Hum lecture-Jan 14, 2008

Hum lecture-Jan 14, 2008 - Jan 14, 2007 Writing Schedule...

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Jan 14, 2007 Writing Schedule Out Due Returned Ungraded 1/14/08 1/18 1/23 Essay 1 1/23 2/1 2/8 Essay 2 2/8 2/20 2/29 Essay 3 2/29 3/12 3/21 (final) Sacrifice in the Bible -The problem of Sacrifice -centrality of Rite to Israelite Life -sacrifice was gone because the temple was destroyed -social practice so that participation to determine who is and isn’t part of the community -religion: prominent in all religion -any religion without sacrifice was inconceivable -express alien characteristic/practice -claim: sacrifice is the central, draws upon different parts -unfamiliarity of rite to modern life -the Act of Sacrifice -performance: 6 stages 1. bringing the animal to the sanctuary (animal without blemish) 2. Laying of hands upon the animal (ritual sign that its his animal) 3. Slaughtering the animal (blood used later on in the ceremony) (different ways on how cut apart) 4. tossing the blood (performed Leviticus rules, only sons of Aaron are aloud to approach the alter) (2 alters-1 outside and 1 in the antechamber) (blood tossed on different alters) 5. burning the animal (well-being; certain parts burnt and eaten) 6. disposing of the remains (offereing of well-beings are cooked and eaten,
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HUMANITIES 2 taught by Professor Edwards during the Winter '08 term at UCSD.

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