Daily Archives: May 5, 2011

Completing Farewell to the Yahwist

I finished up A Farewell to the Yahwist?: The Composition of the Pentateuch in Recent European Interpretation.  I’ll do in this post what I did in my last write-up on this book: blog about something that caught my attention in … Continue reading

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God Is Holy

What does it mean to say that God is holy?  Baruch Levine states on page 256 of his Jewish Publication Society commentary on Leviticus: “The words of Leviticus 19:2 pose a serious theological problem, especially the second part of the … Continue reading

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