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Hermeneutics of holiness : ancient Jewish and Christian notions of sexuality and religious community / Naomi Koltun-Fromm.

Author/Creator:
Koltun-Fromm, Naomi, 1964-
Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 309 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Sex -- Biblical teaching.
Communities -- Biblical teaching.
Holiness -- Biblical teaching.
Bible -- Extra-canonical parallels.
Contents:
In the beginning: holiness in the Bible
Holy seed or holy deed: sexuality, holiness and purity in second temple literature
Holiness perfected: Pauline constructs of holy community
Mother-city of all evils: sexuality and holiness in Acts of Judah Thomas
Wedding garments and holy yokes: celibacy and holiness in Aphrahat, the Persian sage
Zipporah's complaint: Moses is not conscientious in the deed: exegetical traditions of Moses' celibacy
Sanctify yourself: rabbinic notions of holiness and sexuality.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:
9780199736485
0199736480
OCLC:
428926449