Newsletter   Secure Checkout   View Cart (0 items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Israelite Religions: An Archaeological and Biblical Survey [Hardcover]

By Richard S. Hess (Author)
Our Price $ 28.00  
Retail Value $ 40.00  
You Save $ 12.00  (30%)  
Item Number 51019  
Buy New $28.00
Quantity:
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for Israelite Religions: An Archaeological and Biblical Survey by Richard S. Hess...

Overview
The author surveys ancient Israel's diverse religious beliefs and practices using biblical, textual, and archaeological evidence.

Publishers Description
Archaeological excavation in the Holy Land has exploded with the resurgence of interest in the historical roots of the biblical Israelites. "Israelite Religions" offers Bible students and interested lay leaders a survey of the major issues and approaches that constitute the study of ancient Israelite religion. Unique among other books on the subject, "Israelite Religions" takes the Bible seriously as a historical source, balancing the biblical material with relevant evidence from archaeological finds.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!

Item Specifications...


Studio: Baker Academic
Pages   432
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.21" Width: 7.18" Height: 1.42"
Weight:   1.55 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Oct 15, 2007
Publisher   Baker Publishing Group
Edition  Reprinted  
ISBN  0801027179  
ISBN13  9780801027178  


Availability  0 units.


More About Richard S. Hess


Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Richard S. Hess (PhD, Hebrew Union College) is Earl S. Kalland Professor of Old Testament and Semitic Languages at Denver Seminary in Littleton, Colorado, and editor of the Denver Journal. He is the author or editor of more than forty books, including Ancient Israel's History, Israelite Religions, and Song of Songs in the Baker Commentary on the Old Testament Wisdom and Psalms.

Richard S. Hess currently resides in the state of Colorado.

Richard S. Hess has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Baker Commentary on the Old Testament Wisdom & Psalms
  2. Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries


Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.



Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > History > Ancient > General
2Books > Subjects > History > Middle East > Israel
3Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > Commentaries > Old Testament
4Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > Criticism & Interpretation > Old Testament
5Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > General
7Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Judaism > History of Religion
8Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Religious Studies > History


Christian Product Categories
Books > Bible Study > Old Testament Studies > General



Similar Products



Reviews - What do customers think about Israelite Religions: An Archaeological and Biblical Survey?

Informative  Jan 31, 2008
I am a "minimalist" in analyzing the archaeology and Near Eastern references to the Bible, and Hess probably would fall into a centrist-to-maximalist" position. This book, nevertheless, is a cornu copiae of contemporary information which is presented in a logical and will-referenced order. When the author says there are six points to a position, he CLEARLY numbers them, quite unlike many other authors who seemingly forget that they promised a specific number of items. He is one of the few to connect the archaeological discoveries at Emar with Biblical notions. He is generally not "preachy" but occasionaly lapses into a sort of "believer" mentality. His easy writing ability makes the book immensely readable, even for regular folks. Well worth the purchase. I bet it would be fun to be a student in one of his seminars!
 

Write your own review about Israelite Religions: An Archaeological and Biblical Survey



Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Israelite Religions: An Archaeological and Biblical Survey


Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :



Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!



Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter


Resources
Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
Corporate
About Us
Contact Us
Policies
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy