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Leviticus-Numbers

Author: Lloyd R Bailey
Publisher: Macon, Ga. : Smyth & Helwys Pub., ©2005.
Series: Smyth & Helwys Bible commentary, 3.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The contrast in appreciation of Leviticus and Numbers by the synagogue on the one hand, and by the church on the other, is little short of astonishing. The former has considered it crucial to an understanding of God and of the nature of the "chosen people" of Israel. The latter has usually reduced it to allegory or as a mere historical record of Israelite religion. In this new volume, Hebrew Bible scholar Lloyd R.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Commentaries
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd R Bailey
ISBN: 157312060X 9781573120609
OCLC Number: 58729568
Description: xxii, 648 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).
Details: Systems requirements for accompanying CD-ROM : Adobe Reader.
Series Title: Smyth & Helwys Bible commentary, 3.
Responsibility: by Lloyd R. Bailey.
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"The contrast in appreciation of Leviticus and Numbers by the synagogue on the one hand, and by the church on the other, is little short of astonishing. The former has considered it crucial to an understanding of God and of the nature of the "chosen people" of Israel. The latter has usually reduced it to allegory or as a mere historical record of Israelite religion. In this new volume, Hebrew Bible scholar Lloyd R. Bailey examines these often overlooked or underappreciated books of Moses in the contexts of both the Jewish and Christian traditions. ... the primary goal of the Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary series is to make available serious, credible biblical scholarship in an accessible and less intimidating format. A visual generation of believers deserves a commentary series that contains not only the all-important textual commentary on Scripture, but images, photographs, maps, works of fine art, and drawings that bring the text to life. Each volume of the Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary series features a CD-ROM, which expands the uses and capabilities of the Commentary even more"--Publisher description.

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