An encyclopedic guide to the interpretation and understanding of biblical literature. Though written by members of the National Association of Baptist Professors of Religion, the 1, 450 original entries by some 225 contributors are diverse in viewpoint and devoid of theological prescription. They'reThe word means aquot;serpentsaquot;; they are apparently winged cobras, Egyptian symbols of royalty. ... Job 29- 31). Indeed, if necessary, they were to undergo suffering in behalf of others, recognizing that those who had ... 26:30), manual work (Exod 1 : 14), as well as the many ways of serving God through liturgical celebration and worship (Exod 13:5; 31:10). ... claimed as author of other Nag Hammadi tractates: the GOSPEL OF THE EGYPTIANS (NH), THREE STELES of seth, and marsanes.
|Title||:||Mercer Dictionary of the Bible|
|Author||:||Watson E. Mills, Roger Aubrey Bullard|
|Publisher||:||Mercer University Press - 1990|