The book is a literary and theological study of the themes of time and place, which aims to set the so-called 'centralization-law' of Deut 12-26 in the broad context of the book. The authors show that time and place are pervasive themes of Deuteronomy, a crucial part of its articulation of its understanding of history, religion and ethics. The heart of the thesis is that the foundational encounter between God and Israel at Horeb is paradigmatic for all subsequent encounters. For this reason, no one time or place can have ...

Time and Place in Deuteronomy 2009, Sheffield Academic Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9781441189059

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Time and Place in Deuteronomy 1995, Sheffield Academic Press

ISBN-13: 9781850754947