Lecture - Religious Studies 211
Moses , giver of law.
Identify God... Yahweh... I am what I AM, I aiming what I aiming. I am doing what I am doing. Note: Concept of perfection... Pp. 157, E document.. ‘Ehyeh ‘asher ‘ehyeh.. “ Connection between Yahweh and the Hebrew verb “ hayah” ‘Ehyeh is first person singular. Exodus 3:13 , Exodus 4:10, Exodus 6:2,
Source of law
Father-in-law=- <Midianites, Jethro theory
Nature of law.
Differences between Joseph’s order, Augustine’s order, Judaic order, Division of tablets.
Differences , code of Hammurabi
Equality before the law. Ruler not exception, and not the giver of the law.
No caste system
Violations against people more significant than violations against property.
Definition of murder.
Definition of adultery
Married woman & married man, not married to each other
Married woman and single man
are both adultery
However married man and single woman
and, single man and single woman are not adultery. This is fornication or apostasy. Apostasy if you are dealing with a temple prostitute.
Sea of reeds vs. Red Sea
Number in captivity.
Policy on attack Joshua, Conquest, Immigration or revolt, pp. 203
Practice of herem, 4:21- Joshua. Chapter 10 Read ...Sun stand still
Joshua 4:6 (what mean these stones.)