Ideology of Ritual Space Time and Status in the Priestly Theology (JSOT supplement)

Ideology of Ritual Space Time and Status in the Priestly Theology (JSOT supplement)

by Frank H., Jr. Gorman Jr.
     
 

For the Priestly writers, ritual was a fundamental form of theological reflection. This study analyses the conceptual categories of space, time and status in an effort to clarify the larger cultural and conceptual categories operative in the Priestly ritual system. Drawing on interpretative models derived from cultural anthropology, the author argues that Priestly

Overview

For the Priestly writers, ritual was a fundamental form of theological reflection. This study analyses the conceptual categories of space, time and status in an effort to clarify the larger cultural and conceptual categories operative in the Priestly ritual system. Drawing on interpretative models derived from cultural anthropology, the author argues that Priestly creation theology forms a necessary context for understanding the Priestly rituals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781850752318
Publisher:
Sheffield Academic Press, Limited
Publication date:
05/01/1990
Series:
Library Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies Series
Pages:
259
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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