Israelite Worship as a Re-presentation

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

The Israelite cultus, or worship pattern, is responsible primarily for the origin, preservation, and transmission of a large portion of the Old Testament.

Although Old Testament scholars continue to stress Israel's contributions in such areas as monotheism and ethical prophecy, not enough emphasis has been placed on Israel's achievement in worship. The purpose of this study is to explore the major lines of Israel's worship and to suggest the areas in which it can continue to enrich Christian...


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