Coverart for item
The Resource At the mountain of God : story and theology in Exodus 32-34, R.W.L. Moberly

At the mountain of God : story and theology in Exodus 32-34, R.W.L. Moberly

Label
At the mountain of God : story and theology in Exodus 32-34
Title
At the mountain of God
Title remainder
story and theology in Exodus 32-34
Statement of responsibility
R.W.L. Moberly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TEJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moberly, R. W. L
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Journal for the study of the Old Testament.
Series volume
22
Label
At the mountain of God : story and theology in Exodus 32-34, R.W.L. Moberly
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This book is based upon a doctoral dissertation entitled Principle and Practice in the Study of Biblical Narrative: A Fresh Approach to Exodus 32-34 which was submitted to the University of Cambridge in 1981. Substantial revisions have been made. . . ."-- Pref
  • Includes bibliography (p. 230-252) and indexes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-252)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Some considerations of method in narrative interpretation -- introduction -- recent arguments for the importance of interpreting the final form of the text -- literary arguments -- theological arguments -- the relationship between the study of the final text and the study of its prehistory -- a consideration of some implications of the proposed approach to the text -- characteristics of Hebrew narrative style -- the role of assumption and allusion in narrative -- implications of theological paradox -- the exegetical significance of literary genre and the value of the concept of story -- summary and conclusion -- 2. An Exegesis of Ex. 32-34 -- narrative presuppositions in Ex. 32-34 -- 32:1-6 -- 32:7-14 -- 32:15-20 -- 32:21-24 -- 32:25-29 -- 32:30-33:6 -- 33:7-11 -- 33:12-23 -- introduction to Ex. 32 -- 34:1-9 -- 34:10 -- 34:11-26 -- 34:27-28 -- 34:29-35 -- conclusion -- excursus one: Ex. 32-18 -- excursus two: Gen. 8:21 -- 3. Ex. 32-34 As a cult legend -- introductory survey of the cult legend hypothesis -- definition of terminology -- legend -- cult -- cultic -- the use of form criticism -- analysis of Ex. 33:19, 34:6f. -- analysis of Ex. 34:11-26 -- the problem of religious language -- evidence for the influence of Israel's cult upon the Sinai pericope -- conclusion -- 4. Ex. 32-34 As Legend -- the Moses traditions as legend -- a preliminary clarification -- oral literature -- criteria for legend -- oral tradition -- miracles -- Aetiology -- traditional motofs -- typical significance -- the lack of distinction between past and present -- summary and conclusion -- 5. Selective critical analysis of Ex. 32-34 -- an analysis of 34:1-28 -- an analysis of 32:1-6 -- an analysis of 33:7-11 -- an analysis 34:29-35 -- brief notes on three sections -- 32:25-29 -- 32:30-33:6 -- 33:12-23 -- the redaction of Ex. 32-34 -- conclusion
Control code
ocm09542274
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
258 p.
Isbn
9780905774459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
At the mountain of God : story and theology in Exodus 32-34, R.W.L. Moberly
Publication
Note
  • "This book is based upon a doctoral dissertation entitled Principle and Practice in the Study of Biblical Narrative: A Fresh Approach to Exodus 32-34 which was submitted to the University of Cambridge in 1981. Substantial revisions have been made. . . ."-- Pref
  • Includes bibliography (p. 230-252) and indexes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-252)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Some considerations of method in narrative interpretation -- introduction -- recent arguments for the importance of interpreting the final form of the text -- literary arguments -- theological arguments -- the relationship between the study of the final text and the study of its prehistory -- a consideration of some implications of the proposed approach to the text -- characteristics of Hebrew narrative style -- the role of assumption and allusion in narrative -- implications of theological paradox -- the exegetical significance of literary genre and the value of the concept of story -- summary and conclusion -- 2. An Exegesis of Ex. 32-34 -- narrative presuppositions in Ex. 32-34 -- 32:1-6 -- 32:7-14 -- 32:15-20 -- 32:21-24 -- 32:25-29 -- 32:30-33:6 -- 33:7-11 -- 33:12-23 -- introduction to Ex. 32 -- 34:1-9 -- 34:10 -- 34:11-26 -- 34:27-28 -- 34:29-35 -- conclusion -- excursus one: Ex. 32-18 -- excursus two: Gen. 8:21 -- 3. Ex. 32-34 As a cult legend -- introductory survey of the cult legend hypothesis -- definition of terminology -- legend -- cult -- cultic -- the use of form criticism -- analysis of Ex. 33:19, 34:6f. -- analysis of Ex. 34:11-26 -- the problem of religious language -- evidence for the influence of Israel's cult upon the Sinai pericope -- conclusion -- 4. Ex. 32-34 As Legend -- the Moses traditions as legend -- a preliminary clarification -- oral literature -- criteria for legend -- oral tradition -- miracles -- Aetiology -- traditional motofs -- typical significance -- the lack of distinction between past and present -- summary and conclusion -- 5. Selective critical analysis of Ex. 32-34 -- an analysis of 34:1-28 -- an analysis of 32:1-6 -- an analysis of 33:7-11 -- an analysis 34:29-35 -- brief notes on three sections -- 32:25-29 -- 32:30-33:6 -- 33:12-23 -- the redaction of Ex. 32-34 -- conclusion
Control code
ocm09542274
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
258 p.
Isbn
9780905774459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

    • Sydney Jones LibraryBorrow it
      Chatham Street, Liverpool, L7 7BD, GB
      53.403069 -2.963723
Processing Feedback ...