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(p. 675) Subject Index*

(p. 675) Subject Index*

Aachen214
Aaron17, 217, 436
Abbott, Lyman, The Theology of an Evolutionist410
Abel388, 391, 492
Abimelech89
abjection651
abolitionism312
Abraham (Abram)12–13, 14–15, 16, 19–20, 27, 189, 393
benediction on613
Dylan on356, 364
God's covenant with14, 22, 188
and Isaac18
Paul on11, 122, 123, 126, 153, 155, 611
on Sodom98
as witness to Jesus113
Woman's Bible on319
abusio665
Achaicus147
Acts61, 186, 204, 208, 210, 313, 530, 652, 662
Barthes on649
Adam13, 197, 378
as antitype of Christ388
burial of376
creation of387, 391, 392, 402
depicted in quilts342
depictions of180–82
Johanna Southcott on640
mortality of386, 611
Paul on145
redemption of617
Sethians on392–3
sin of610, 611, 614–15
sleep of388, 391, 392
and sons383
Valentinian view of386–87
Woman's Bible on197 See also Eve
Adam, A. K. M., Faithful Interpretation661
Adam Scot of Dryburgh229
Adamas390
Adams, John94
Adar, month of516
adultery389, 612
adversary31–2 see also Satan
Aeneas283–4
Aesop27
aestheticism534, 536, 537
affects461
Afghanistan248
invasion of262
Africa239, 244–7, 559
The African American Pulpit561–2
sermons on letters of Paul562–73
African traditional religion563
African-Americans
as biblical scholars560
as Christians344–5, 424
folk art of340–7
preaching557–75
Agag, Agagites516
Agassiz, Louis400
agency, Jewish notions of113
Aggadah492
Ahasuerus523, 525
Ahaz59
ahimsa552–3
Ahlwardt, Hermann522
Ahmedabad, Sabarmati Ashram552
Ahura Mazda236
Akedah364, 492, 657
Akha201, 203, 205
Akinola, Peter, archbishop of Nigeria419, 422, 423, 425
Akitu festival43
Alcuin of York214
Algiers656
allegory381, 663
(p. 676) Altaic languages207
Alter, Robert661
translations659
The Art of Biblical Narrative16, 657, 658–9
Literary Guide to the Bible (with Kermode)659
Altschuler, David and Jehiel69
Amalek, Amalekites516, 520
Ambrose, St255
Ambrosiaster611, 614
‘America First’ slogan442
American Equal Rights Association314
Amidah53
Amishai-Maisels, Ziva499
Ammon14, 19, 20
Ammonites26, 89
Amorites19
Amos (book)54
Amos (prophet)53, 81
Amram436
Anabaptists624, 630, 631, 633
analysis, tropological217
Anat30
Anchor Bible Dictionary489
Ancient of Days168
Andersen, H. C.534
Anderson, Janice Capel664, 665
Andrew of St Victor71
Andrews, Charlie545
androcentrism661
angels33, 193, 232, 391, 616, 617
creation of290
fallen177–8, 179
in Genesis413–14
as interpreters of dreams79–80, 81, 84
John's letters to161, 162, 164, 165
Valentinian view of386–7, 388
visions of163, 167
Anglican Church of Canada423
Anglican Communion, worldwide414–31
animism201, 211
Anthony, Susan B.308, 314, 319, 321
anthropocentrism249, 632
anthropomorphisms176, 180–2, 198, 211, 385
anti-Catholicism442
‘anti-Gospel’271–2
anti-Judaism267, 297, 418, 442
Christian489, 490
Anti-Semitic Christian Compendium272
anti-Semitism110, 267–80, 482, 489, 664
salvific268
Anti-Slavery Convention312–13
Antichrist87, 165, 247, 512
anticolonialism565–6
Antioch150, 152
Antiochus Epiphanes86, 87
Aparecida do Norte454
Apocalypse of Abraham80
Apocalypse of Peter68
apocalyptic genre66, 69, 73, 80–81, 166, 167–8, 237, 362, 585, 589, 632
apocalypticism237
Apocrypha66, 77, 80, 316
Apocryphon of Ezekiel67, 68
Apollos138, 139–40, 147
apologists54
aporia105, 653, 655, 656
Derrida on652
in John105
in Mark661
apostasy510–11
apostle, as term136–7
Apostles185–6
Apostolic Constitutions418, 422, 427
Appalachia347
Aqhat30
Aquinas, Thomas150, 157, 215, 255–7, 258, 291
commentary on Aristotle282
Aquino, Corazon261
Arabia26
Arabic (language)30
Arabs19, 26
Aram18, 19, 20
Aramaic language30, 77, 104, 200
Aramaisms29, 30
Arameans19
archetypes, biblical488–9
architecture226–9
Argentina263
Aristotle292
De memoria219
Metaphysics282
Arjomand, S. A.250
Ark, Noah's217, 226, 227–9, 392
Arnold, Sir Edwin546
Artaud, Antonin651
‘Aryan Christianity’268
‘Aryans’268, 270–3
asabiyya250
Asaph38
Asch, Sholem, Moses436
Ashton, John380–1
Assyria16, 57, 59, 317
Aswan59
The Athenaeum404
Athens, Georgia, New Grove Baptist Church342
(p. 677) Atrahasis13
Atun45
Auerbach, Erich17
Mimesis658
Aufstieg und Niedergang der römischen Welt276
Augsburg, Diet of624
Augustine, St31, 119, 126, 129, 149, 150, 154, 157, 224, 231, 255, 256, 258, 260, 291, 372, 621, 657
as interpreter of Paul632
letter to Simplicianus610, 616, 618
on Romans609–20
Against Two Letters of the Pelagians614
Confessions219, 609–10, 657
Exposition of Certain Tenets from the Letter to the Romans610, 611, 612, 614, 620
On the Grace of Christ611
On Punishment and Grace610
On the Spirit and the Letter610
Retractations616
Augustinian Order632
Auschwitz492, 496–7, 498, 517, 518
Australia637
authority (of NT books)166
Authorized Daily Prayer Book54
Authorized Versionsee King James (Authorized) Version
authorship, cover-up of19
autumn, festivals of43–4
Baal (epic)17
Baal (god)44
Babel, Tower of11, 14, 19, 654
Babylon17, 61, 163, 166, 169
as Rastafarian term239, 245, 246
as symbol of apostasy510–11, 512
Babylonia19, 26, 43, 45, 54
Babylonian Exile30, 42, 59, 65, 77–8, 81, 236, 476
‘Babylonian Job’30
Babylonians236
Bach, Johann Sebastian295, 302
Bacon, Francis, method of402, 404
Bahman Yasht (Zand-I Vohuman Yasn)83
Baigent, Michael, Leigh, Richard and Lincoln, Henry, The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail370, 374
Bailey, Derrick Sherwin413
Bailey, Sydney259
Baillie, Revd John92–4, 97, 100
Bak, Samuel495, 496
Bal, Mieke662
Balaam son of Beor204
Balaam's ass319
Balak, King204
Balzac, Honoré de, ‘Sarrasine’651
baptism334, 343, 615
Baptist Free Church245
Baptists342, 344, 349
Barak89, 90
Barker, Margaret377–8
Barltrop, Mabel646
Barnabas, Epistle of267
Barnes, Julian660
Barth, Heinrich606 n
Barth, Karl
Church Dogmatics590–1, 607
geometrical analogies600
on history592
on Romans119, 590–607
Barthes, Roland649, 650, 651, 652, 658
on Acts657
‘The Struggle with the Angel: Textual Analysis of Genesis 32:23–33’649, 651, 653
Barton, John662
(ed.) The Cambridge Companion to Biblical Interpretation661
Reading the Old Testament: Method in Biblical Study661
Baruch80
Basilides383
Bathsheba531, 655
Bauhaus601
Baur, F. C.126, 151, 158
Beal, Timothy650
A Book of Hiding519, 520, 526
Beatitudes548
Beatrice283, 285, 289, 290, 291
Beatus of Liebana
commentary on Apocalypse231–3, 232
Noah's Ark181
Beck, J. T.591, 595
Bede229
Bedward, Alexander245
Beer-sheba20
Belial, sons of95
Beliebigkeit662, 663
Bell, Bishop George260
Bell, Kate345
Bell, Margaret586
Beloved Disciple108
Belshazzar, King78–9, 84
Belźec495
Ben Sira53
Benadete, Torbio (Motolinia)450
Benedict of Levita420
Bengel, Johann Albrecht591
(p. 678) Benin, West Africa340–1
Benjamin16
Benjaminites/Benjamites89, 90, 91, 93, 94, 96, 97, 100, 418–19
Berber languages202
Bergen-Belsen495
Berger, Alan496
Berkovits, Eliezer490, 496, 497
Berri, Jean, duc de196
Bertone, Cardinal Tarcisio370
Bertram, Georg272, 273–4, 275
Best, Ernest3–4
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas73
Bethel14, 45
Bethlehem92
Bhagavad Gita546, 547
Bible and Culture Collective661
The Postmodern Bible657m 663, 665
The Postmodern Bible Reader657
The Bible... In the Beginning416–17
The Bible of the Poor198
Bible Student movement645
Biblia Ediçao Pastoral (ed. Balancin, Storniolo and Bortolini)451–2
Bikernieki495
Bildad the Shuhite26, 28, 493
Billings, William96, ‘Lamentations over Boston’ 96
Bin Laden, Osama486
binary opposition18
Birch, D., Ruskin's Myths585
bishops
African422–3
conference of422–3, 424, 425
Ruskin on583–4
and Johanna Southcott's box635, 646, 647
Black Christians344–5, 346
Black Nationalism477–86
Black Power246
Blackwell Bible Commentaries series3 n, 443, 660
Blake, William167, 460–74, 638
Illustrations of the Book of Job461, 463, 464, 466–74, 468, 470, 473
Jerusalem: The Emanation of the Great Albion463, 464
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell72
Songs of Innocence and Experience461, 463
Blanch, Henry315
blindness narratives655–6, 665
Bloom, Harold653
‘Book of J’655
Blum, Boris518
Blum-Dobkin, Toby517–18, 519, 521, 524
Blumenthal, David490–1, 494, 496, 498
Facing the Abusing God: A Theology of Protest489–90, 492
Blumhardt, Johann592, 600, 602
Boff, Clodovis584–5
Bogle, Paul245
Boitani, The Bible and its Rewritings660
Bolshevism521–3
Bom Jesus da Lapa454
bombs, atomic260
bones, valley of dry69, 70
Boniface, Count255
Boniface VIII, Pope283
Bonn317
University of275, 276
Book of Common Prayer298
Book of Hours182–4, 183
Bora, Katharina von151, 623
Boston Tea Party95, 96
Boswell, John420
Bowker, J. W.70
Boyarin, Daniel158
Bradley, Ed358
Brandenburg-Prussia302
Braunfels, Wolfgang229
Brazil239, 453–8
bread (as concept)203
Brennan, Teresa461–3, 471
Brenton, Howard, Paul371–2
Bretschneider, C. G.530
British Association for the Advancement of
Science397, 403
British Empire553
Brooke, G. J.67–8
Brothers, Richard636–7, 638
Brown, Charles Reynolds434–41, 445
‘The Social Message of the Modern Pulpit’ (lecture series)435–7
Brown, Dan, The Da Vinci Code369–82
Brown, Joanne, and Parker, Rebecca665
Brown, Judith552
Brown, Raymond379
Brown, Teresa Fry566
Brown, Revd W. L.581
Brueggemann, W.46, 47
Brummitt, Mark662
Bryant, Jamal-Harrison, ‘There's a Harvest Inside of Me’ (sermon)569–73
Buber, Martin275, 496
‘The Man of Today and the Jewish Bible’489
Buchan, Mrs636
Buckland, William400, 403
(p. 679) Buddha544, 555
Buddhism211, 235, 238, 242, 543
Theravada201, 211
Tibetan202, 211
Zen151 see also Won Buddhism
Budick, Sanford653
buggery657, 664
buildings, imaginary226–9
Bullinger, Henry, ‘Of War’97
Bultmann, Rudolf275, 586
Bunyan, John151
Burd, V. A.581
Burger, Warren421
Burma201
Burney, Charles301
burning bush195–6, 286
Burridge, K.250
Bush, George H. W.484
Bushido323, 324, 334–5
Byrne, Brendan632
Cabral de Melo Neto, João, Morte e Vida Severina454–8, 458
Cady, Daniel310
Cady, Margaret310
Caedmon660
Caiaphas71, 585–6
Cain13, 21, 388, 389, 391, 394, 492
Cainites394
Caleb444
calendars
Karaite505
liturgical37
rabbinic505
Callahan, Allen561
Calvin, John71, 155–6, 157, 420, 599
Calvinism98, 261, 296
Cambridge, University of404
Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND)261
CANA (Convocation of Anglicans in North America)425
Canaan, Canaanites14, 17, 18–20, 44, 45, 89, 236, 319, 441
Canaanite woman320
Canada, church in415
Canning, Charles93
Canterbury, Archbishop of314
Cao Daism242
Capibaribe river454
capitalism249, 438, 439, 597
global423
Caputo, John D., The Prayers and Tears of Jacques Derrida: Religion without Religion657
Carden, Michael414, 416, 418–19
Carey, Andrew428–9
Carey, George, former archbishop of Canterbury428
cargo cults238, 239
Carson, Johnny347
Carter, Jimmy350
Cartwright, Bert361, 362
Casablanca517, 525
Cassiodorus214–15, 219–20, 224
caste system544
Castelli, Elizabeth663
castration211
Catherine of Aragon, Queen425 n
Catholic Church206, 369–70, 403, 510–11, 549
and confession657
Luther on624, 629, 630, 631, 633
Cawnpore massacre92
Celan, Paul653
‘Einem, Der Vor Der Tür Stand’653
In Eins653
Celestius611
celibacy143, 370, 372, 548, 611
Céline, Louis-Ferdinand651
Central Africans (Congolese)246
Central America257, 261
Central Asia207
Chadwick, Owen405
Chagall, Marc, Vision d'Ezechiel72
Chaikin, Miriam, Make Noise, Make Merry: The Story and Meaning of Purim516–17
Chaldea19
Chaldeans26, 77, 79
Chambers, Robert, Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation407
Chaplin, Charlie357
chariot as sublime vehicle477, 478
charity, sins against256
Charlemagne, Emperor214, 420
Charles I, King91, 96–7, 97
Charles II, King96, 97
Chartres Cathedral, Vitrail de l'Arbre Jesse190- 1
Chauncey, George428
Chebar, River377, 476, 483
chiastic form17
Childs, B. S., The Struggle to Understand Isaiah as Christian Scripture58–9
chiliasm170
China241
culture211
Ch'oe Che-u241
(p. 680) Ch'ondogyo240–42, 244
Chongdoryong242
Choson/Yi dynasty241, 243
Chou Pong-jun242
Chouraqui, André654
Christsee Jesus Christ; Messiah
Christian Advent Church344
Christian Ethicists260
Christian Socialism435
Christianity
American333–4
Aryan268
canon law of258
early, and comprehension of Jesus270
official recognition of255
Christmas story457
christology60, 61, 71, 108, 112–16
Chronicler38
Chronicles38, 52
Chrysostom, Johnsee John Chrysostom
Chryssides, George D.244
Chungpyung Lake Training Centre244
Church of England95, 96, 296, 298, 398, 403, 414 see also Protestantism; Reformation
Church Militant188, 198
Church Triumphant188, 198
Churchill, Winston518, 553
Cicero27, 255
circumcision
as bride-price20
and covenant with God21
Derrida and656, 657
Elijah and656
of the heart613
of Ishmael14
Paul and143, 150, 154, 328, 329, 333–34, 631, 632
Cities of the Plain14
civil rights151
movement557
civil war16, 90, 91, 95–7
England96–97
US314, 341, 345, 559
Cixous, Hélène655, 656
Portrait of Jacques Derrida as a Young Jewish Saint656, 657
Clark, William326
Clarke, P. B.250
classical literature27
Clement of Alexandria104, 418
Excerpts from Theodotus388–9, 389
Close Encounters of the Third Kind73
coal shortages438
Coalition Task Force on Women and Religion321
Coates, Michael543
Cockburn, William, dean of York401
cognitive dissonance645
Cohn, N.236, 240, 250
Cold War260, 262, 264
Colenso, John William, bishop of Natal317, 409, 423, 425
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor521
‘Religious Musings’638
Colet, John621
Collingwood, W. G.580, 586
Ruskin's Relics576
Colombia261
colonialism245, 246–7, 261, 558–9, 664
Colossians560
Columbus, Christopher239
comfort60
as theme54–5
Commentary (magazine)657
communism, voluntary, among early Christians435
Confucianism242, 335
Congregationalists333
Conrad, Joseph658
Constantine, Emperor150, 157, 231, 255, 371
Constitution (US)312, 316
Fourteenth Amendment314
Thirteenth Amendment314
Contarini, Gasparo621
Continental Congress94
Cooper, Alice, The Last Temptation362
Copenhagen537
University530
Copley, Anthony542–3, 545
Core394
Corinth, divisions in community138, 139–40
1 Corinthians136–48, 562, 640, 656
on Christian worship144–6
church as body of Christ145–6
on divine wisdom139
on the Eucharist145
on Greco-Roman religion143–4
and millenarianism236
salutation137–8
on sexual morality140–3
on slavery560
thanksgiving138
on women145
2 Corinthians70, 170, 283, 284, 465, 560, 562, 570–3, 655
The Corsair529
(p. 681) Corti, Maria286
Cott, Jonathan366
Counter Intelligence Program (COINTELPRO)480
counter-terrorism263–4
covenant festival44
covenants with God1, 11, 13, 14, 16, 21, 22, 46–7, 155
Coverdale, Myles298
covetousness617
cow protection544
Crace, Jim660
Creation
Dante on290–2
images of176, 180, 183, 185–6
models of13, 17–18
sermon on346–7
Sethians on391
story of34, 45, 193, 211, 281, 282–3, 287, 399
creationism349, 415, 420
criticism, rhetorical41
Croatto, Jos Severino449–50
Cromwell, Oliver96
cross
as instrument of Christ's Passion186–8
meaning of592, 594
Moore on664
theology of567–9
Crossan, Dominic661, 663
Crucifixion334
allegories of90, 346
and anti-Semitism276
as child abuse665
Dante and287
Dylan and356
iconography179, 183, 186, 190, 191, 197
Kierkegaard on540
Paul on139, 141, 146
Pelagius on615
sermon on567–9
Johanna Southcott on642
crusades255–6, 264
Cushan-rishathaim, king of Mesopotamia89
Cushing, Jacob94
Cyrus, king of Persia59, 78, 84
Da Silva, Valmor453–4
Dagon (god)90
Dahood, M.45
Damascus273–4
Damascus Document68
damnation408, 610
Dan45
Dan'el30
Daniel66, 77–88, 166, 167, 169
abomination of desolation87
anointed one, motif of86–7
Bel and the Serpent77, 78, 79
canonical placement77
chronological predictions85–6, 87
dreams and revelations78, 79–81, 83–4, 161, 217, 231, 237
four beasts motif83–4, 85
four kingdoms motif83–5
genres77–8
Johanna Southcott and639
languages used in77
major themes82–7
and martyrdom87
miraculous stories78–9
Prayer of Azariah77
and Seventh-day Adventists502–5, 507, 512
Song of the Three Young Men77
Susanna77, 78, 79
Daniel (prophet)25, 30, 31, 33, 52, 77–8, 81–2, 167, 168, 169, 216 n
Danish Altar Book532
Danites90
Dante Alighieri
La Divina Commedia281–322
Inferno281–2
Canto of Ulysses285–7, 289
Ugolino episode287–8
Paradiso283, 284, 289–90
Purgatorio283, 284, 288–9, 290
Epistle to Cangrande284–5
La Vita Nuova289
Daoism238, 242
Daphnis and Chloe665
Darius the Mede, King78, 79, 84
Darwin, Charles315, 397–405, 407–10
Life and Letters405
Origin of Species397, 398, 401–2, 407–8, 408
David, King49, 90, 216, 393
as ancestor of Christ/Messiah16, 57, 60, 188–9, 190, 272
as author of Psalms37, 38, 39, 40–1
and Bathsheba531
covenant with46–7
and Nathan217, 531
story of658
Davies, W. D.547
Day of Atonement505
Day of Judgment344, 347
De Lagarde, Paul273
De Wette, W. M. L.41, 317
(p. 682) Dead Sea Scrolls67–8, 85, 166, 236–7
Deardon, J.586
death, Valentinian view of386
Deborah89, 90, 320
decolonization558
deconstructionism650, 653, 655, 663
Deism296, 297
Delilah89–90, 90
DeLillo, Don662
Delling, G.275
Deluge183–6, 193, 194
‘Dem Bones’72
demiurgists385
demonic possession665
Denmark530
depravity, total71
derogatory expressions210
Derrida, Jacques21, 540, 650, 653–7, 659
on the Akedah657
John Barton and661
circumcision of656
interpretations of interpreting659
and Joyce663
Sherwood and662
La Carte postale654
‘Circonfession’656, 657
Donner la mort662
‘L’Écriture et la différence’654
‘Edmond Jabès and the Question of the Book’654–5
Memoirs of the Blind655
Of Grammatology652
‘Shibboleth’653
‘Structure, Sign and Play in the Discourse of the Human Sciences’655
‘Des Tours de Babel’654
Veils (with Cixous)656
descent with modification208
descriptio227
desert, as concept202–3
Detroit478
Deus e o Diabo na Terra do Sol (Black God, White
Devil)457
Deutero-Isaiah30–1, 54–5, 59
Deuteronomy11, 12, 32, 37, 44, 54, 114, 141, 166, 167, 288, 356, 444
and Purim516
development hypothesis407
devil464 see also Satan
Dharasana saltworks, India552
dialectic220
‘Dialogue about Human Misery’27
‘Dialogue between a man and his soul...’30
dialogue form27
Diaspora79
Dickenson, Mary Lowe308
Didymus of Alexandria215, 219
dietary lawssee food, Jewish laws on
différance653, 663
dikaiosune122, 124–6
Dinah20, 96
Dinter, Artur270
directions (compass), order of203
discernment, spiritual461–2, 466–7
discrimination, principle of257
Displaced Persons Centre, Landsberg, Germany517–18
division
and collection220
theme of107
divorce425 n
Doctorow, E. L.660
Domarus, Max521, 523
Domnitch, Larry519, 520
Donaldson, Laura664–5
Donne, John71
Doomsday180, 185
Dostoevsky, Fyodor599, 651
Douglas, Mary250
Purity and Danger: An Analysis of Conceptions of Pollution and Taboo652
Douglass, Frederick485
doxology37, 124
drama, Jacobean98
Driver, S. R.29
Drury, John581
Dublin301
Duhm, B.42
Duluth, Minnesota364
Dunn, James632
Dura Europos synagogue, Mesopotamia69
Durkheim, Émile595–6 n
Dyer, General Reginald554
Dylan, Bob355–68
autobiographical songs363–6
gospel period359–60
honours355, 360, 361
humour of361–2
and Judaism362
motorcycle accident361
in New York361
‘Ain't Talkin’’363
‘Bob Dylan's 115th Dream’364
Chronicles: Volume One356
‘Cross the Green Mountain’361
(p. 683) ‘Highway 61 Revisited’364
Infidels360, 362
‘Jokerman’356
‘Long Time Gone’364
Love and Theft357, 365
Lyrics: 1962–2001 356
‘Man in the Long Black Coat’356
‘Masters of War’358
Modern Times365, 366
‘Quit Your Lowdown Ways’356
‘Shelter from the Storm’363
Shot of Love360
Slow Train Coming360
‘Spirit on the Water’361, 363
Street Legal360
‘Sugar Baby’365–6
Tarantula: Poems356
‘Things Have Changed’361
Thunder on the Mountain365, 366
Time Out of Mind357
‘Up To Me’356
World Gone Wrong357
‘You Changed My Life’363
East Bengal555
Easter story374–6
Eastern Learning (Tonghak)241
Eastern Orthodoxy150
Eaton, J.40, 44
Ebeling, G.623
Ebisawa, Arimichi and Ouchi, Saburo334
Ecclesia327, 333, 334
Ecclesiastes30, 43
Ecclesiasticus66–7
Eckhart, A. Roy519
Eckhart, Meister271
economics435–7
ecumenism3–4
Eddy, Mary Baker315
Edmondson, William342
Edom19, 20
Edomites26
Edson, Miriam505
Eglon, king of Moab89
Egypt14, 16, 19, 44–5, 57, 317
Jewish community in59
Egyptians236, 436–7, 441
Ehud89, 90
Eikon Basilike96
Eilberg-Schwartz, Howard, God's Phallus: And Other Problems for Men and Monotheism664
Eisenach272, 274
Eisenhuth, Heinz274
ekphrasis217, 227–8, 229
Elephantine60
Eli210
Eliezer of Beaugency69
Elihu26, 28, 29, 33, 462, 469–71, 472–3, 493
Elijah45, 61, 167, 197, 288, 656
and John the Baptist645, 647
Uchimura on329
and whirlwind34, 285, 286–7
Eliot, T. S.659
Eliphaz the Temanite26, 27, 28, 29, 33, 493
Elisha16, 167, 286, 320
Elizabeth, St194
Elliott, Mark5
Elohim (in Secret Book of John)391
Elohistic Psalter38
Emergency Immigration Act (1921, USA)442
empiricism2, 8
Engel, David520, 521–2
Engels, Friedrich248–9
England420
Engnell, I.42
Enlightenment2, 463
1 Enoch80, 168
Enoch (prophet)80, 81, 82, 168
apocalypse of166
enthronement festival43–4
Enuma Elish17
Ephesians335, 560
Ephesus121, 147, 162
Ephraimites92, 653
Ephron the Hittite15
Epiphanius of Salamis383
Panarion67
Episcopal Church USA (ECUSA)414, 423, 426
Epistles236, 265
equality, social439
Erasmus, Desiderius621, 633
Erin Brockovich371
Esau15, 20, 21, 394, 618–19, 658
eschatology142, 146, 148, 165, 171, 236, 239,
296, 535, 593, 601
eschaton138, 140, 143, 146–7
Essays and Reviews399, 409
Esther79, 210, 320
Derrida on654, 656, 657
and Hitler515–26
Protestant reading of525
Esther (play)517
ethics, Barth on596, 604–5
Ethiopia80, 245
Ethiopianism245
(p. 684) Eucharist145, 189, 192, 287
Euodia564, 565
Euphrates, river15, 231
Eusebius215, 219–20, 317
evangelicalism342, 346, 347, 627
Evangelisch-Katholischer Kommentar series3
Evangelistarium (Greek Gospel Lectionary)576–89, 577, 581, 587
evangelists54, 344
Eve13, 374, 378
burial of376
creation of388, 389, 391, 392, 402
depicted in quilts342
Joanna Southcott on637, 640, 643
mortality386
as offshoot of Adam373
Paul on145
redemption of617
and sons21, 383
Woman's Bible on317, 320 see also Adam
evolution, theory of397–410
Exclusion Bill (Johnson Act) (US, 1924)333
excommunication141
exegesis217
allegorical381
anti-Semitic268–78, 278
Barth on591, 599, 607
and geology401
gnostic384
Luther's approach to625
protest384
Exodus11, 17, 19, 37, 141, 211, 227, 284–5, 286, 346, 394, 434–45
imagery of453–9
in Latin America447–59
in popular culture453–9
and Sabbath observance510
‘exodus complex’447
Exodus from Egypt67, 144, 516
as labour movement436
‘Exodus’ (song)246
Eyre, Mrs636
Ezekiel52, 64–74, 167, 168, 217, 227
arrangement and main themes64–6
and destruction of Sodom417–18, 419
exegesis of228–9, 231
and futuristic imagery73
and Rastafarianism246
role in Judaism69, 71
visions65, 67, 71, 168–9, 360, 377–8, 476–8, 479, 481, 483
Ezekiel (prophet)54, 64–5, 66–7, 68, 70–2, 166, 167, 168–9
in Christianity70
in Islam70
modern readings of72
‘Ezekiel the Tragedian’, Exagoge67
Ezra80, 170
Ezra (prophet)168
Fackenheim, Emil490, 496
The Jewish Bible after the Holocaust: A Re-reading489, 518
faith/faithfulness122, 124–7, 131, 132–3, 602
faith as gift of God611, 612, 617–19
and hope625
Luther on625, 629 see also justification
Falklands War262, 263
Fall13, 189, 296, 372, 386, 393, 401, 402, 408, 410, 656, 662
falsification of scripture56
family life11, 18
Fanon, Frantz261
Farrakhan, Kadijah482
Farrakhan, Louis481–6
‘performances’482
The Announcement482, 483
‘The Great Announcement: The Final Warning’481–2
‘The Shock of the Hour’485, 486
‘World Press Conference from Mosque Maryam’486
fast-days, national93, 94
Fatimid dynasty247
Faulkner, William660
fauna, biblical204
favouritism, parental15–16
‘fear and trembling’531
feasts, moveable220
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)480–1, 484
Fell, Margaret, Women's speaking justified, proved and allowed of by the Scriptures...313
feminism72, 322, 408, 661, 662, 663
liberation theologies565
second-wave424, 426, 650
Fentress, Sam6
festivals43–4
Fewell, Danna Nolan651
Fichte, Johann Gottlieb596
Fiddes, Paul662
figurative language207–9
The Final Call482
(p. 685) financial themes, sermon on570–3
Findlay, Timothy660
Finster, Abbie Rose351
Finster, Howard342, 343, 347–52
as man of visions351
sermons348–49, 351, 352
Howard Finster's Vision of 1982 351
7 Days of Creation349
Fiorenza, Elizabeth Schüzzler662
First Temple229
Fisch, Harold, The Biblical Presence in Shakespeare, Milton, and Blake660
Fischer, Louis545, 555
Fish, Stanley650
Fishbane, M.66
Flaubert, Gustave, Madame Bovary658
Flaxmer, Sarah636
Fletcher, Revd John94–5, 100
flood story11, 13–14, 30, 356, 391
flora, biblical203
Florida348
folk art340–7
Folk Religion242
folk wisdom564–5
folklore652
food123, 124
Jewish laws on19, 78, 82, 127, 152–53, 155, 247, 393
Ford, Ford Madox658
Ford, Henry350
Ford, John Cuthbert, SJ260
‘Former Prophets’25
fornication418
Fortunatus147
fossils400–1, 402
Foucault, Michel650, 662, 664
Birth of the Clinic664–5
Surveillir et punir: naissance de la prison663
foundation stories11, 17, 20
foundationalism3, 4–5, 8
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse164
France239, 638
Francis, St594
Francke, August Hermann302
Fraticelli (Franciscan Spirituals)239
Free Church of Scotland401
free market competition435
free will610, 612, 618
freedom, Luther on627–8
Freeman, Joseph, Job: The Story of a Holocaust Survivor496
Freeman, Pauline348
Frei, Hans645
French Catholic Association for the Study of the Bible, Chantilly Congress649
French Revolution310, 624, 638
Freud, Sigmund18, 72, 653, 655
and dreams658
Friedlander, Albert494
Friedländer, Saul268
Friedman, Maurice496
Fries, Laurent229 n
Frilingos, Chris, ‘Sexing the Lamb’665
fruit (as concept)203
Fruit of Islam482
Fryd, Nora517
Frye, Northrop, The Great Code: The Bible and Literature659
fundamentalism359, 361
futurism504
Gabriel, angel80, 81, 84, 85, 194, 195–6, 365, 366
Gadamer, Hans-Georg1–3, 4, 6
Gage, Mrs M. H.314
Galatia149
Galatians149–60, 206, 208, 210–11
ambiguities in156–57
dualist readings of149–50
freedom, doctrine of151
Hagar story in663
letter form of152–54
Luther's commentary on622–33
new world, theme of150, 154, 158
sermons from562
and story of Adam and Eve388
Uchimura's exposition of324, 327–34, 336
Galatians (people)271, 388
Galilee108, 271
Galton, Francis405
Galveston Flood357
Gandhi, Maganlal551
Gandhi, Mohandas K.253, 261, 542–56
An Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth544
Garber, Marjorie650
Garden of Eden170, 637, 641
story of12, 13, 18, 21
gardens226
Garrison, William Lloyd313, 321
Garvey, Marcus245, 246, 485
gay liberation movements426
Gaza90
gematria165
gender, and sexuality415–31, 420–21, 425, 427–31
genealogy20–22, 204
(p. 686) Genesis11–24, 34, 37, 79, 90, 145, 207, 210, 211, 282, 286, 291, 292, 316, 349, 373, 642
1–1113–14
12–3614–15
37–5015–17
Barthes on652–3
chronology and content12–17
on creation of Adam182, 409
Darwin on399
Fall narrative662
as folklore17
as foundational text11, 17, 20
genealogy in20–2
genre17–18
geology and400–1
Gnostic interpretations383–96
Hellenistic Jewish exegesis of388
Huxley and Maurice on408
Josipovici on659
as literally true315
on messianic figure636
political interaction in18–20
prose and verse in17
repetition in12–13
Ruskin on582
Sethians and390–3
story of Hagar14
story of Tamar655, 658
Terence Wright on660
Geneva420
Geneva, University of, Faculté de Théologie649
genre, as term42–3
gentiles
mission to56–7
Paul on611, 612
Geoffrey of Vinsauf, Poetria nova233
geology399–401
George II, King301
Georgia345, 348
Gerasene demoniac649, 658
German, Luther's use of623
German-speaking world, reception history in3
Germany302, 399
Hitler on522–4
Reformation and624
revolution599 see also National Socialism; Third Reich
Gethsemane197, 253, 363
Ghadafi, Mu‘ammar484
al-Ghazali, Muhammad247
Gianturco, Carolyn302
Gibea(h)90, 92, 95, 98, 418
Gideon90
gifts, spiritual145
Gilead18, 89
Gilgamesh Epic30
Gilmour, M. J.362
Girard, René652, 655
Girling, Mary Ann636
Gitari, David, archbishop of Kenya423
globalization423
glossolalia145
Gnostic gospels371, 372, 375, 378–9
Gnostics149, 378, 380
interpretations of Genesis383–96
God
as androgynous317, 664
anthropomorphic references and depictions176, 180–2, 198, 211, 317
Barth on593–6, 600–6
Blake's portrayal of464, 467, 472
as creator45
as cruel and punitive464, 467
as demiurge (creator-God)383–4, 387, 389
as deus redens622
Elizabeth Cady Stanton on318
and free will610
grace of70, 126, 138, 594, 596
as Great Totality242
image of in OT and NT269
kingship of46–7, 48
as lacking or possessing phallus664, 665
love of465
mercy of619
nature of33, 626
oneness of545
in Psalms44–5
relationship with humans538
righteousness of628–9
as sadomasochist665
self-manifestation65–6
use of names of26, 29, 48, 317, 654
Wholly Otherness of601–2, 603
‘God-consciousness’158
Gods and Generals361
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von585, 591
Faust290–1
Gog and Magog70, 71, 72
golden calf incident444
Gomersall, Robert97–100
The Levite's Revenge97–8
(p. 687) The tragedie of Lodovick Sforza, duke of Millan98
Gomorrah14, 392, 627
Gonen, Rivka376
Good Samaritan217
Good Shepherd70
Goodman, Philip
‘The Prophecy of Hitler’519, 521
The Purim Anthology519
Goodwin, Charles399–400
Gordis, Robert494
Gospel of Judas394
Gospel Lectionaries576–89, 577, 581, 587
Gospel of Mary379
Gospel Music Association360
Gospel of Philip378–9, 388–9
Gospel of Thomas378, 388
Gospels61
Synoptic106, 109, 112, 115 see also Gnostic Gospels; John; Luke; Mark; Matthew
Göttingen, University of, Faculty of Theology271
Gould, Theophilus344
Goulder, M.40
Gozbert of St-Gall229
grace, divine70, 126, 138, 594, 610, 620
Augustine on613–14, 616, 617
and ethics596, 604
Pelagius on614–15
graces, heavenly362
Gradual Manumission Act (New York State)311
Gratian (canonist)256, 258
Gray, Asa409–10
Gray, Michael357
‘great disappointment’503–5, 508–9, 512–13
Great Valley Baptist Church, Pennsylvania94
Greco-Roman religion143–4
Greece30
Greece, Greeks83, 90
mythology of27
Greek (language)30, 56, 57, 58, 61, 67, 77, 120–1, 155
names in205–6
Ruskin and587
syntax of206–7
Green, Henry, Party Going657–8
Green, Keith359–60
‘I Pledge my Head to Heaven’359
Green movement239
Greenstein, Joseph, Purim Portfolio517, 518
Gregory, Dr Caspar Rene580
Gregory I (the Great), Pope29, 70, 229, 418
Penitential Psalms215–18
Gregory of Nyssa, The Life of Moses436
Griffin, Horace424
Grotius, Hugo258 n, 259, 263
Grumbach, Argula von622
Grundmann, Walter275, 276
Jesus der Galiläer und das Judentum272
Guarani454
Gujarat544, 553
Gunkel, Hermann17, 42–3
Gunpowder Plot524
Guyana246
Habakkuk52, 79
Hagar14, 663
haggadic traditions393
Haggai66
Hagner, Donald A.4–5
Haile Selassie (Ras Tafari)245–6
Haiti239
Hak Ja Han244
Haldeman, Scott664
Hall, Joseph98–100
Contemplations upon the Principall Passages of the Holy History99–100
Halle
Gymnasium302
Lutheran Orthodox Church302
Halperin, D. J.72, 169
Halperin, David665
Ham (son of Noah)14, 188
Haman515–26, 654
Hammond, Henry297
Hamor, prince of Shechem96
hand diagrams220–3, 221, 222, 223
Handel, George Frideric
Israel in Egypt296, 299
Messiah33, 294–306
Hallelujah chorus297, 303
libretto296–301, 303
musical setting301–5
scenic divisions299–300
third-person utterances in298–9
Saul296
Hannah348
Hanover, House of296
Harding, Warren G.442
Harnack, Adolph von269, 607
Harris, Robert, Pompeii371
Harrison, George, All Things Must Pass362
Hartman, Geoffrey653
‘The Struggle for the Text’653
(p. 688) Hartman, Geoffrey, and Budick, Sanford, Midrash and Literature653
Harvard University409, 657
Divinity School321
harvest, as image in sermon571–2
Hasidic tradition491
Haustafeln335
Hawes, Clement461
‘He Never Said a Mumbling Word’567, 568
Hearts of Fire364
Heavenly City227, 229
Hebrew (language)30, 56, 77, 104, 155, 200
names in205–6
Hebrews68, 90–1, 100, 204, 505, 507
Hebron, Cave of Machpelah15
Hedges, Jon308
Hegelianism530
Heidegger, Martin540, 655
Heito, Abbot of Reichenau229
Heliodorus215 n
hell242
harrowing of186, 187
Heller, Joseph660
Henry, Prince (son of James I)98
Henry VIII, King425 n
Heracleon375
Herbert of Bosham, psalter of224–6, 225
heresy154, 329
hermeneutics18, 109, 448–50
biblical488–500, 661–3, 18.109
Christian640
Derrida and655–9
of immediacy584–5
of Latin American readings448–50
of liberation449
philosophical1, 3, 4, 8
Herodotus79
Herrmann, Wilhelm593
Heschel, Susannah274
Hesiod282
Theogony17
Works and Days83
Hezekiah59
Higgins, Collin73
Highway61 364
Hildegard of Bingen166
Hilton, T., John Ruskin579
Hinduism235, 238, 543, 544–6, 552–3, 555
Hippolytus87
Hippolytus of Rome383
Hiroshima260
Hirsch, Emanuel271
Hirschfield, Morris342
Hispanic communities341
historical-critical method28–31, 42, 59, 60, 137
history, Barth on592
Hitler, Adolf259, 261, 275, 515–26
biological imagery522–4
historical readings of520–1
Mein Kampf521–2
speech to Reichstag519–26
Hodge, Charles, What is Darwinism?409
Holdsworth, Edward297
Holly, James Theodore344
Holocaust489–500, 518, 520
memorials of495
survivors517, 519
Holy Book of the Great Invisible Spirit392, 394
Holy of Holies376, 378–9, 506
Holy Land, crops203
Holy Spirit (Paraclete)107, 114–16, 352
anthropomorphic depiction180–2
depicted as dove176–9, 182–5, 187, 188, 190–7
descent at Pentecost185
Ruskin on581–2
seven virtues or gifts of190
Holy Year283
Homer585
Iliad31
homoeroticism664–5
homosexuality
and Genesis413–31
Paul on131, 132
in priests426
as term414 n
Hooker, Joseph405
Hoover, J. Edgar480–1
hope602, 603
Horeb196
Horowitz, Elliot525–6, 526
Hortus Deliciarum180–2
Hosack, Revd Simon311
Hosea (book)351, 662, 664
Hosea (prophet)53, 72
Howard, D. M.39
Howard, Leopold246
Howell, Leonard Percival245–6
Huberband, Rabbi Shimon519
Hugh of St Victor71, 224
Libellus de formation arche227–8
Huldah320
Hull, John M.665
humanism, Biblical621–2, 625, 629
humans, Valentinian classification of387
Humanzono, Diego450
Humphrey, Edith419, 429, 430
(p. 689) Hurston, Zora Neale, Moses, Man of the Mountain436
Huston, John416–17
Hutcheon, Linda355–6, 367
Huxley, Leonard404
Huxley, Thomas Henry397–400, 401, 403–10
hymns42
hypertext, early version of226
Iai208
ibn Abdullah, Muhammad248
Ibn Khaldun240, 250
Muqaddimah247
ibn Tumart, Muhammad247
iconography, religious175–98
defined175
idealism596
identity, collective18
‘idol meat’143–4
idolatry416, 430, 443–4, 545
Iemitsu, Shogun325
illuminations, medieval175–6, 190–1
image-making443–4
imagery of Bible34
Imam, Hidden248
Immanuel prophecy58
immigration333, 442
immortality386
Imperial Constitution (Japan)325
imperialism558–9, 565, 569, 572
incest140, 142
India247–8, 543, 548, 551–2
independence struggle261, 555
Partition546, 555
Raj552, 553–4
salt march552
Indian Mutiny91, 92–3
indigenization (of Christianity)332–3, 334
individualism632
Indo-Iranians236
infinite qualitative distinction599
The Insider371
Institute for Research into and Elimination of Jewish Influence in German Church Life, Eisenach272, 274, 275
Die Botschaft Gottes273
Deutsche mit Gott: Ein deutsches Glaubensbuch273
Interimsethik550
internationalism259
interpretation
history of156–7
influence of background on201
The Interpreter's Bible524
intertextuality384–5, 650
intra-communal critique568–9
Iran236, 250
Shah of262
Iraq70
invasion of256, 263
Ireland
Catholic rebellion96, 638
troubles72
Irenaeus of Lyons383, 387, 394
Irlam, Shaun461
Irwin, Lord552
Isaac12, 13, 14–15, 16, 18, 19–20, 22, 393, 492, 531, 585, 618, 656
Isaiah16, 28, 33, 52–63, 67, 68, 167, 189, 193, 208, 217, 231, 320
authorship59
canonical approach60–1
Christian perception of61–2, 641
‘Consolation’ haftarot54
Dante and281, 288
dating59–60
historical-critical analysis59, 60
length52
and Messiah297, 301
and NT61, 114
postmodern interpretations61–2
prophecies of57–8, 195, 297
Servant Songs58, 60 see also Deutero-Isaiah; Trito-Isaiah
Isaiah (prophet)68, 70, 72
Christian perceptions of56–8
compared to Moses53, 54
as evangelist52, 56
as founder of tradition59, 60
Jewish perceptions of53–6, 61–2
mentions in NT61, 113
and mission to Gentiles56–7
Uchimura on328, 329, 331–2, 335, 336
vision of27, 53, 60
Isaiah Apocalypse59
Iser, Wolfgang650
Isherwood, Lisa429
Ishmael14–15, 18, 19, 20, 618
Ishmaelites19, 20
Islam84, 211, 235, 238, 240, 247–8, 322, 545, 555
folk201
Sunni and Shi'ite247–8, 250 see also Nation of Islam
Israel (kingdom)16, 20, 130, 161
Paul on123, 124
as Promised Land18–20
(p. 690) restoration of64, 69, 71, 81
social structure210
Israel (modern state of)485
Israelites89, 92, 93, 196, 236, 267, 346, 417, 436–37
and Rastafarianism246
in the wilderness144, 455 see also Exodus
‘Israelitism’, as distinct from Judaism269
Italy239
Ithna'asharite (Twelver) Shi'ites248
ius ad bellum262, 263
ius in bello260, 262
Jabbok, River652
Jabès, Edmond, Le Livre des questions654–5
Jabesh-Gilead92
Jabin, king of Canaan89
Jacob (Israel)11, 12, 14, 15, 16, 18, 20, 21–2, 96, 210, 319, 345, 346, 388, 393, 618
Barthes’ reading of652–3
blindness of656
Derrida and654
descendants of21
dream of ladder189, 655
Serres on657
Jacobson, Dan660
The Rape of Tamar659
The Story of the Stories: The Chosen People and their God659
Jacobson, Howard660
Jael89, 90, 100
Jainism545, 553
Jairus588
Jakobson, Roman652
Jallianwalla Bagh massacre, Amritsar554
Jamaica245, 246
James, apostle197, 288, 549, 588
James, Epistle of286, 532
James, Henry658
James I, King98
Japan239, 242, 323–39, 480
ecclesial history337
militarism331–2, 337
nationalism325, 326
Japhet (son of Noah)166
Jarnac, Comte de652
Jauss, Hans-Robert650
Jeduthun38
Jehovah's Witnesses344
Jena, University of274
Jenkins, Philip424
Jennens, Charles294, 296–301, 301, 302, 303, 305
Jenyns, Leonard402
Jephthah89, 90–1
daughter of320
Jeremiah52, 67, 80, 328, 662
Jeremiah (prophet)52, 53, 68, 70, 71–2, 81, 85, 286, 287, 492
Uchimura on328, 329–31, 335, 336
Jerome, St87, 150, 154, 157, 214–15, 224
and Augustine611
on Ezekiel70–1, 228–9
on Isaiah56–8
letter to Paulinus231
translation of Job30
Jerusalem53, 54–5, 59, 61, 115, 152, 552
apostles in153
Christ's entry into289, 585
church in147, 330
Dante and285
destruction of78, 82, 85, 87
destruction of temple54, 68, 86, 297
Dome of the Rock376
Mount Zion, Chamber of the Holocaust495
personification as woman55–6
prophecies on80
temple of376
Visitors’ Guide500
Yad Vashem499–500
Jesse, Tree of189–91, 192, 194
Jesuits324
Jesus Christ
alleged marriage of369–75
ancestors of188–91
anti-Semitic dissociation from Jewishness268–78
‘Aryan’ origin, attempts to prove268, 270–3
Ascension183, 197, 198
attitude to violence253–5, 264–6
Augustine on614
Baptism183, 188, 190
biographies of270–1
Blake's reading of464–5
as Christus Patiens187–8, 197
as Christus Victor188, 197
coming of57–8, 84
death108, 123, 138, 611, 641–2
depicted as child191–2, 196, 197
as descendant of David40, 57
divinity of296
Dylan and356, 363–4
Elizabeth Cady Stanton on320–1
as emissary and Son of God107, 111–14
entry into Jerusalem289
exempt from Adam's sin614
(p. 691) Exodus and451
farewell discourse to disciples106, 107, 114
Gandhi on544, 545
genealogy of188–90
as giver of life110–11
harrowing of hell186, 187
humanity of372
‘I am’ declaration656
Incarnation191, 295, 633
Jeremiah and71–2
as Jew267
and Jewish law155
and Judaism105, 268–70, 271, 276–77
kingship of108
Luther on626, 627–9
‘marks of’330, 337
and Mary Magdalene369–76
ministry in Galilee57
miracles107, 111
mission in the world106, 108–10
as new Adam379
OT references to58, 60, 86, 113
as paradox600
Passion narrative107–8, 190, 217, 283, 295, 298, 300, 363, 379
and Paul138, 158
and physical salvation244
prefigurations of90, 176
as primal history600
questioned by disciples582–3
resurrection115, 138, 141, 142, 146–7, 150, 183, 186, 197, 295, 300, 363, 595, 600
Second Coming183, 192, 197, 344, 504–6, 512, 636
as sign and sign-maker652
as ‘son of man’84–5
as ‘stranger from heaven’105
Transfiguration183, 188, 196–7, 288
Uchimura on329, 332, 337
as victor592, 600
as Word (logos)112–13, 114, 116, 194, 197 see also cross; Crucifixion; Messiah; Sermon on the Mount
Jethro444
Jewish Publication Society494
Jewish–Christian relations489
Jews
dietary lawssee food, Jewish laws on
Farrakhan and485
in Germany260
and Gnosticism385
Handel's Messiah and297
Luther on522, 631
Paul on122, 124, 129–30, 611–13
use of term by John107, 109–10, 112 see also anti-Judaism; anti-Semitism; Judaism
Joachim of Fiore164–5
Job25–36, 43, 217, 218
Blake's reading of460–74
comforters467
and Dante287
depicted on quilt345–6
eighteenth-century views of659
‘happy ending’28, 35
historical-critical problems28–31
literary structure26–8
mentioned in Ezekiel67
post-Holocaust Jewish interpretations of488–9, 492–500
prose and verse in25, 32
theological and philosophical issues31–5
Jocheved436
Joel66, 365, 639
Johanan ben Zakkai69
John6, 11, 104–18, 171, 197, 206, 267, 348, 589
aporias105
composition105
criticism of270
on crucifixion658
and Easter story374–6, 379–80
epithets for104
‘Farewell Discourses’581–2
on Jesus and Mary Magdalene374–6, 378
on Jesus’ mission in the world106, 108–10
on Jesus as Son of God107, 111–14
language of contrasts109
and Logos (Word)290
Ruskin and588
structure106–8
symbolic language104–5
symbols and signs107, 110–11
and The Tempest662
use of term ‘Jews’107, 109–10
use of term ‘world’109
John the Baptist107, 254, 329, 393, 512
beheading of658
and Elijah645, 647
John of Patmos227, 284
on Patmos164, 167
prophetic predecessors167–8
visionary experience168–9 see also Revelation of
John Chrysostom150, 152, 154, 155, 157
‘Against the Jews’267
Johnson, Bob345
Johnson, James Weldon, God's Trombones346–7
(p. 692) Johnson, William Stacy427
Johnstown, New York310
Jonah345, 346
prophecy of640
Jones, David94, 95
Jordan, Mark417, 418–19, 420
Jordan, river19, 20, 204
Joseph22, 79
in Egypt12, 16, 655
relationship with God15–17
Josephus86, 317
Antiquities67
Joshua (book)90, 204, 210
Joshua (high priest and leader)16, 81, 86, 613
Josiah59
Josipovici, Gabriel12, 659
The Book of God: A Response to the Bible659
Jotham59
jouissance658
Journal of Biblical Literature4
Journal for the Study of the New Testament661, 663
Joyce, James659, 660
Finnegans Wake654, 658, 661, 663
Ulysses658, 659
Juazeiro454
Judah (kingdom)53, 59, 65, 161, 330
Judah (son of Jacob)16, 22
Judaism322
and apocalyptic writing166, 268
devaluation of268–70
Dylan and362
Jesus Christ and105, 268–70, 271, 276–7
‘late’268–9, 275, 277–8
Paul on122, 124, 126–7, 129–30, 154
periods of277–8
pre- and post-exile269, 271
rabbinic or legalistic126–7
traditions of105, 155 see also anti-Judaism; anti-Semitism
Judas344, 356, 394, 582, 583, 585, 658
Judea16, 110
Judeans19
judgement, as term109
Judges16, 89–103, 418, 427, 430, 662
Christian (typological) readings of90
Levite's wife (or concubine), story of90, 91, 92, 97–8, 99–100, 418, 428
literal-historical readings90
Jülicher, Adolf591, 599
Julius Caesar91
Jüngel, E.606 n
Just War tradition254, 256, 259–65
Justice, Department of (US)481
justice (righteousness)122, 124, 131, 498 see also war, justice of
justification, and faith122, 124–7, 151, 592, 594, 613, 632
Luther on625, 627
Justin the Gnostic383
Justin Martyr418
Kabbalah317, 362, 378
Kafka, Franz
‘Before the Law’655
The Trial653–4
Kali544
Kalmyk202, 204, 207, 211
Kalmykia211
Kamei, Shunsuke326
Kane, John342
Kant, Immanuel596, 599
Kaplan, Chaim495
The Warsaw Diary of Chaim A. Kaplan516
Kara69
Käsemann, Ernst278
katachresis665
Katz, Steven497
Katzenelson, Yitzhak495
Keen, David526
Kellogg, John Harvey506
Kennedy, John F.350
Kennedy, Philip420
Kennett, R. H.57–8
Kermode, Frank250, 659
The Genesis of Secrecy: On the Interpretation of Narrative657–8, 659
Literary Guide to the Bible (with Alter)659
Moore and661
Keys, Alicia366
Khakas202, 203, 205, 209
Kidder, Bishop Richard, A Demonstration of the Messias297
Kiddush Hashem500
Kierkegaard, Søren4, 529–40
as Anti-Climacus533
‘The Anxieties of the Pagans’533
Barth and599, 600, 601, 603, 606 n
‘Christ as Pattern’533
Christian Discourses532–40
‘Diapsalmata’535
‘The Diary of a Seducer’534
‘Don Juan’ character535
Either/Or533–6
For Self-Examination530–1
(p. 693) ‘The Lily of the Field and the Bird of the Air: Three Godly Discourses’533, 534
‘On the Anxiety of Irresolution, Inconstancy, and Disconsolateness’535
‘On the Anxiety of Self-Torment’535, 539
poet figure in534–5
‘The Unhappiest Man’535
Upbuilding Discourses in Various Spirits533, 538
‘What we learn from the Lilies of the Field and the Birds of the Air’533
Works of Love532
Kimhi69
King James (Authorized) Version246, 298, 314, 352, 360, 469, 471, 494, 504, 636
King, Martin Luther485, 542
Kings45, 167, 227, 285, 287
King's College London408
Kingsley, Charles409
kinship12, 20–2
Kirisuto Kokai333, 337
Kirker, Richard427
Kislev, month of517
Kittel, Gerhard275
Kofman, Sarah662
Kohanim17–18
Konstanz School650
Korea239, 240–1
Korean (language)242
Kosovo campaign262, 263
Kraus, H.-J.44
krisis599, 601, 602
Kristeva, Julia
on abomination657
Pouvoirs de l'horreur651–2
Sèmeiotekè651
Ku Klux Klan345, 442
Kuhn, K. G.275
Kumar, K.248
Kutter, Hermann593, 595
‘Romans as Catechism’591
Kuwait262, 263
Kuy201, 204, 207
Kyd, Thomas, The Spanish Tragedie98
Kyerong, Mount242
La Touche, Rose578, 580, 587–9
Laban18, 20
Lacan, Jacques663
LaCoque, André, and Ricoeur, Paul, Thinking Biblically661
laissez-faire government435
Lamb of God164, 165, 187
Lamb, Jonathan, The Rhetoric of Suffering659
Lambeth Conference of bishops422–3, 424, 425
Lambeth Palace, London423
Lampe, Missouri6
Landow, George578, 579
Langner, Lawrence, Moses: A Play, a Protest, and a Proposal442–5
language arts220
language games650
languages
as gift of God654
receptor201–13
Lanternari, V.238
Laodicea162
Laos201
Las Casas, Bartolomé de450
Last Judgement170–1
Last Supper203, 343, 658, 663
Latin America, poor communities in448–9
Latin American Bible movement (Movimento Biblico Latino-Americano)447, 448–53
Latin Psalter188
Laurence, Richard80
Lautréamont, Comte de652
law
Augustine on615–17
in 1 Corinthians131–2
in Galatians149, 150, 152, 155, 623
letter and spirit of465, 612–13
Luther on626, 629, 632
Moses and443–5
in Psalms41, 46, 47
in Romans122, 123–6, 129, 131, 614, 614–17, 655 see also sin
Lawrence, D. H.660
Lawrence v. Texas420, 421, 429
Lazarus32
raising of171, 587
League of Nations259
Leah12, 14, 20, 21–2
Lebanon44
Lecky, W. E. H.317
lectionaries, Jewish52, 54
Lee, Mother Ann636
Lefèvre, Jacques621
Leigh, Richard370
Lenin, V. I.249
Leo the Great, Pope216 n
Leonardo da Vinci350
Leonid meteor shower344
Letter of Barnabas68
Levi20, 22, 96
tribe of17
(p. 694) Levi, Primo498
Lévi-Strauss, Claude18, 652, 659
Leviathan28
Levinas, Emmanuel, Nouvelles lectures talmudiques656
Levites45, 90, 91, 92, 97, 200
Leviticus11, 37, 67, 356, 418, 427–8, 429
Mary Douglas and652
Levy, Barry497
Lexington, Massachusetts94
liberalism597
liberation forces262
liberation theology261, 447–52, 606
libraries
manuscripts as224–6
scholar as living library214–15
Libya484
Liele, George245
Lietzmann, Hans599
life
after death, belief in33
eternal110–11
Life Magazine347
Life Peerages Act (1958)315
Limbo90
Linafelt, Tod489–90
‘Biblical Interpretation and the Holocaust’489
A Shadow of Glory: Reading the New Testament after the Holocaust489
Strange Fire: Reading the Bible after the Holocaust489
Lincoln, Abraham350, 436
Lincoln, Henry374
Lindberg, Bo466
Lindgren, Torgny660
linguistic influences205–9
literacy205, 453
liturgical calendar220, 221
liturgical occasions40, 47
Lives of the Prophets68–9
Loades, Ann, ‘Feminist Interpretation’662
Logossee Word
London543
All Souls’, Langham Place91, 92
Guildhall72
Temple Church372
Longinus297
Lord, Frances315
‘lordless powers’593–4, 599
Lord's Prayer203
Los Angeles482
Lot14, 19, 418, 430
Lothian Bible177, 178, 179
love
expression of5
Paul on146
as revolution606
Lowth, Robert460
Lucan, Bellum Civile286
Lucifer288
Luke193, 204, 217, 288, 300, 348, 532, 581, 583, 588, 589
Joanna Southcott and636
Luther, Martin
as academic624–5
as adviser to Henry VIII425 n
Barth on594, 597, 599
binary oppositions in626–7
on Christian ethics265, 549
on Christian life628
context of629–30
on Galatians621–33
and Jesus271, 376
and Jewish law154, 155
on Jews522, 631
on justification by faith126, 128, 151, 625, 627, 629
on Paul157
and Revelation168
rhetoric of630–1
on Romans591, 592
and Romans119, 124, 129, 133
on sexuality628
Sprachereignis623
and Streicher519
Uchimura on329, 332–3
understanding of Paul631–3
Commentary on Galatians151, 624–33
Freedom of the Christian151
Lutheran Pietism302
Lutheranism296, 302, 332–3, 530
Luz, Ulrich3–6
Lyell, Charles401, 402, 404
Principles of Geology400
lynchings345
McArthur, Harvey K.547, 549
Maccabean period38, 42, 81
Maccabees87
McCann, J. C.47
MacDonald, George587
Madeley, Shropshire94
madness664–5
Magadan209
Magdala209
(p. 695) Mahdi figure247–8
Mahdism247–8, 249
Mailer, Norman660
Maius231, 233
Malayo-Polynesian languages206
Malbim, Rabbi Meir Leibush69
Malcolm X481 n, 485
Mallarmé, Stéphane658
Malleson, Rev. F. A.576, 583
Manicheans149, 610, 615, 616, 617, 618
Manley, Michael246
Mann, Thomas660
manna438, 439
Manoah89
Maoz, Daniel362
maps, world226
Marcion149–50, 269, 383
Antitheses384
Marcionites617
Marcos, Ferdinand261
Marissen, Michael297–8
Mark106, 206, 208
aporia in651
Joyce and658
on Judas658
Kermode on657, 661
Ruskin on583
‘mark of the beast’511–12
Marks, Herbert, ‘Prophetic Stammering’661
Marley, Bob246
Marley, Rita246
Marquardt, F. W.605
marriage and sexual relations143, 369–75, 427
Married Women's Property Act (New York State, 1848)311, 313
Martha375
Martin, Dale414
Marx, Karl248–9, 522, 650
Marx, Steven660
Marxism598
as secular millenarianism248–9
Mary of Bethany373, 375
Mary Magdalene363, 369–76
Mary, Virgin272, 320
Annunciation191, 193–6, 197
depictions of189–90, 191–8
Immaculate Conception, doctrine of320
prophecy on58
as second Eve640
and virgin birth192, 193
Visitation194
masculinism664, 665
Masked and Anonymous356, 364
Masoretic text39
mater dolorosa180
materialism444–5, 572
Mathewson, Dan496
Matthew3, 4, 57, 58, 170, 171, 188, 189, 204, 206, 208, 209, 348, 430–1
criticism of267, 270
Dante and288
Gandhi and543, 555
Kierkegaard and530, 532–3, 536, 538
Ruskin on583–4, 584–5
and second coming of Christ508
and sending out of disciples413–14
Via on663
woman possessed by demon665 see also Sermon on the Mount
Maurice, F. D.399, 408–9
Maxwell, James Clerk403
Mede, Joseph, Clavis Apocalyptica165
meditation229–33
hand diagram for220, 223
Mediterranean Sea15
Mee, John461
Megillah516, 518
Megillat Hitler517
Meiji monarchy325, 326, 333, 336
Mekilta de R. Simeon ben Yohai69
Melanchthon, Philip, Augsburg Confession624
Melanesia239
Melito of Sardis, ‘On the Passover’267
memoria218, 233
memoria rerum220, 227
memory219–20
compositional220
page as model for224
recollective schemes226–8
Mendieta, Jeronimo de450
Merchant, Moelwyn660
merkavah (Merkabah) tradition52, 69, 70, 168–9
Mesopotamia19, 45, 57, 237
texts30
Messiah16, 60, 84–5, 108, 110, 111–12, 167, 176, 196, 600
Beatrice and289 see also Handel, George Frideric, Messiah
messianic woes170
messianismsee millenarianism
Mesters, Fr. Carlos, Por trás das palavras449
method, Enlightenment valorization of2
Methodism95
Primitive636
Methodists342
Mevasseret Tziyyon55
(p. 696) Meyer, Rudolf275
Meyers, Carol12
Micah53, 90, 204
Huxley and405
Micaiah ben Imlah27
Michael, angel81, 85
Michelangelo, La Pietà180
Michigan, USA637
Middleton, Thomas, The Revenger's Tragedie98
Midian26
Midianites89
midrashim13, 53, 67, 488, 491–2, 653, 654, 655, 658, 659, 661, 664
Mien201, 203, 207
Migne, Jacques Paul, Patrologia Latina228
migration, mass240
Miles, Jack, God: A Biography660
militarism597, 598
military life254, 428
millenarianism (millennialism, messianism)170, 235–52, 504
‘commodity’239
explanations of249–51
pre- and post-millenarian movements238
millennialismsee millenarianism
millennium, Johanna Southcott on643
Miller, Hugh, Testimony of the Rocks400–1
Miller, William, and Millerites344, 504–5, 507, 508, 512–13, 645
Milton, John91, 97, 99, 100
Eikonoklastes96
Paradise Lost281, 659
Minney, R. J., Shiva or The Future of India554
minority language groups201–12
Miriam319, 320, 436, 443–5
Mishnah69
misogyny374
missionaries238, 317, 326, 328–29, 333, 336
American333
bishops422–3
and colonialism422, 425, 544, 558
Gandhi and544–6
and millenarianism238
Paul as136, 152
as translators209
Mitchell, Ella Pearson, ‘Rejoice Always’ (sermon)564–6
Mitchell, Henry563
Mizpah92
mnemonic places226–7
Moab14, 19, 20
Moabites57
Mohammed, Warith Deen480
Moment, Barth on599, 602, 606
monarchy597
monastic life229
Monica, St657
monogamy423
monotheism236
ethical59
Jewish112
moon, as image in Scripture365
Moon, Rev. Sun Myung244
Moonies242, 244
Moore, Stephen D.650–1, 663–5
God's Gym: Divine Male Bodies of the Bible664, 665
Literary Criticism and the Gospels: The Theoretical Challenge661
Mark and Luke in Poststructural Perspective663
New Testament Masculinism (with Janice Capel Anderson)665
Poststructuralism and the New Testament: Derrida and Foucault at the Foot of the Cross663–4
Morant War245
Moravians530
Mordecai515, 519
Mormons314
Morocco517
morphology206
Morris, Christopher662
Moses
Barth on596
biographies and novels about436
Dante on288
depicted in quilts345, 346
in Exodus436–7, 439
and Ezekiel67
in Genesis12, 17
God's display to664
and iconography197, 198
and Isaiah53, 54
Jacob and653
and Jesus60, 112, 113, 393
in Job472
Langner on442–5
law of141, 637, 654
as lawgiver40, 387 n, 442–5
mentions in NT61
and mercy of God619
and Pharaoh434
in Psalms47
in Secret Book of John391–2
and Sermon on the Mount547
(p. 697) and struggle for liberation451
Uchimura on329
Moses, Grandma342
Mother Plane/Wheel478–86
Mott, John590
Mott, Lucretia313, 319
mountain, as image of Zion53, 55
Mowinckel, S.43–4, 44 n
Mueller, J. R.67
Muhammad (Prophet)248
Muhammad, Elijah478–81, 482, 483, 485
Message to the Blackman in America478–9
Muhammad, Master Fard478–9
Muhammad, Tynnetta482
Mukyokai (movement)324, 327–8, 330, 336
mukyokai (non-church)326–7, 329
Mullan, John662
Müller, Karlheinz277
multidimensionality661
musical relationships220, 222
musicians48
Muslimssee Islam
mysticism52, 69, 151, 477, 584
myth17–18, 580
Nabokov, Vladimir658
Nag Hammadi writings390–4
Nagasaki260
Nanjing337
Naphtali21
Napoleon I, Emperor of France638
Natal423
Nathan217, 531
nation, as concept11
Nation of Islam477–86
National American Woman Suffrage Association307, 308, 314, 319
National Council of Women307
National Socialism259, 262, 268, 269, 271, 275, 496
association with Haman516–19
hangings of Jews524 see also Third Reich
National Theatre, London371
Nativity cantatas302
natural law258
natural selection208, 399, 401
The Nature of the Rulers392
nautical vocabulary209
Near Eastern world, wider44–5
Nebuchadnezzar, King77–8, 79, 82, 83, 84, 161
negations464
‘Negative Confession’27
Negev, desert14, 18
Nehemiah200
Neher, André496
neo-colonialism246, 558
neo-Freudianism650
Neoplatonism180, 290, 292
Nephilim13
Nepotian215 n
Nero, Emperor276
New Hampshire415, 421
new historicism650
The New Jerusalem68
New Jerusalem, as theme163, 170
New Mexico341
New Oxford History of Music294
New Testament Guild599
New Westminster, diocese of, Canada415, 422
New York361, 366
attack on World Trade Center485, 486
Forest Park489
Metropolitan Opera House307
New York State311
New York Times307, 426, 521, 522, 523
New York Times Book Review657
New Zealand94
Newport, Rhode Island, YMCA428
Newton, Alfred401
Newton, Sir Isaac504 n
Nicholas of Lyra71
Nicodemus206, 375
Niebuhr, Reinhold260, 264
Nietzsche, Friedrich593, 655
Nigeria240, 422 n
9–11 attacks485
Nineveh640
Nitobe, Inazo, Bushido, The Soul of Japan334
Noah14, 25, 30, 31, 183–6, 188–9, 194, 196, 198, 226, 345, 346, 349, 391
descendants of188–9
as type of Jesus188, 192 see also Ark, Noah's
Noakali555
Nobel Peace Prize491
non-combatant immunity258
non-jurors296
non-retaliation265–6
non-violence545, 551, 552–3, 555
Nore, Mutiny of638
Norea392
Norman, Larry359
North Africa202, 211, 247, 255
North American Modern Languages Association650
(p. 698) North Korea244
Northridge, W. L.525
nuclear weapons, morality of retaining260–2
Numbers37, 318, 658
numerology179
Nuremberg trials168
O'Casey, Sean, Juno and the Paycock72
Ockham, William of215
Odeberg, H.275
Oldenhage, Tania490
Omens, book of (Chonnggamnok)241
Omoto (Great Origin)241
On the Origin of the World392
Onias III, high priest87
Opus Dei371
organic growth599
Barth on594–6
Origen70, 121, 137, 229, 381, 386, 555
Contra Celsum271
Origin, Barth on595
original sin, doctrine of410
Orpheus myth366
Orthodoxy206, 211
Russian202, 205
Othniel89
Overbeck, Franz599, 600, 607
Ovey, Michael525
Owen, Richard402
Owen, Wilfred259
Oxford Museum397, 405
Oxford, University of
Centre for Reception History of the Bible433
and science403–4
Pacific War337
pacifism259–60, 264–5
nuclear260–1
paganism580
pain, problem of409–10
Paine, Thomas, The Rights of Man315
Pak Chungbin243
Paley, William401
Natural Theology404
Panacea Society635–7, 646
Panthera tradition271–2
papacy511
‘papists’see Catholic Church
Papua New Guinea208, 238
parables658
Paracletesee Holy Spirit
paradise656–7
descriptions of389, 391
on earth, belief in235, 239, 240, 241–2, 243, 245
Gospel of Philip on389
Paradise Gardens, Summerville, Georgia347, 348, 349
paragraph structure207
parallelism17, 31
parataxis662
Parents’ Day244
Parsis545
passive resistance551–3
passive voice206
passivism240
Pastoral Epistles662
pastoral sermons563, 564–6
pater dolorosus179–80
Patmos164, 167, 168
patriarchalism661
Patriot Act480
patriotism326, 330–2, 337, 597, 598
Patrologia Latina216 n
Pattani Malay201, 208, 210, 211
Paul, St (Paul of Tarsus)11, 54, 57, 61, 70, 90, 91, 324
on Abraham153
and African-American preaching557–75
as apostle136–7
Barth on591
on body of Christ464
conflict with Peter150, 151, 152–3
conversion70
cultural identity154–6
and Dante283–4
definition of true Jew613
deutero-Pauline letters560–1, 562
on divided self151, 153–4
ethics of141–3, 253–4
exegeses of273–4
as hybrid155
as Jew267, 273–4
on Judaism122, 124, 126–7, 129–30, 154
on letter and spirit of law465
as major authority in Christianity157–8
on marriage and sexual relations143
new perspective on127
portrayed by Howard Brenton371
readers’ receptivity156–8
recovery from blindness655
rhetoric and diction153–4, 630–1
on salvation549
sexualized views of664
on slavery424
on struggle with sin127–8
theology136
Uchimura on335–6
(p. 699) use of Greek120–1
on women145, 166 see also 1 Corinthians; Galatians; Romans
Paula317
Paulinus, Bishop of Nola231
Pax Tokugawa325
Peace of God258
Peace Pledge Union259
Pearl Harbor, attack on480
Peasants’ War624
Peiris, J. B.239
Pelagius126, 609, 610–20
Pelikan, Jaroslav623
penetration, sexual664, 665
Pennsylvania Dutch341
Pentateuch (Torah, Five Books of Moses)16, 19, 25, 28, 37, 42, 70, 269, 277, 317, 321, 332, 547, 548, 654
Colenso's analysis409
Pentecost183, 185–6, 197–8, 286, 300, 639
People's National Party246
peregrination453–4
Perez16
perfection
counsels of549–50
search for613
Pergamum162
Perry, Commodore Matthew325
Perry, Reginia346
Persia30
Persian empire515, 523
Peter (book of)236
Peter Damian, Book of Gomorrah418, 420, 424
Peter Lombard291
Peter of Ravenna227
Fenix227 n
Peter, St (Cephas)108, 138, 150, 197, 254, 288, 379, 588
Peter (Stanton slave)311
Petra20
Petrarch (Francesco Petrarca)215
Pharaoh210, 211, 436
hardening of heart618–19
Pharisees107, 109, 277, 596
Philadelphia162, 165
Philemon560, 561, 562
Philip (evangelist)208
Philippians154, 207, 562, 564–5
Philippines261
Philistines89–90
Philo of Alexandria132, 155, 386, 388
De specialibus legibus67
On the Life of Moses436
phonology, differences in205–6
phylacteries654
pietism592, 593, 594
Pietism, Lutheran302
Pilate, Pontius269, 379, 584–5, 642, 658, 663
pilgrimage454
Pippin, Tina663
Pisa288
Pistis Sophia379
Pixley, Jorge, Éxodo, una lectura evangélica y popular450
plagues, Egyptian440
plantation system245
Plato27, 596, 599, 606 n
Timaeus384
Platonism155, 180, 219, 384, 609
Plymouth Brethren549
poetry and prose17, 25, 32, 41, 64
politics, Christianity and597–8, 606
pollution651–2
polygamy423, 425
polysemy659
polytheism317
polyvalence661
Pomeroy, Joseph637
Ponge, Francis663
Pons, Jolita531, 534
Pope, Alexander, Messiah. A Sacred Eclogue297
Porphyry86, 87
Portinari, Candido, Os Retirantes458–9, 458
Portugal325
positivism, hermeneutical4
posse and velle610
postcolonial studies558–9, 566, 571–3, 650, 661
postmodernism61–2, 650, 651
poststructuralism3, 649, 653, 655, 658, 659, 661, 663
Potiphar16, 655
Powell, Colin484
Powers, Harriet340–7, 352
Boston quilt340, 342, 345–6
Smithsonian quilt340, 343–4, 346–7
prajna243
prayers, for use in war264
predestination129, 609, 610, 616–20
Preisker, H.275
Presbyterians96, 311, 333, 409
Presley, Elvis350
preterism504
Prickett, Stephen659–60
Primitive Methodists636
primordial history12, 13–14
(p. 700) Prinz, Joachim, ‘A Rabbi under the Hitler Regime’517
Priory of Sion371
private ownership439
process eschatology595
Progressivism435
Prohibition442
Promised Land18–20, 434, 441, 455–6
visions of441–5
prophecy145, 302
psalms and45 see also apocalyptic genre
Propp, Vladimir, Morphology of the Folk-Tale652
prosopopoeia (speech in character)128, 620
prosperity, sermons on563, 569–73
prostitution140, 142, 373
Protestant readings100
Protestantism296, 308, 332–3, 342, 347
‘Apostate’511 see also Church of England
Proust, Marcel651, 658
Proverbs11, 25, 30, 39, 43, 82, 208, 275, 290, 308, 348
Prussian Academy599
Psalms25, 30, 34, 37–51, 57, 187, 218, 224, 289, 300, 490, 658
classification41–3, 46
and Dante284
Davidic psalms39, 40–1
form41–2
form criticism41–2
headings38, 40
length52
Luther and633
numbers of227 n
as poetry41
and prophecy45
role of45–6
theological content46–8
types of psalm43
as universal life-centred prayers48–9
wisdom psalms39, 43, 45–6
Psalter(s)224–6, 225, 580 see also Psalms
Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite290
Pseudo-Ezekiel68
Ptolemaeus, Letter to Flora387 n
Pulp Fiction73
punishment66, 418–19, 551
Punjab554
Purim515–26
‘Purim Hitler’517
Purimshpil518
Puritans96
purity548
Pwo Karen201, 208, 211
Qedushah53
Quakers308, 313, 314, 543
Queer theory650, 661, 664
Quilombolas454
quilts340–7
Qumran38–9, 45, 67–8, 69
community37 n, 52
Targum from30
Thanksgiving Hymns126–7
Qur'an477, 482, 485, 546
rabbinic texts386
Rabelais, François659
Rachel12, 14, 20, 21–2, 35, 318
racism559, 664
scientific267–8
Raczymow, Henri518–19
Rad, Gerhard von82
Rahab320
Raine, Kathleen466
Rajchandra Shrimad (Raychandbai Mehta)553
Ramos, Graciliano, Vidas Secas457
Ramsey, Paul258
Ranke, Leopold von592
rape20, 91, 92, 96, 97, 98, 100, 418, 427
Raphael, Transfiguration197
Rapoport, Nathan
Job (sculpture)499–500, 499
Warsaw Ghetto Monument500
Ras Shamra (Ugarit)45
Rashi69
Rastafarianism238, 239, 244–7
language of247
reader-centrality661
reader-response criticism650, 651
Reading, Lord554
Reagan, Ronald483, 484
Rebecca/Rebekah12, 14, 15, 21, 318
reception history, defined1
Recife454, 456, 457
recitatio220
Recognition Formula (Proof-Saying)65–6
Red Scare442
Red Sea, crossing of440
Redemption180, 362, 643
Reformation58–9, 100, 123, 124, 127, 150, 151, 264, 332, 427, 621–3, 632
reformism238
Reginald of Piperno151
(p. 701) Reichstag, Berlin519
Reiner, Karel517
religion, dialectic of602–3
religiosity593–4
Rembrandt van Rijn4
Renaldo and Clara356, 364
Renan, Ernest, Leben Jesu (The Life of Jesus)271
Rennes-le-Château370
repentance, calls to65
Rescript of Education (Japan)325
resurrection71, 86, 111
of the dead146–7
hope of69, 298
narratives of105
Reuben18
Reuchlin, J., De arte cabalistica71
Revelation161–72
angels’ messages509–10, 512
as apocalypse161, 231, 237
apocalypse and authority165–7
and architecture227
beast of511–12
Beatus commentary231–3
Bridegroom665
and Daniel80
Dylan on361
exegesis of217
and future hope170–1
Genesis and11
Handel and303
Job and472
and millenarianism235–7
numbers, significance of164–5
on obedience to the state262
outline and structure162–5
and Paul138
and Pseudo-Ezekiel68
Schneider on276
and Seventh-day Adventists502, 503, 507–9, 511, 512
Wilberforce on402–3
woes170
‘woman clothed with the sun’ identified with Joanna Southcott635–8, 641, 643
The Revelation of Adam392, 394
revelation, as theme106, 110, 138, 269
Revised Standard Version (RSV)494
Revised Version314–15
revolution248, 261
Barth on605–6, 607
rhetoric220
Rhetorica ad Herennium218, 219, 226, 227
Rhode Island428
Richard of St Victor228
Ricks, Christopher357, 362
Ricoeur, Paul, Essays on Biblical Interpretation661
Riders of the Chariot69
righteousness615, 628–9
Ringbaum, Emmanuel517
Rio de Janeiro454
Rishon le-Tziyyon55
ritual18
Roberts, Jonathan464
Robinson, Gene, bishop of New Hampshire414–15, 416, 421, 422, 425, 426
Rocha, Glauber457
Rodney, Walter246
Rolling Stone magazine347
Roman Catholicismsee Catholic Church
Roman Empire150, 158, 169, 227, 253, 276
military265–6
Romans119–35, 156, 170, 206, 208, 301, 328, 560
Augustine and Pelagius on609–20
Barth on590–607
Derrida on655
form and content119–20
introduction122
Kierkegaard and530
moralizing and condemnation in130–3
on obedience to the state262
outline and major themes121–4
quotations from Scripture