Bible caught in violence / Cezary Korzec, editor
- Berlin : Peter Lang GmbH, 2019.
- Physical Description:
- 222 pages ; 22 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Korzec, Cezary
- European studies in theology, philosophy and history of religions ; Vol. 22
- Machine generated contents note: Part I -- Numbers 25: violence in the Yahvistic faith / Sebastiano Pinto -- Herem - the Curse of God. Specific use of the idea of herem in Deu 7:1-6 and 20:15-18 / Piotr Briks -- Contradiction between the laws "Thou shalt not avenge" and "An eye for an eye" / Miroslaw Rucki -- God of Israel and child sacrifice. From Jephthah to Abraham (Jdg 11:29-40; Gen 22:1-19) / Janusz Lemanski -- I-the strong man in the face of His wrath (cf. Lam 3:1). A man in face of divine violence / Cezary Korzec -- Wis 11:15-12:27: the action of God between violence and mercy / Luca Mazzinghi -- Jesus and the law of talion (retaliation). A socio-rhetorical analysis of Matthew 5:38-42 / Piotr Goniszewski -- "Unless you repent, you will all likewise perish" - Does God use violence? An exegetical-theological analysis of Luk 13:1-9 / Lukasz Laszkiewicz -- Part II -- Biblical symbols of violence in ancient and medieval Christian interpretation / Krzysztof Bardski -- Jihad and crusades: blessed violence in the Divine Comedy / Marino Alberto Balducci -- The theme of God's violence in the Bible in the light of the approach through belles-lettres. An example from Fyodor Dostoyevsky's literary anthropology / Daniel Dzikiewicz -- Gen 34 in the light of modern international legislation on resolving conflicts between nations / Dominika Muriko.
- 3631782330 hardback
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references.
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