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Ugarit and the Old Testament

Peter C. Craigie

Ugarit and the Old Testament

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Published by Eerdmans in Grand Rapids .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ugarit (Extinct city)
    • Subjects:
    • Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
    • Ugaritic literature -- Relation to the Old Testament,
    • Mythology, Semitic,
    • Ugarit (Extinct city)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 102-110.

      Statementby Peter C. Craigie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS99.U35 C7 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 110 p. :
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3496400M
      ISBN 100802819281
      LC Control Number82016448

        The Old Testament [Peter Craigie] is 20% off every day at This volume is an authoritative, easy-to-read introduction to the literature, history, and theology of the Old Testament. Sympathetic to all viewpoints, The Old.


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Ugarit and the Old Testament: The Story of a Remarkable Discovery and its Impact on Old Testament Studies Paperback – January 1, byCited by: This book tells the story of that discovery and describes the life and civilization of the ancient city of Ugarit.

In addition to updating the story with more recent archeological finds, this study recounts and assesses the extraordinary impact that the rediscovery has had on the last 50 years of the Old Testament : Peter C. Craigie.

Ugarit and the Old Testament book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Ugarit and the Old Testament book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Ugarit and the Old Testament book.

Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Home;/5(4). Recommended By. Numerous educational institutions recommend us, including Oxford University, Michigan State University, and University of Minnesota.

We have also been recommended for educational use by the following publications. Ugarit and the Old Testament: The Story of a Remarkable Discovery and its Impact on Old Testament Studies. Topics Biblical History Ugarit and the Bible By Jeff A. Benner The History of Ugarit The Ugarit Alphabet Ugarit and the Bible Ugarit Inscriptions The History of Ugarit.

Many tablets containing cuneiform (Latin for "wedge shaped") texts have been found throughout the Near East and used to write many different languages including Sumerian, Akkadian and Eblaite. The discovery of Ugaritic helps us to better understand the culture and language of the Old Testament.

It does not change the essential meaning of any text of Scripture, but it can give it more “color.”. The texts recovered at Ugarit provide a key piece of literary, social, and religious context for certain passages of the Old Testament.

Literary Context. First of all, it's important to understand that the biblical writers, though under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, followed the ordinary forms of literature that were current in their day when they wrote.

The ancient Canaanite city-state of Ugarit is of utmost importance for those who study the Old Testament. The literature of the city and the theology contained therein go a very long way in helping us to understand the meaning of various Biblical passages as well as aiding us in deciphering difficult Hebrew words.

Ugarit (/ ˌ uː ɡ ə ˈ r iː t, ˌ j uː-/; Ugaritic: 𐎜𐎂𐎗𐎚, ʼUgart; Arabic: أُوغَارِيت ‎ Ūġārīt or أُوجَارِيت Ūǧārīt) was an ancient port city in northern Syria, in the outskirts of modern Latakia, discovered by accident in together with the Ugaritic ruins are often called Ras Shamra after the headland where they on: Latakia Governorate, Syria.

Ugarit and the Old Testament by Peter C. Craigie and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Ugarit and the Old Testament: the Story of a Remarkable Discovery and Its Impact on Old Testament Studies by Craigie, Peter C. The Old Testament (also known as the Jewish Tanakh) is the first 39 books in most Christian Bibles.

The name stands for the original promise with God (to the descendants of Abraham in particular) prior to the coming of Jesus Christ in the New Testament (or the new promise).Missing: Ugarit. This book tells the story of that discovery and describes the life and civilization of the ancient city of Ugarit.

In addition to updating the story with more recent archeological finds, this study recounts and assesses the extraordinary impact that the rediscovery has had on the last 50 years of the Old Testament studies/5(22). This is the story Peter Craigie relates in a matter-of-fact way in ch.

Ugarit has long been his special interest, and he edits the valuable international Ugaritic Newsletter. His attention has centred on the theme of this book, the contribution of Ugarit to Old Testament study, especially the Ugaritic texts. Ugarit and the Old Testament () by Peter C. Craigie Hear about sales, receive special offers & more.

You can unsubscribe at any : A webpage for the book series Coniectanea Biblica Old Testament Series published by Penn State University Press. A webpage for the book series Coniectanea Biblica Old Testament Series published by Penn State University Press. Dragons, Beings of Smoke, and Other Indo-European Motifs in Ugarit and the Hebrew Bible.

Ola Wikander. Prophecy and. An Introduction to the Old Testament has served Old Testament students for well over fifty years.

This classic, scholarly, conservative text concentrates on the literary characteristics of the Old Testament books, arguing for their inner harmony and underlying unity.

On a few past episodes we looked at some of the gods mentioned in the Old Testament. Among them, Asherah, Nehushtan, Ba’al, Yahweh, and El. Many people are familiar with the texts found at Qumran, commonly known as the Dead Sea Scrolls, in the s.

But fewer people have heard of the Ugarit findings, which began to be unearthed in the late. A comprehensive discussion of texts concerning the goddess Asherah, as she is portrayed in texts from Ugarit (both epic and ritual texts, as well as the lists of sacrifices), Israel (the Khirbet.

Buy Ugarit and the Old Testament by Peter C. Craigie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. IN THIS JOURNAL. Journal Home; Browse Journal. Current IssueAuthor: Lawrence Boadt. Written in a non-technical fashion, Ugarit and the Old Testament should be of interest to all readers of the Bible, particularly students and pastors concerned with the impact of contemporary archaeological discoveries on Old Testament studies.

""An excellent introduction to Ugarit and its culture for the general reader. A comprehensive discussion of texts concerning the goddess Asherah, as she is portrayed in texts from Ugarit (both epic and ritual texts, as well as the lists of sacrifices), Israel (the Khirbet el-Qom and Kuntillet Ajrud inscriptions) and the Old Testament.

The main theses of the book are that two or more divinities carrying the same name but. As a graduate student with a focus in Old Testament studies, especially with an interest in the ancient Near East, I was thrilled when I found out about The World Around the Old Testament: The People and Places of the Ancient Near East, a new volume from Baker T.

Arnold and Brent A. Strawn have edited an impressive volume that brings together top-quality. Skip to main content. MENU. Search Browse; Resources. Authors; Librarians; Editors; SocietiesAuthor: Lawrence Boadt. RAS SHAMRA – UGARIT TABLETS vocabulary of Ras Shamra is the same as that of the biblical books"2.

and their geographical scenery is in the south of the land of Israel, in the Negev The Ras Shamra Discoveries and The Old Testament, p. Driver, Ugaritic and Hebrew Words, Ugaritica, VI, pp.

– Ugarit and the Old Testament by Craigie, Peter C. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The remarkable results are: that Asherah of Syria -Palestine is not a name, but a title; the Asherah of the Old Testament was indeed the consort of Yahweh; and that discussion of these comlicated texts-groups demands great caution.

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Craigie (): Books - ews: 1. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 21 cm: Contents: New light on the biblical world --Rediscovery of a lost city --Life in ancient ugarit --Ugaritic language and literature --Old testament and ugaritic studies --new discoveries and future perspectives --Guide for further study and reading.

The ancient Phoenician city-state of Ugarit is of utmost importance for those who study the Old Testament. The literature of the city and the theology contained therein go a very long way in helping to understand the meaning of various Biblical passages as well as aiding in deciphering difficult Hebrew words.

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A comprehensive discussion of texts concerning the goddess Asherah, as she is port /5(4). CREATION AT UGARIT AND IN THE OLD TESTAMENT BY LOREN R.

FISHER Claremont, California I. The Problem One way of stating the problem of creation at Ugarit is to ask a question. Is the conflict between Baal and Yamm related to kingship, temple building, or creation. Many times, in a lecture or in a conver. M. DAHOOD, Ebla, Ugarit and the Old Testament R.

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He is a chairman of the Tokyo Museum of Biblical Archaeology, and editor of Exegetica: Studies in Biblical Exegesis and chairman of New Alma mater: Brandeis University (Ph.D.).

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