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Bibil Identifier bibil:246369
Publication Type Journal article
Title (German, Long) Die Sonderstellung der Leviten in Num 1‒2
Author Winkler, Mathias
Journal Protokolle zur Bibel (Volume: 26, Issue: 1)
Year (Publication) 2017
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2017
Year (Copyright) 2017
Year (Reference) 2017
Language German
Pages 1-21 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract In Numbers 1–2 there are some interesting anomalies which highlight the Levites and set the focus on them. They are separated in various ways (local, functional) from the Israelite tribes so there is no connection to them. The order of the camp of the Israelite tribes and their order on the march are results of the last words and deeds of Jacob in Genesis 48–49. This connection to Genesis 48–49 also explains the separation and special treatment of
the Levites in Numbers 1–2.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Levites
Pericopes Numbers 1-2
Genesis 48-49
Links Online document (PDF, German)
Last modification 2017-10-27