David and Zion: Biblical Studies in Honor of J.J.M. Roberts
J. J. M. Roberts was graduated from the Johns Hopkins University and spent the bulk of his teaching career at Princeton Theological Seminary, where he influenced and was well loved by several generations of students. Here, 21 colleagues and former students contribute essays that reflect Roberts's core interests, organized under three main themes: (1) David and Zion, (2) The Divine King and the Human King, and (3) Historical and Lexical Studies.
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Sinai and Zion in Psalm 93
Zion in the Book of Micah
Why We Pray
Abrahams Disobedience in Genesis 1214a
Theological Ideas in 2 Samuel 57
The Divine King and the Human King
Taking Another Look at the Image of God in Psalm 23
Historical and Lexical Studies
17c Solved at Long Last?
Isaiah 608 in Light of Ancient Mesopotamian Lament Traditions
The Pride of Jacob
Bashan Symbology Haplography and Theology in Psalm 68
A Survey of Research from Frazer to the Present Day
Joseph Addison Alexander 18091860 and J J M Roberts 1939
The Image of God in the Priestly Creation Account
Psalms 910 in the Context of the Psalter
A Study of Judges 69 and 1721
The Rule of God in the Book of Daniel
Isaiah 5515 Psalm 89 and Second Stage Traditio in the Royal Psalms
Abraham Adonis Amos Ancient Near East ancient Near Eastern argues Assyrian Baal Bashan Biblical book of Judges book of Micah Canaanite chap clouds Commentary context covenant Daniel David deity deity’s divine sovereign earth Eisenbrauns enemies Enlil Essays exile Exod Ezek Ezekiel ﬁg ﬁgure ﬁnal ﬁnd ﬁrst genealogy Genesis Gideon God’s gods Hebrew Bible holy human Ibid identiﬁed imagery interpretation Isaiah Israel Israelite J. J. M. Roberts Jerusalem Judah Judges king king’s kingship Lamentations Lord Marduk meaning metaphor motif Myth Nabonidus narrative noted Old Testament oracle passage personiﬁed poem poem’s points long present Pride of Jacob Princeton prophet Psalm 68 Psalm 89 psalmist Psalter reading reference reﬂects Royal Psalms Samaria Samuel Saul scholars Shefﬁeld shepherd signiﬁcant speciﬁc Studies suggests temple Terah theological throne tion translation Ugaritic University Press verb verse Winona Lake word Yahweh Yhwh Zion tradition Zion’s
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