Hebrew Pol Consciousness

Hebrew Pol Consciousness - I.Context Revelation Theocracy...

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Hebrew Pol Consciousness 08/11/2007 12:41:00 I.  Context Revelation Theocracy II.  Deuteronomy Josiah – 621 BCE Hulda What happened in that year is King Josiah/Judah Asks someone to verify the authenticity of the scroll; he asks Hulda and she is  a prophetess capable in Josiah’s eyes of judging  She says it is the word of Yahweh Turns out this scroll Hulda verifies is a code of law. She says this shall be the book of the law. o We shall follow this law. Significance of Deuteronomy A. Centralization of Worship and Politics
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B. Code of Religious and Political Conduct C. Emergence of Political Self Consciouness III.  Covenant Theology  --  History Almost all of Hebrew existence was thought of in the context of the Covenant o -Idea of the Covenant is dominant Covenant= If/then proposition A.  Genesis History= covenant between the tribes and Yahweh B.  Exodus Reiterated in slavery C.  Judges reiteration; permeates ancient Hebrew life D.  Amos
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Covenant begins to change shape and form when prophets get involved. Amos= covenant becomes broader; starts out Israelites and Yahweh.  Under 
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This note was uploaded on 07/26/2010 for the course POLI POLI 1001 taught by Professor Eubanks during the Fall '07 term at LSU.

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