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Bibil Identifier bibil:229318
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) Not by Word Alone
Title (English, ) Food in the Hebrew Bible
Author Mann, Thomas W.
Journal Interpretation. A Journal of Bible and Theology (Volume: 67, Issue: 4)
Year (Publication) 2013
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2013
Year (Copyright) 2013
Year (Reference) 2013
Language English
Pages 351-362 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract In the Hebrew Bible, food assumes a sacramental dimension as the physical manifestation of God’s grace and blessing. YHWH requires Israel to eat responsibly according to the rules of YHWH’s fief, acknowledging YHWH’s provision with gratitude, abstaining from prohibited food, and distributing the bounty of the earth equitably.
DOI 10.1177/0020964313495515
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Unbound Keywords : Food
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Theology
Last modification 2013-11-20