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The Resource Zion, the city of the great king : a theological symbol of the Jerusalem cult, Ben C. Ollenburger

Zion, the city of the great king : a theological symbol of the Jerusalem cult, Ben C. Ollenburger

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Zion, the city of the great king : a theological symbol of the Jerusalem cult
Title
Zion, the city of the great king
Title remainder
a theological symbol of the Jerusalem cult
Statement of responsibility
Ben C. Ollenburger
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While previous research has illuminated the origins and development of the Zion tradition, this book is the first to make a thorough study of Zion as a theological symbol within the larger Jerusalem cult tradition. Drawing primarily on the Psalms and Isaiah of Jerusalem, Ollenburger shows that Zion serves pre-eminently to symbolize the kingship of Yahweh on Zion as creator and defender of world order. As such, Zion serves also to symbolize security and refuge, particularly for the poor. This study constitutes a powerful argument against the tendency of Old Testament theologians to devalue the
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ollenburger, Ben C
Dewey number
221.6/4
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1199.J38
LC item number
O4411 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Journal for the study of the Old Testament supplement series,
Series volume
41
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Symbolism in the Bible
  • Symbolisme dans la Bible
  • Jérusalem dans la Bible
  • RELIGION
  • Symbolism in the Bible
  • Symbolik
  • Symbol
  • Reich Gottes
  • Gott
  • Oude Testament
  • Zion (symbool)
  • König
  • Jerusalem
Label
Zion, the city of the great king : a theological symbol of the Jerusalem cult, Ben C. Ollenburger
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Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Abbreviations; 1. INTRODUCTION; 2. YAHWEH AS KING ON ZION; 3. THE EXERCISE OF YAHWEH'S KINGSHIP; 4. YAHWEH'S EXCLUSIVE PREROGATIVE; 5. CONCLUSION; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Biblical References; Index of Authors
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649929875
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567311412
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567311412
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649929875
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Zion, the city of the great king : a theological symbol of the Jerusalem cult, Ben C. Ollenburger
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Abbreviations; 1. INTRODUCTION; 2. YAHWEH AS KING ON ZION; 3. THE EXERCISE OF YAHWEH'S KINGSHIP; 4. YAHWEH'S EXCLUSIVE PREROGATIVE; 5. CONCLUSION; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Biblical References; Index of Authors
Control code
649929875
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567311412
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567311412
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649929875
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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