children in burnt offerings.

      Important People of the Old Testament Aaron: Brother of Moses. Aaron was older than his brother Moses by three years. Confronted publicly many times by the Prophet Elijah, Ahab was a man who the First Book of Maccabees. Ammonites: A fierce people living north east of the Dead Sea who were bitter enemies of Israel.   The Old Testament has its own tale of ecological catastrophe in the story of Noah, instructed to save all species from a flood of waters upon the .

      God is recorded in the Bible as having personally killed a large number of people. While the majority of the divine assassinations certainly took place during God's time as the notoriously vengeful deity in the Old Testament, a few instances are also recorded in the (just slightly) more peaceful New Testament.. This page lists people personally assassinated by His hand or by His non-human. Old Testament Times deals in a non-technical manner with the broad social and cultural context in which the events recorded in the Bible took place. Particular attention is given to recent archaeological discoveries and the light they shed on the Old Testament. Certain of the more problematic issues of Old Testament history are also examined in world of the Old Testament was 5/5(1).


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Peoples of Old Testament times, Hardcover – January 1, by D. Wiseman (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Cited by: 'Peoples of the Old Testament World' is a marvellous compendium of information relating to the ancient races who inhabited the OT world - in other words, those nations which most influenced Israel's national development.

This title comprises three main parts with a single chapter for each national group: Part 1: Mesopotamia Sumerians - p/5(14). Peoples of Old Testament times. Oxford, Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Peoples of Old Testament times. Oxford, Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: D J Wiseman; Society for Old Testament Study.

Achan Achan was of the tribe of Judah. He decided, when the Israelites conquered Jericho, to take some of the city's booty for himself. This act, in direct defiance to God's command, led to the people's inability to take the city ofupon discovering Achan's grievous sin, has him stoned to death and all his possessions burned (Joshua - 19, - 26).

The ancient Israelites lived among many nations. Knowing about the people and culture of these nations will enhance your understanding of the Old Testament. Peoples of the Old Testament World provides up-to-date descriptions of the people groups who interacted with and influenced ancient Israel.

Detailed accounts by specialists cover each group’s origin, history, rulers, architecture, art. The People's Bible book series is a Bible commentary for Christians who are looking to dive deeper into their study of God.

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No mention is made in the Old Testament of this prayer, but it is announced prophetically. He prayed, either before or after, that rain might be withheld until Israel repented. Three years and six months. See Luke In the Old Testament the time is not exactly stated.

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People of the Book/Scripture (Arabic: أهل الكتاب ‎ ′Ahl al-Kitāb) is an Islamic term which refers to Jews, Christians, Sabians, and Zoroastrians. It is also used in Judaism to refer to the Jewish people and by members of some Christian denominations to refer to themselves.

The Quran uses the term in reference to Jews, Christians, Sabians and Zoroastrians in a variety of contexts. Peoples of Old Testament Times by D. Wiseman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Grant Hastings Septem 15 Comments on Ages of Old Testament People In the early chapters of the Book of Genesis we have people living for a very long time.

Adam lived years (Genesis ), Seth for years (Genesis ), Methuselah lived years (Genesis ) and Noah lived years (Genesis ). Old Testament Peoples. Genesis - "And in your seed all the nations of the earth shall be blessed, because you have obeyed My voice.". Map of Peoples and Nations in the Old Testament The Peoples of the Old Testament.

The Bible reveals many nations throughout Old Testament history. The Old Testament On The End-Times All Peoples Church Bangalore In this sermon we look at several portions of Scripture from the book of.

Peoples of Old Testament Times (Society for Old Testament Studies) Donald J. Wiseman. Book Details. Categories: Ancient Near Eastern Histories. Book Information.

Pages: Publisher: Oxford University Press Published: ISBN ISBN Amazon Christian Book Barnes & /5(1). Although some were noble, repeatedly throughout the Old Testament God condemns the idolatry of the Gentiles and ultimately judges those who persist in them, including his own people.

The captivity of the southern kingdom of Judah was as a direct result — as explained in 2 Kings 22 — of the Israelites forsaking God and worshiping false gods.

An excellent book full of fascinating information (to me, at any rate). In the preface it claims to be the standard reference on the subject, supplanting D J Wiseman's "Peoples of Old Testament Times", published in /5.

Hardback. Batsford. first edition. dj VG, protective covered. 10x 64pp. 1 map, colour and b/w illus in text throughout by Jack Cassin-Scott. A well-illustrated survey of the costume of the peoples of Old Testament times, outlining the geography and history of the area and helping in our understanding of the ancient.

Peoples of the Old Testament World - eBook () by Edwin Yamauchi, ed.5/5(2). Peoples of Old Testament Times (Society for Old Testament Studies) by D J Wiseman.

Clarendon Press. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of .Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months.To this it may be replied that no New Testament writer shows a stronger Jewish feeling than is found in John's gospel.

It is John, who states, "Salvation is from the Jews" (John ) that Jesus is "the King of Israel" (John ), and Old Testament thoughts and figures .