Saturday, October 16, 2010

The Rise of Monotheism and Israel's Theological Worldview [Key Articles That Sum Up What Scholars Are Discussing]


ISRAEL'S THEOLOGICAL WORLDVIEW


RELIGIO-HISTORICAL APPROACHES: MONOTHEISM, METHOD, AND MORTALITY


THE RISE OF MONOTHEISM IN ANCIENT ISRAEL - BIBLICAL AND EPIGRAPHIC EVIDENCE


POLYTHEISM AND HUMAN SACRIFICE IN EARLY ISRAELITE RELIGION [Thom Stark sums up the above scholarly discussions in his new book, The Human Faces of God, and even more concisely in this recent interview]


Deus intra machinam [Christian blogger discusses Thom Stark's chapter on the rise of monotheism in Stark's book, The Human Faces of God]

KEY TERMS: Polytheism, Henotheism, Monolatry, Monotheism
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