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Bibil Identifier bibil:207890
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) Complete v. Incomplete Conquest
Title (English, ) A Re-examination of Three Passages in Joshua
Author Clarke, T.A.
Journal Tyndale Bulletin (Volume: 61, Issue: 1)
Year (Publication) 2010
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2010
Year (Copyright) 2010
Year (Reference) 2010
Year (Second publication) 2010
Language English
Pages 89-104 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract Most commentaries and articles regarding the book of Joshua take as a starting point an apparent contradiction between a complete and an incomplete conquest. Surprisingly, as Kitchen observes, there has not been a 'careful and close' reading of the passages taken as evidence of a complete conquest (i.e. Josh. 10:40-43; 11:16-23; 21:43-45). This article seeks to fill that gap in the literature. A close reading of these passages suggests that the author carefully describes the extent of the conquest. It seems the apparent contradiction regarding these passages has been overstated.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : History of Canaan-Israel : Periods : Origins : Israelite Implantation : Conquest
Pericopes Joshua 10,40-10,43
Joshua 11,16-11,23
Joshua 21,43-21,45
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