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Published by Pilgrim Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biblical studies, criticism & exegesis,
  • Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts,
  • Judaism,
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Old Testament,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Bible Commentary,
  • Religious Literature,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Bible - Reference - General,
  • Religion,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • General

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliam W. Hallo (Editor), K. Lawson Younger (Editor), Harry A. Hoffner (Editor), Robet K. Ritner (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9083740M
ISBN 109004106197
ISBN 109789004106192

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COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: XXVI, p. ; 30 cm: Other Titles: Monumental inscriptions from the Biblical World. Volume II is devoted to building and votive inscriptions, seals, weights, treaties, collections of laws, and other genres originally inscribed on durable mediums or in multiple copies for long-term survival. Many are royal inscriptions, and nearly all are crucial to the reconstruction of the history of the Biblical world. Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; West Semitic Monumental Inscriptions; Votive Inscriptions; Hebrew Inscriptions Commentary The ostracon, a fragment of the shoulder of a storage jar bearing three incomplete lines of Hebrew script written in ink, was found in during N. Avigad’s excavations in the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem.

V. Full free online translation of the text of the Book of Balaam inscriptions: 1. This translation from: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World, Context of Scripture, William W. Hallo, volume II, , AD. 2. Remember, there are two different set of inscriptions that were found in .   The Context of Scripture illuminatingly presents the multi-faceted world of ancient writing that forms the colorful background to the literature of the Hebrew Bible. Designed as a thorough and durable reference work for all engaged in the study of the Bible and the ancient Near East, and involving 63 of the world's outstanding scholars in the field, it provides reliable/5. Volume II, "Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World, is devoted to building and votive inscriptions, seals, weights, treaties, collections of laws, and other genres originally inscribed on durable mediums or in multiple copies for long-term survival. The Context of Scripture: Canonical Compositions, Monumental Inscriptions and Archival Documents from the Biblical World, 3 Vol Set (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Context of Scripture: Canonical Compositions, Monumental Inscriptions and Archival Documents from the Biblical World, 3 Vol Set. Author. Hallo, William W & Younger.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Context of Scripture: Canonical Compositions, Monumental Inscriptions and Archival Documents from the Biblical World, 3 Vol Set at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(3). A monumental inscription is an inscription, typically carved in stone, on a grave marker, cenotaph, memorial plaque, church monument or other memorial.. The purpose of monumental inscriptions is to serve as memorials to the dead. Those on gravestones are normally placed there by members of the deceased's family. Those on memorial plaques inside a religious building are normally placed there by. Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Monumental Inscriptions; Building and Display Inscriptions; Early Old Babylonian Inscriptions Commentary A Sumerian cone inscription of Ur-dukuga, the thirteenth king of the Isin I dynasty (who reigned ca. – bce), records the construction of a temple of the god Dagan in the royal city of Isin. Inscriptions, whether inscribed or chiseled on a hard substance like stone or written on papyrus or another more delicate surface, record the thoughts of ancient people in writing. Inscriptions express awe before God and monarchs and preserve everyday transactions and fundamental documents.