Author Boda, Mark
Title Seeking the Favor of God
Imprint Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, 2007
©2007
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Abbreviations -- Preface -- Penitential Prayer in Second Temple Judaism: A Research Survey -- Prayer, Politics, and Social Vision in Daniel 9 -- Daniel 9: A Penitential Prayer in Apocalyptic Garb -- Penitential Prayer in the Second Temple Period from the Perspective of Baruch -- The Use of Female Imagery and Lamentation in the Book of Judith: Penitential Prayer or Petition for Obligatory Action? -- The Form and Settings of the Prayer of Manasseh -- Scriptural Inspiration for Penitential Prayer in the Dead Sea Scrolls -- Repentance and the Qumran Covenant Ceremony -- The Words of the Luminaries and Penitential Prayer in Second Temple Times -- Traditional and Atypical Motifs in Penitential Prayers from Qumran -- Reflections on Penitential Prayer: Definition and Form -- Afterword -- Bibliography -- Contributors -- Ancient Sources Index -- Modern Authors Index -- Subject Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Boda, Mark Seeking the Favor of God Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature,c2007 9781589832787
Subject Bible. -- O.T. -- Prayers -- History and criticism.;Seliḥot.;Worship in the Bible.;Apocryphal books (Old Testament) -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.;Judaism -- History -- Post-exilic period, 586 B.C.-210 A.D
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