The prestige of the pagan prophet Balaam in Judaism, early Christianity and Islam / edited by George H. van Kooten and Jacques van Ruiten.

This volume deals with the pagan prophet Balaam who figures in the book of Numbers. By the very nature of his stature as a non-Israelite, pagan prophet, the figure of Balaam raises important questions with regard to the nature of prophecy and the relation between the Israelite God and the pagan nati...

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Corporate Author: Themes in Biblical Narrative Conference University of Groningen
Other Authors: Kooten, Geurt Hendrik van, 1969-, Ruiten, J. van (Jacques)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008.
Series:Themes in biblical narrative ; v. 11.
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