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The Resource A holy people : Jewish and Christian perspectives on religious communal identity, edited by Marcel Poorthuis & Joshua Schwartz

A holy people : Jewish and Christian perspectives on religious communal identity, edited by Marcel Poorthuis & Joshua Schwartz

Label
A holy people : Jewish and Christian perspectives on religious communal identity
Title
A holy people
Title remainder
Jewish and Christian perspectives on religious communal identity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marcel Poorthuis & Joshua Schwartz
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Investigating the various ways in which Jews and Christians define their religious identity, people or community, as being holy, this study offers a large collection of essays, relating to the biblical, patristic and medieval period and especially to the modern period
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
231.7/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BM645.H58
LC item number
H65 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Jewish and Christian perspectives series,
Series volume
v.12
Label
A holy people : Jewish and Christian perspectives on religious communal identity, edited by Marcel Poorthuis & Joshua Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Holy people" : the Biblical evidence / Pancratius Beentjes -- Trade, ideology, and boundary maintenance in Iron Age Israelite society / Avraham Faust -- A holy people in the winepress : treading the grapes and holiness / Joshua Schwartz -- Holiness and sanctity in the Dead Sea scrolls / Lawrence Schiffman -- Table community in early Christianity / Gerard Rouwhorst -- Was the Didache community a group within Judaism? : an assessment on the basis of its eucharistic prayers / Huub van de Sandt -- "A city that makes all Israel friends" : normative communitas and the struggle for religious legitimacy in pilgrimages to the Second Temple / Jackie Feldman -- Your neighbor is like yourself : a broad generalization with regard to the Torah / Moshe Benovitz -- Recording the sainthood of the missionaries in the Carolingian era : typology and its limits / Bat-Sheva Albert -- The Cathar community in the south of France and its religious self-definition as God's holy people / Daniela Müller -- Community responsibility towards its members : the case of ransom of captives / Yvonne Friedman -- "Qehillah qedosha" : sacred community in medieval Ashkenazic law and culture / Jeffrey Woolf -- Holy inhabitants of a holy city : how Safed became one of the four holy cities of Eretz Israel in the 16th century / Yair Paz -- The ambivalent role of the "people of God" in twentieth century Catholic theology : the examples of Yves Congar and Edward Schillebeeckx / Erik Borgman -- "Holy people" : some Protestant views / Simon Schoon -- Who we say we are : Jewish self-definition in two modern Dutch liberal prayer books / Judith Frishman -- The holiness of the church / Herwi Rikhof -- Pilgrims "communitas" in the Holy Land : the case of Mormon pilgrimage / Yael Guter -- The holy people among the philosophers : a grim tale / Victor Kal -- On the holiness of the poeple of Israel in the thoughts of Abraham Joshua Heschel / Alexander Even-Chen
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 395 p.
Isbn
9789004150522
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006042537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm63703972
  • (OCoLC)ocn681511562
Label
A holy people : Jewish and Christian perspectives on religious communal identity, edited by Marcel Poorthuis & Joshua Schwartz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Holy people" : the Biblical evidence / Pancratius Beentjes -- Trade, ideology, and boundary maintenance in Iron Age Israelite society / Avraham Faust -- A holy people in the winepress : treading the grapes and holiness / Joshua Schwartz -- Holiness and sanctity in the Dead Sea scrolls / Lawrence Schiffman -- Table community in early Christianity / Gerard Rouwhorst -- Was the Didache community a group within Judaism? : an assessment on the basis of its eucharistic prayers / Huub van de Sandt -- "A city that makes all Israel friends" : normative communitas and the struggle for religious legitimacy in pilgrimages to the Second Temple / Jackie Feldman -- Your neighbor is like yourself : a broad generalization with regard to the Torah / Moshe Benovitz -- Recording the sainthood of the missionaries in the Carolingian era : typology and its limits / Bat-Sheva Albert -- The Cathar community in the south of France and its religious self-definition as God's holy people / Daniela Müller -- Community responsibility towards its members : the case of ransom of captives / Yvonne Friedman -- "Qehillah qedosha" : sacred community in medieval Ashkenazic law and culture / Jeffrey Woolf -- Holy inhabitants of a holy city : how Safed became one of the four holy cities of Eretz Israel in the 16th century / Yair Paz -- The ambivalent role of the "people of God" in twentieth century Catholic theology : the examples of Yves Congar and Edward Schillebeeckx / Erik Borgman -- "Holy people" : some Protestant views / Simon Schoon -- Who we say we are : Jewish self-definition in two modern Dutch liberal prayer books / Judith Frishman -- The holiness of the church / Herwi Rikhof -- Pilgrims "communitas" in the Holy Land : the case of Mormon pilgrimage / Yael Guter -- The holy people among the philosophers : a grim tale / Victor Kal -- On the holiness of the poeple of Israel in the thoughts of Abraham Joshua Heschel / Alexander Even-Chen
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 395 p.
Isbn
9789004150522
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006042537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm63703972
  • (OCoLC)ocn681511562

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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