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The Abrahamic Religions as a Modern Concept  

Mark Silk

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Oct 2015
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Nov 2015
The modern concept of the Abrahamic religions has roots in Christian theology, the academic study of the Near East, and the study of Islam. In the nineteenth century, Protestant theologians ... More

Dietary Law  

David M. Freidenreich

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Oct 2015
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Nov 2015
This survey of Jewish, Christian, and Islamic dietary law finds no recognition within pre-modern sources of the biblical or familial affinities implied by the contemporary term Abrahamic. ... More

Exodus in Early Twentieth‐Century America: Charles Reynolds Brown and Lawrence Langner  

Scott M. Langston

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Jan 2011
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May 2011
The questions scholars are raising in regard to the biblical text are changing. With increasing frequency biblical scholars are asking, ‘What does the Bible do’?, in recognition that the ... More

Fundamentalism(s)  

Harriet A. Harris

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Feb 2008
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Sep 2009
Protestant fundamentalists regard the Bible as foundational for faith, and believe that if the Bible were found to be flawed, Christianity would collapse. They therefore also feel concerned ... More

Medieval Jewry In Christendom  

Ram Ben-Shalom

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Dec 2004
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Sep 2009
This article begins in the early Middle Ages, and specifically addresses questions concerning the economic and political situation of Jewry in Western Europe. The period of the high Middle ... More

Radical Millennial Movements in Contemporary Judaism in Israel  

Yaakov Ariel

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Oct 2011
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Jan 2012
Repeated defeats at the hands of the Romans and the subsequent pan-European migration made the Jewish people pragmatic and their religion, rid off radical traits, with the exception of ... More

Social, Political, and Ideological Criticism  

Christopher Rowland

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Feb 2008
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Sep 2009
This article explores ways in which ideological criticism may contribute to biblical studies. The discussion is rooted in the central role that the critique of ideology has within the ... More

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