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Author Koltun-Fromm, Naomi, 1964-
Title Hermeneutics of holiness [electronic resource] : ancient Jewish and Christian notions of sexuality and religious community / by Naomi Koltun-Fromm
Imprint New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
This text tells the story of how the biblical notions of 'holy person' or 'holy community' comes to be defined by sexual and marriage practices by various interpretive communities in late antiquity. Koltun-Fromm argues that the biblical texts already create a link between holiness and sexuality which is further interpreted by later readers
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed Sept. 7, 2010)
Link Print version 9780199736485
Subject Sex -- Biblical teaching
Communities -- Biblical teaching
Holiness -- Biblical teaching
Bible -- Extra-canonical parallels
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