Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
Library,Documentation and Information Science Division

“A research journal serves that narrow

borderland which separates the known from the unknown”

-P.C.Mahalanobis


Normal view MARC view ISBD view

At the mountain of God [electronic resource] : story and theology in Exodus 32-34 / R.W.L. Moberly.

By: Moberly, R. W. L.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 22.Publisher: Sheffield [England] : JSOT Press, c1983Description: 1 online resource (258 p.).ISBN: 9780567285157 (electronic bk.); 0567285154 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Old Testament Exodus XXXII-XXXIV -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Bible. Exodus -- Commentaries | Bible. A.T. Exode -- Commentaires | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament | Exodus (bijbelboek) | Bible O.T Exodus - ExpositionsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: At the mountain of God.DDC classification: 222/.1206 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 SOME CONSIDERATIONS OF METHOD IN NARRATIVE INTERPRETATION; 2 AN EXEGESIS OF EX. 32-34; 3 EX. 32-34 AS A CULT LEGEND; 4 EX. 32-34 AS LEGEND; 5 SELECTIVE CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF EX. 32-34; Epilogue; Notes; Abbreviations; Bibliography; Index of Authors; Index of Biblical References.
Summary: An introduction on appropriate methods of handling a narrative text leads into an exegesis of Exodus 32-34 in which it is argued that there is a deeper literary and theological coherence in these chapters than has been generally appreciated. There appears a striking account of Israel's relationship with God and the role of Moses within this. The exegesis promotes a discussion of the genre and purpose of Exodus 32-34 and also a preliminary reassessment of the possible growth and development of the material. As a result of the study both the distinctiveness and also the theological importance of.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
No physical items for this record

"This book is based upon a doctoral dissertation entitled Principle and Practice in the Study of Biblical Narrative: A Fresh Approach to Exodus 32-34 which was submitted to the University of Cambridge in 1981. Substantial revisions have been made. . . ."--Pref.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-252) and indexes.

Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 SOME CONSIDERATIONS OF METHOD IN NARRATIVE INTERPRETATION; 2 AN EXEGESIS OF EX. 32-34; 3 EX. 32-34 AS A CULT LEGEND; 4 EX. 32-34 AS LEGEND; 5 SELECTIVE CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF EX. 32-34; Epilogue; Notes; Abbreviations; Bibliography; Index of Authors; Index of Biblical References.

An introduction on appropriate methods of handling a narrative text leads into an exegesis of Exodus 32-34 in which it is argued that there is a deeper literary and theological coherence in these chapters than has been generally appreciated. There appears a striking account of Israel's relationship with God and the role of Moses within this. The exegesis promotes a discussion of the genre and purpose of Exodus 32-34 and also a preliminary reassessment of the possible growth and development of the material. As a result of the study both the distinctiveness and also the theological importance of.

Description based on print version record.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Other editions of this work

At the mountain of God by Moberly, R. W. L. ©1983
At the mountain of God by Moberly, R. W. L. ©1983
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B T Road, Kolkata 700108, INDIA
Phone no. 91-33-2575 2100, Fax no. 91-33-2578 1412, ksatpathy@isical.ac.in


Visitor Counter