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Cain and Abel in text and tradition : Jewish and Christian interpretations of the first sibling rivalry

Author: John Byron
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.
Series: Themes in biblical narrative, v. 14.
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The Cain and Abel story is riddled with linguistic ambiguities and narrative gaps. Jewish and Christian interpreters often expanded the story in an attempt to fill the gaps and answer questions. This  Read more...

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Named Person: Cain, (Biblical figure); Abel, (Biblical figure); Kain, Bibel.; Abel, Bibel.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Byron
ISBN: 9789004192522 9004192522
OCLC Number: 685120534
Description: 268 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Like father, like son : Genesis 4:1-2 --
Rejected offering-dejected person : Genesis 4:3-7 --
Crime and punishment : Genesis 4:8-10 --
Far as the curse is found : Genesis 4:11-16 --
Raising Cain : Genesis 4:17-26 --
The blood of righteous Abel --
The way of Cain.
Series Title: Themes in biblical narrative, v. 14.
Responsibility: by John Byron.

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