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


Iknaton

Hyksos pharaohs

Father-in-law=- <Midianites, Jethro theory


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Nature of law.


10 Commandments.


Differences between Joseph’s order, Augustine’s order, Judaic order, Division of tablets.


Pp. 181


Pre-mosaic law.



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.




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Exodus.


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.)