If the Egyptians Drowned in the Red Sea Where are Pharaoh's Chariots?: Exploring the Historical Dimension of the Bible

If the Egyptians Drowned in the Red Sea Where are Pharaoh's Chariots?: Exploring the Historical Dimension of the Bible

by Benjamin Edidin Scolnic

Paperback

$51.99
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Monday, January 28

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761831471
Publisher: UPA
Publication date: 03/01/2005
Series: Studies in Judaism Series
Pages: 212
Product dimensions: 6.07(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.64(d)

About the Author

Benjamin Edidin Scolnic, a rabbi and scholar, has been the spiritual leader of Temple Beth Sholom in Hamden, Connecticut since 1983. Rabbi Scolnic is also the Biblical Consultant for the North Sinai Archaeological Expedition investigating the route of the Exodus in the Sinai Desert. Rabbi Scolnic was the first person ever to receive a Ph.D. in Bible from the Graduate School of the Jewish Theological Seminary. He is author of many books and articles including Alcimus, Enemy of the Maccabees (University Press of America, 2004), Chronology and Papponymy (University Press of America, 1999), and Theme and Context in Biblical Lists (University Press of America, 1995).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction: Presumed True Chapter 2 The Source of Rivers and the Source of Texts Chapter 3 Missing the Boat: Why Noah's Ark Sails Without Us Chapter 4 Follow the Dreams: Joseph and the Meaning of Dual Causality Chapter 5 Gold or Coal: Re-Imaging the Early Life of Moses Chapter 6 The Case for the Historicity of the Israelite Exodus from Egypt: If I Told Your What Really Happened, You'd Never Believe Me Chapter 7 The Search for the Site of the Miracle of the Sea Chapter 8 The Israelites in Canaan and the Minimalist/Palestinian Denial of History Chapter 9 Why Elijah is the Prophet of Waiting: How Archaeology Illuminates a Great Assassination Plot Chapter 10 Why is Amos Famous? Chapter 11 Like a Bird in a Cage: Why Isaiah is #1 on the Prophetical Canonical Parade Chapter 12 A Time for Treason or the Comfort in Destruction Chapter 13 Love is Stronger than Death: Archaeology and Beliefs in the Afterlife Chapter 14 What I Believe: A Theology of Biblical Archaeology Chapter 15 Bibliography

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews