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The death and resurrection of the beloved son : the transformation of child sacrifice in Judaism and Christianity, Jon D. Levenson

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The death and resurrection of the beloved son : the transformation of child sacrifice in Judaism and Christianity
Title
The death and resurrection of the beloved son
Title remainder
the transformation of child sacrifice in Judaism and Christianity
Statement of responsibility
Jon D. Levenson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The near sacrifice and miraculous restoration of a beloved son is a central but largely overlooked theme in both Judaism and Christianity. This book explores how this notion of child sacrifice constitutes an overlooked bond between the two religions."--
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DLC
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Levenson, Jon Douglas
Index
index present
LC call number
BS680.C45
LC item number
L48 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child sacrifice in the Bible
  • Child sacrifice
  • Child sacrifice
  • Judaism
Label
The death and resurrection of the beloved son : the transformation of child sacrifice in Judaism and Christianity, Jon D. Levenson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [233]-250) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Beloved Sons in Genesis
  • First-Born and Late-Born, Fathers and Mothers
  • The Loved and the Unloved
  • Favor and Fratricide
  • "Let me not look on as the child dies"
  • The Aqedah as Etiology
  • Isaac Unbound
  • The Beloved Son as Ruler and Servant -- Pt. III.
  • The Beloved Son Between Zion and Golgotha
  • The Rewritten Aqedah of Jewish Tradition
  • Pt. I.
  • The Displacement of Isaac and the Birth of the Church
  • The Revisioning of God in the Image of Abraham
  • A Father's Gift
  • Child Sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible: Deviation or Norm?
  • YHWH versus Molech
  • The Sacrifice of the Son as the Imitation of God
  • El and the Beloved Son
  • The People Israel as the Son of God
  • The Sacrifice of the First-Born Son: Eradicated or Transformed? -- Pt. II.
Control code
27897430
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 257 pages
Isbn
9780300055320
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1589083
Label
The death and resurrection of the beloved son : the transformation of child sacrifice in Judaism and Christianity, Jon D. Levenson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [233]-250) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Beloved Sons in Genesis
  • First-Born and Late-Born, Fathers and Mothers
  • The Loved and the Unloved
  • Favor and Fratricide
  • "Let me not look on as the child dies"
  • The Aqedah as Etiology
  • Isaac Unbound
  • The Beloved Son as Ruler and Servant -- Pt. III.
  • The Beloved Son Between Zion and Golgotha
  • The Rewritten Aqedah of Jewish Tradition
  • Pt. I.
  • The Displacement of Isaac and the Birth of the Church
  • The Revisioning of God in the Image of Abraham
  • A Father's Gift
  • Child Sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible: Deviation or Norm?
  • YHWH versus Molech
  • The Sacrifice of the Son as the Imitation of God
  • El and the Beloved Son
  • The People Israel as the Son of God
  • The Sacrifice of the First-Born Son: Eradicated or Transformed? -- Pt. II.
Control code
27897430
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 257 pages
Isbn
9780300055320
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1589083

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