Abraham and Melchizedek (Beihefte Zur Zeitschrift Fur die by Gard Granerød

By Gard Granerød

within the study at the Pentateuch, Genesis 14 is thought of as an enigmatic textual content. Being one of many few texts the place Abraham appears relating to international historical past, it could possibly most likely let us know whilst the patriarch lived. therefore, there were makes an attempt to narrate the textual content to ANE archaeology and background. although, others argue it truly is one of many newest additions to the patriarchal narratives– albeit with no arguing completely for it. during this booklet, it truly is completely argued for Genesis 14 having originated from scribal task in moment Temple instances: a number of previous biblical texts have served as templates.

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