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october 3 - tricky to get b Jacobs ladder inclination of...

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bible and western culture 03/10/2007 11:34:00 Jacob and then Exodus. second millennium BCE very old story of travelling for foreign land and being in slavery or servitude and prospering is the same thing we see in exodus. Aspects of Jacob cycle that fit with Babylon exile. dream that Jacob had. Fell asleep and ladder came down from heaven, angels going up and down. Jacob is the trickster character. Has to get by on his wits As Israel was always caught between two major empires, major area of conflict Seems to be a symbol for all of Israel, always needed to be a bit
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Unformatted text preview: tricky to get b Jacobs ladder inclination of jesus as the son of god, picture of jesus with a ladder, where the ladder appears to be his body. Joseph Sold into slavery by brothers U shape story. Favoured by his father Ends up in Egypt Prospers Sleeps with potiphars wife, gets wrecked again. Refused to lay with her, she tried to seduce him Joseph is a dreamer 03/10/2007 11:34:00 03/10/2007 11:34:00...
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