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Author McDowell, Catherine L., author

Title The image of God in the Garden of Eden : the creation of humankind in Genesis 2:5-3:24 in light of the mīs pî pīt pî and wpt-r rituals of Mesopotamia and ancient Egypt / Catherine L. McDowell
Published Winona Lake, Indiana : Eisenbrauns, [2015]
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Series Siphrut : literature and theology of the Hebrew Scriptures ; 15
Siphrut ; 15
Contents The Eden story : Genesis 2:5-3:24 -- The creation of a divine statue in the ancient Near East : the Mesopotamian mīs pî pīt pî and the Egyptian wpt-r -- The meaning of ṣelem and demût in Genesis 1:26-27 and the "image" concept in Genesis 2:5-3:24 -- The relationship between Genesis 1:1-2:3 and Genesis : 5-3:24
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Bible. Genesis, II, 5-III, 24 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Creation -- Biblical teaching.
Image of God -- Biblical teaching.
Egypt -- Religion -- 332 B.C.-640 A.D.
Iraq -- Civilization -- To 634.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015015561
ISBN 1575063484
1575063689 (electronic bk.)
9781575063683 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ;) (alk. paper)