Unformatted text preview: a. you shall or you shall not ii. casuistic (cf. covenant code) 1. if this then that b. function: distinctiveness 4. the various corpora a. covenant code (Exod. 20:22-23:33) i. how you deal with slaves (accepted practice) ii. rules about violence iii. laws about property iv. restitution b. priestly code (Leviticus 1-16) i. priestly activities ii. ritual purity iii. clean and unclean foods (kosher food laws) iv. day of atonement c. holiness code (Leviticus 17-26) i. maintain purity before God 1. ritual and ethical laws 2. contains laws against homosexuality...
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- Fall '07
- Law, Moses, Unclean animals, a. centrality b., overall conception i., key players i.