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Robert Hawley

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2012-03-23

Ugarit Introduction Ugarit (also spelled “Ougarit,” especially in French publications) was the name of an ancient city (as well as the surround...

Virtues and Vices: New Testament Ethical Exhortation in Its Graeco-Roman Context

James R. Harrison

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2017-05-24

Virtues and Vices: New Testament Ethical Exhortation in Its Graeco-Roman ContextIntroductionThe issue of the origins of New Testament ethics continues...

War, New Testament

Keith Dyer

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2015-05-29

War, New Testament Introduction In comparison to the extensive literature on war and warfare in the Old Testament and the depth and complexity...


Christine Roy Yoder

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2011-09-30

Wisdom Introduction The term wisdom, in biblical studies, refers to: (1) a movement in the ancient world that was associated with sages and edu...

Women, Gender, and Sexuality in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

Hilary Lipka

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

Women, Gender, and Sexuality in the Hebrew Bible/Old TestamentIntroductionThere was relatively little scholarship focusing on women, gender, and sexua...

Worship in the New Testament and Earliest Christianity

Larry Hurtado

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Worship in the New Testament and Earliest ChristianityIntroductionIn distinction from magical rituals, which are typically intended to ward off malevo...

Worship, Old Testament

Beth Tanner

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Worship, Old Testament Introduction “Worship” is a slight misnomer in Old Testament or Hebrew Bible studies. It is more accurate to speak of t...


Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2017-01-11

ZadokIntroductionThe name and character of Zadok appears in three places in the Hebrew Bible: in the David Narrative in the Deuteronomistic history (2...


Anthony Petterson

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2015-04-29

ZechariahIntroductionThe book of Zechariah is set initially in 520 bce, some twenty years after the first Jews returned from exile in Babylon to the r...

Zoology (Animals in the New Testament)

Peter Joshua Atkins

Subject: Biblical Studies »

Date Added: 2022-03-23

Zoology (Animals in the New Testament)IntroductionAnimals have played significant roles in defining and shaping early Christianity. The fish served as...

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