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Exodus through the centuries

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Bible. O.T. Exodus -- Commenta
StatementScott M. Langston.
SeriesBlackwell Bible commentaries
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LC ClassificationsBS1245.53 .L36 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL3398980M
ISBN 10063123523X, 0631235248
ISBN 139780631235231, 9780631235248
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The author traces the book's various uses throughout the centuries, from Old Testament times, through the Patristic and Reformation periods, to the present day.

He pays particular attention to how Exodus has served as a tool of liberation and tyranny, and to how it Cited by:   A bible commentary tracing the reception history of Exodus from Old Testament times, through the Patristic and Reformation periods, to the present day.

Considers the ways in which Exodus has influenced and has been influenced by history, religion, politics, the arts and other forms of culture in Jewish, Christian and secular settings. A bible commentary tracing the reception history of Exodus from Old Testament times, through the Patristic and Reformation periods, to the present day.

Considers the ways in which Exodus has influenced and has been influenced by history, religion, politics, the arts and other forms of culture in Jewish, Christian and secular settings.

The author traces the book’s various uses throughout the centuries, from Old Testament times, through the Patristic and Reformation periods, to the present day. He pays particular attention to how Exodus has served as a tool of liberation and tyranny, and to how it has helped to shape collective and personal identity/5(3).

Revelation Exodus Through the Centuries Judith Kovacs & Christopher Rowland Scott M. Langston Forthcoming: This is a book about how readers have experienced the book of Exodus.

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It is about the intellectual, aesthetic, spiritual, religious, political, emotional, and. The author traces the book\'s various uses throughout the centuries, from \"Old Testament\" times, through the Patristic and Reformation periods, to the present day.

He pays particular attention to how \"Exodus\" has served as a tool of liberation and tyranny, and to how it has helped to shape collective and personal identity. Exodus Through the Centuries. [Scott Langston] -- Focuses on "Exodus", which features such stories as the plagues on Egypt, the parting of the Red Sea, and the giving of the Ten Commandments.

This commentary considers the ways in which "Exodus" has. Exodus Through the Centuries. Scott M. Langston Book Details. Series: Blackwell Bible Commentaries Categories: Exodus. Book Information. Pages: Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Published: ISBN X ISBN Amazon Christian Book Barnes & Noble DTS Book.

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The Book of Exodus. The second book of the Pentateuch is called Exodus, from the Greek word for “departure,” because its central event was understood by the Septuagint’s Exodus through the centuries book to be the departure of the Israelites from Egypt.

Its Hebrew title, Shemoth (“Names”), is from the book’s opening phrase, “These are the names. Exodus is an international publishing phenomenon--the towering novel of the twentieth century's most dramatic geopolitical event.

Leon Uris magnificently portrays the birth of a new nation in the midst of enemies--the beginning of an earthshaking struggle for power/5(K). Exodus emphasizes God’s covenant faithfulness (; ; ; ).

The deliverance from bondage was a crucial event in the experience of the Israelites. Centuries later, many authors of the Psalms and prophetic books acclaimed it as the most significant miracle in their history.

The Book of Exodus is the second book of the tells a story about Israelites being delivered from slavery, involving an Exodus from Egypt through the hand of Yahweh, the leadership of Moses, revelations at the biblical Mount Sinai, and a subsequent "divine indwelling" of God with Israel.

Exodus was traditionally ascribed to Moses himself, but modern scholars see its initial. The book considers the ways in which Exodus has influenced and has been influenced by history, religion, politics, the arts and other forms of culture in Jewish, Christian and secular settings; looks at how Exodus has served as a tool of liberation and tyranny in a variety of settings; shows how Exodus has been used to shape the identities of individuals and groups; discusses the works of.

In this chronology I only include events from or B.C. through B.C., since this period contains month-by-month or even day-by-day detail in many cases, actually an amazing amount of detail perhaps not matched anywhere else in the Bible.

This covers part of Exodus, all of Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy, and part of Joshua. Boadt concludes his discussion on the authorship of Exodus by saying that “ Christians and Jews never seriously doubted Mosaic authorship up until the time of the Protestant Reformation in the sixteenth century.”.

Exodus provides some internal evidence that Moses was an author. Exodus, the liberation of the people of Israel from slavery in Egypt in the 13th century bce, under the leadership of Moses; also, the Old Testament book of the same name.

The English name of the book derives from the Septuagint (Greek) use of “exodus” to designate the deliverance of the Israelites from Egyptian bondage and their safe passage through the Sea of Reeds (traditionally mislocated as the.

The Exodus of God’s people out of Egypt is “the greatest redemptive event in the Old Testament,” says Don Carson. To let that sink in for a moment, imagine this: If our publishing age is marked by the cross, it is because the cross the shorthand for the death and resurrection of Christ.

His cross marks the centerpiece of redemptive history. The story of the Exodus is spread over four of the biblical books of the Torah or Pentateuch, namely Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy.

There is a widespread agreement that the composition of the Torah took place in the Middle Persian Period (5th century BCE), [8] although some traditions behind it are older since allusions to the story are made by 8th-century BCE prophets such as Amos and.

Exodus. Exodus (in the Greek, Latin, and English versions) means “a going out,” referring to the seminal event of the liberation of Israel from Egyptian bondage through the wondrous acts and power of God. The book celebrates and memorializes this great saving event in song and story and also the awesome revelation and covenant at Mt.

Sinai. The contents of the book may be summarized thus.

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on the many ways individuals and communities throughout the centuries have understood and used biblical words, passages, events, characters, and books. For Further Reading Scott M. Langston, Exodus Through the Centuries (Blackwell Bible Commentaries) (Malden, MA:.

Read Ahmed Osman's books for best Biblical Exodus accounts. Also, The Biblical Zarw has been found and factually identified in Eastern Egypt at the start of the Horus Road through Saudi Arabia. Moses, being Akhenaten, Used his staff of Pharonic power, to open the Waters of the Pharaohs Cisterns holding water for his followers.

The Exodus Problem and its Ramifications. Loma Linda, CA: Challenge Books. James, Peter. Centuries of Darkness. United Kingdom: Jonathan Cape, Ltd. Keenan, Douglas J. Why Early-Historical Radiocarbon Dates Downwind from the Mediterranean are too Early.

Radiocarbon 44(1) Kitchen, Kenneth A. How We Know When Solomon Ruled. Exodus emphasizes God’s covenant faithfulness (; ; ; ). The deliverance from bondage was a crucial event in the experience of the Israelites.

Centuries later, many authors of the Psalms and prophetic books acclaimed it as the most significant miracle in their history. The. Recorded in London after an assassination attempt on his life sent Marley into exile from Jamaica, Exodus is the most lasting testament to his social conscience.

Named by Time magazine as “Album of the Century,” Exodus is r/5(11). The book of Exodus details God's call to the people of Israel to get up and leave their position of slavery in Egypt. Exodus records more miracles of God than any other book in the Old Testament.

God rescues and delivers his people as he guides them into the unfamiliar desert. Secular critics assume the Bible places the Exodus in the 13th century BC because of Exoduswhich states that the Jews built the city of Pithom and Ramses. However, those cities did not originate in the 13th century BC, instead the first buildings appeared two centuries earlier.

Book of Exodus, Session 6 Sinai Exodus 19–20, 24 From the sea, the Israelites proceed to Mt. Sinai. We have already seen that the location of this mountain is quite uncertain. Traditionally, it has been located in the south of the Sinai Peninsula, but some passages seem to locate it east of the Gulf of Aqaba, in Midian.

The Torah (comprising the Five Books of Moses: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy) forms the core of the Hebrew Bible and includes the Ten Commandments.

Introduction from the NIV Study Bible | Go to Exodus Title “Exodus” is a Latin word derived from Greek Exodos, the name given to the book by those who translated it into Greek. The word means “exit,” “departure” (see Lk ; Heb ).The name was retained by the Latin Vulgate, by the Jewish author Philo (a contemporary of Christ) and by the Syriac version.

Therefore Exodus is the book of redemption. Its landmarks are the Passover and the passage through the Red Sea (see explanation in 1 Corinthians ; 1 Corinthians ). After the exodus out of Egypt the people of Israel received the law of Jehovah and erected the tabernacle of.

Now, in The Book of Exodus, Goldman chronicles the making of this album, from its conception in Jamaica to the raucous but intense all-night studio sessions in London.

But The Book of Exodus is so much more than a making-of-a-record story. This remarkable book takes us through the history of Jamaican music, Marley’s own personal journey from 4/5(1).But The Book of Exodus is so much more than a making-of-a-record story.

This remarkable book takes us through the history of Jamaican music, Marley’s own personal journey from the Trench Town ghetto to his status as global superstar, as well as Marley’s deep. Lesson (20 minutes). Start by explaining that God led His people by a pillar of cloud during the day and a pillar of fire by night (Exodus ) to show them where/how to for volunteers to read Exodus,& Ask, “How many chariots did Pharaoh bring and why would that be scary (, scary because it would have been impossible for the Hebrews to outrun .