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The House of David

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<p>Current scholarly debate over the historical character of David's rule generally considers the biblical portrait to represent David as king of Judah first, and subsequently over "all Israel." The ninth-century Tel Dan inscription, which refers to the "House of David"...


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<p>Current scholarly debate over the historical character of David's rule generally considers the biblical portrait to represent David as king of Judah first, and subsequently over "all Israel." The ninth-century Tel Dan inscription, which refers to the "House of David" (byt dwd), is often taken as evidence for the dynasty of Judah. Mahri Leonard-Fleckman argues that references to Judah in the story of David as king do not suffice to constitute a coherent stratum of material about Judah as a political entity. Comparing the "house of ..." terminology in the ninth-century Tel Dan inscription with early first-millennium Assyrian usage, then giving close examination to the "house of David" materials in 2 Samuel and 1 Kings, she understands the "house of David" as a small body politic connected to David, but distinct from any Judean dynastic context.</p><p>One implication is that the identification of Judah as a later southern kingdom may have less to do with an Israelite secession from Jerusalem than with an Israelite rejection of David's lineage and the subsequent redactional creation of Judah-centric language on the part of a Davidic coterie.</p>
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PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 456444
  • Product Code 9781506410197
  • ISBN 1506410197
  • EAN 9781506410197
  • Department Academic
  • Category Biblical Studies
  • Sub-Category Archaeology
  • Publisher Fortress Press
  • Publication Date Jun 2016
  • DRM Adobe
  • Printable No
  • Size 3.81 MB (EPUB)

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