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Purity, sacrifice, and the temple

symbolism and supersessionism in the study of ancient Judaism
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Oxford University Press , New York
Temple of Jerusalem (Jerusalem), Sacrifice -- Biblical teaching, Purity, Ritual -- Biblical teaching, Temple of God, Sacrifice -- Judaism -- History of doctrines, Purity, Ritual -- Judaism -- History of doct
StatementJonathan Klawans.
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LC ClassificationsBS680.S2 K53 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL3312330M
ISBN 100195162633
ISBN 139780195162639
LC Control Number2004066297

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Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple: Symbolism and Supersessionism in the Study of Ancient Judaism - Oxford Scholarship This book reevaluates modern scholarly approaches to ancient Jewish cultic rituals, arguing that sacrifice in particular has been long : Jonathan Klawans.

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In this book Klawans examines the relationship between purity and sacrifice in ancient Judaism. Klawans asserts that purification and sacrifice are clearly interrelated (as evidenced by the fact that purification is the first step in the sacrificial process) and argues that like purity, sacrifice ought not to be dismissed as a curious and repulsive behavior lacking meaning even in its own time 5/5(4).

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We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Ancient Jewish sacrifice has long been misunderstood.

Some find in sacrifice the key to the mysterious and violent origins of human culture. Others see these cultic rituals as merely the fossilized vestiges of primitive superstition.

Some believe that ancient Jewish sacrifice was doomed from the start, destined to be replaced by the Christian eucharist. Others think that the temple was fated. In Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple Jonathan Klawans demonstrates that these supersessionist ideologies have prevented scholars from recognizing the Jerusalem temple as a powerful source of meaning and symbolism to the ancient Jews who worshiped there.

Klawans exposes and counters such ideologies by reviewing the theoretical literature on sacrifice and taking a fresh look at a broad range. Lee ahora en digital con la aplicación gratuita Kindle.5/5(4). I am currently working slowly through Jonathan Klawans’s book, Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple: Symbolism and Supersessionism in the Study of Ancient always, Klawans is thoughtful and thorough in his evaluation of those who have studied and written on the areas of purity and sacrifice in ancient Judaism and the Hebrew Bible.

sacrifice and taking a fresh look at a broad range of evidence concerning ancient Jewish attitudes toward the temple and its sacrificial cult. The first step toward reaching a more balanced view is to integrate the study of sacrifice with the study of purity-a ritual structure that has commonly been understood as symbolic by scholars and /5(15).

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This thorough and stimulating survey of purity, sacrifice, and the Temple follows upon the author's highly acclaimed Impurity and Sin (Oxford University Press, ), and it maintains the same high standard of style, comprehensiveness, methodological rigor, and originality.

In Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple Jonathan Klawans demonstrates that these supersessionist ideologies have prevented scholars from recognizing the Jerusalem temple as a powerful source of meaning and symbolism to the ancient Jews who worshiped there.

Klawans exposes and counters such ideologies by reviewing the theoretical literature on. “This book sets out to reexamine modern scholarly approaches to ancient Judaism's temple cult.

In part I we will evaluate current scholarship on purity and sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible. In part II we will evaluate scholarship concerning ancient Jewish views of the temple cult in : Neusner, Jacob.

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Oxfprd ; New York: Oxford University Press. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Klawans, Jonathan. Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple: Symbolism and Supersessionism in the Study of Ancient Judaism. Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple: Symbolism and Supersessionism in the Study of Ancient Judaism Petersen, Anders Klostergaard Review of Books / Journal for the Study of Judaism 39 () Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple: Symbolism and Supersessionism in the Study of Ancient Judaism.

By Jonathan Klawans.This chapter reviews theories of sacrifice and interpretations of purity, finding disparities in the ways in which they have been understood by scholarship in recent times.

It argues that three biases in particular have unduly affected the analysis of these rituals, with the result that sacrifice has been denied the symbolic understanding more typically applied to purity : Jonathan Klawans.