Flame of Yahweh: Sexuality in the Old Testament

Flame of Yahweh: Sexuality in the Old Testament

by Richard M. Davidson

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Overview

Flame of Yahweh offers a thorough exploration of gender relationships and sexual activity in the Old Testament. Topics include sexuality in Eden, the elevation vs. the denigration of women, exclusivity vs. adultery and premarital sex, permanence vs. divorce and remarriage, intimacy vs. incest, and sexuality in the Song of Songs.

Written from a theologically conservative perspective, Richard Davidson provides a meticulously researched work that makes extensive use of other ancient Near Eastern documents on subjects ranging from homosexuality to gender relations. At the same time, the author offers clear explanations of terms and historical context that make the work accessible to the reader.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780801046025
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 06/01/2007
Pages: 874
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 2.10(d)

About the Author

Richard M. Davidson is J. N. Andrews Professor of Old Testament Interpretation and chair of the Old Testament department at Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary at Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan.

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