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"Thou shalt not suffer a witch to live" (Exod 22:18) and contemporary Akan Christian belief and practice: A translational and hermeneutical problem 21151 582 0 82 21815
The prohibition of cross-dressing in Deuteronomy 22:5 as a basis for the controversy among churches in Nigeria on female wearing of trousers 16764 455 0 58 17277
The Nameless African Wife of Potiphar and her contribution to Ancient Israel 7718 280 0 81 8079
Jeremy Munday, Introducing Translation Studies: Theories and Applications 2202 5578 0 78 7858
Hebrew alphabetic acrostics - Significance and translation 140 5320 0 46 5506
The task and distinctiveness of African biblical hermeneutic(s) 3976 585 0 166 4727
L'usage des Psaumes d'Asaph dans la présentation du retour de l'exil en Isaïe 40-52 121 4273 0 60 4454
"Abomination to Egyptians" in Genesis 43:32, 46:34, and Exodus 8:22 206 4054 0 74 4334
How early Judaism read Daniel 9:24-27 3891 323 0 52 4266
Anger management and biblical characters: A study of "angry exchange" among characters of Hebrew narrative 3289 682 0 99 4070
The Israelites in Palestine during the Babylonian exile 190 3732 0 71 3993
The Story of Ehud and Eglon in Judges 3:12-30: A Literary Pearl as a Theological Stumbling Block 3628 225 0 50 3903
The witch in Psalm 59: An Afro-centric interpretation 181 3531 0 53 3765
Reading the virtuous woman of Proverbs 31: 1031 as a reflection of the attributes of the Traditional Miship woman of Nigeria 2680 902 0 61 3643
Literary analysis of covenant themes in the book of Malachi 3029 363 0 113 3505
The court stories of Joseph (Gen 41) and Daniel (Dan 2) in canonical context: a theological paradigm for God's work among the nations 3115 167 0 219 3501
The famous but difficult Psalm 90:10 2977 331 0 87 3395
King lists and genealogies in the Hebrew Bible and in Southern Africa 135 2738 0 52 2925
The Meaning of the Imago Dei(Gen 1:26-27) in Genesis 1-11 710 2100 0 54 2864
Ngoma Lungundu: An African Ark of the Covenant 492 2231 0 111 2834
The sociological functions of funeral mourning: Illustrations from the Old Testament and Africa 207 2541 0 66 2814
An African bible for African readers: J. G. Shembe's use of the Bible in the sermon 368 2218 0 76 2662
Ethnicity, cultural diversity and poverty in South Africa: Archaeological perspectives from Iron Age Palestine 324 2216 0 62 2602
Contemporary reflections on Ezekiel 22:23-31 as a depiction of collective responsibility of leaders for national demise 2338 126 0 49 2513
Humanity not pronounced good: A re-reading of Genesis 1:26-31 in dialogue with Genesis 2-3 2312 98 0 57 2467
Psalm 137: Exile - not the time for singing the Lord's Song 174 2192 0 88 2454
Emotions in the Hebrew Bible: A few observations on prospects and challenges 1787 519 0 111 2417
Conflicts at creation: Genesis 1-3 in dialogue with the Psalter 2027 311 0 52 2390
Teaching the history of ancient Israel from an African perspective: The invasion of Sennacherib of 701 B.C.E. as an example 529 1739 0 56 2324
Hannah's ordeal of childlessness: Interpreting 1 Samuel 1 through the prism of a childless African woman in a polygynous family 1829 348 0 135 2312
Women and war brutalities in the Minor Prophets: The case of rape 1831 330 0 57 2218
Structural analysis of Isaiah 61 with a special focus on verses 1-3 2008 119 0 61 2188
Genesis 38 - Judah's turning point: Structural analysis and narrative techniques and their meaning for Genesis 38 and its placement in the story of Joseph 688 1354 0 53 2095
Saul's wars against Moab, Ammon, Edom, and Zobah 1846 182 0 56 2084
Pregnancy and Psalms: Aspects of the healing ministry of a Nigerian prophet 1355 594 0 52 2001
What is he doing at the gate? Understanding Proverbs 31:23 and its implications for responsible manhood in the context of African societies 1026 884 0 85 1995
Saul's prophetic representations and its parody in 1 Samuel 1583 312 0 60 1955
The destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah revisited: Military and political reflections 705 1114 0 110 1929
The book of Isaiah as Isaiah's book: The latest developments in the research of the prophets 206 1655 0 63 1924
Reappraising the historical context of Amos 463 1373 0 54 1890
The Meaning of Moses' Life: An Analytic and Comparative-Philosophical Perspective 1130 641 0 46 1817
The law and the image of God 1369 355 0 64 1788
Old Testament theology and philosophy of religion: A brief history of interdisciplinary relations 333 1376 0 62 1771
The meaning of 'great mountain' in Zechariah 4:7 577 1135 0 52 1764
A messianic reading of Psalm 8 1523 176 0 58 1757
Prophet versus prophet in the Book of Jeremiah: In search of the true prophets 245 1447 0 62 1754
Younger-brother motif in Genesis as an object of love and hatred in the family: Tensions, conflicts and reflection for the contemporary African family 1363 317 0 70 1750
The Flood Narratives in Gen 6-9 and Darren Aronofsky's Film "Noah" 1060 549 0 120 1729
An Overview of the Study of Imprecatory Psalms: Reformed and Evangelical Approaches to the Interpretation of Imprecatory Psalms 1110 498 0 73 1681
Literary criticism and textual criticism in Judg 6:1-14 in light of 4QJudgª 556 1067 0 50 1673
The punishment of burning in the Hebrew Bible 248 1360 0 62 1670
The stranger in God's land - foreigner, stranger, guest: what can we learn from Israel's attitude towards strangers? 1279 302 0 56 1637
Daniel "more than a prophet"? Images, imagery, imagination, and the mashal in Daniel 2 1125 446 0 53 1624
Reading Psalm 109 in African Christianity 359 1118 0 99 1576
Interpretation is all we have: A feminist perspective on the objective fallacy 144 1371 0 58 1573
Wisdom of life as way of life: The Wisdom of Jesus Sirach as a case in point 1153 337 0 52 1542
The justice of God in his anger: A narrative analysis of Isaiah 5:1-7 and its implications for socio-economic and security challenges in Nigeria 980 379 0 105 1464
"I have seen the custom of the King of Egypt in our time as well." A study in comparative Midrash and commentary 907 472 0 77 1456
Sources, formation and socio-historical context of the Joseph Narrative: Re-examined under the documentary hypothesis 994 398 0 63 1455
"I had heard of you . . . but now my eye sees you": Re-visioning Job's wife 1144 257 0 52 1453
Calling leaders to account: A dialogue with Jeremiah 5:1-9 1171 137 0 108 1416
Incubation and traces of incubation in the biblical narrative 1065 243 0 102 1410
Hearing Tamar's voice: Contextual readings of 2 Samuel 13:1-22 443 902 0 58 1403
The relationship between the glory of YHWH and the spirit of YHWH in Ezekiel 33-48 917 332 0 151 1400
Psalm 56 read within its literary context in the Psalter and its connections with King David 1112 177 0 106 1395
Faire la Theologie de l'Ancien Testament en Afrique aujourd'hui : Défis et perspective 152 1167 0 70 1389
Creation theology in Psalm 139 583 725 0 56 1364
Reconsidering the fear of God in the wisdom literature of the Hebrew Bible in the light of Rudolf Otto's Das Heilige 767 537 0 56 1360
"Satan Made Me Do It!" The Development of a Satan Figure as Social-Theological Diagnostic Strategy from the late Persian Imperial Era to Early Christianity 517 788 0 53 1358
Daniel 5, Elohim and Marduk: the final battle 805 456 0 68 1329
Psalm 114 as reinterpretation of the exodus during and after the exile 1079 198 0 49 1326
Old Testament angelology and the African understanding of the spirit world: Exploring the forms, motifs and descriptions 278 974 0 69 1321
Rethinking humour in the Book of Jonah: Tragic laughter as resistance in the context of trauma 868 306 0 144 1318
A theological appraisal of the book of Malachi 937 337 0 43 1317
The Significance of תורה (Isa 2:3) within Isaiah 2:1-5: The Relationship of the First Overture (1:1-2:5) to the Book's Conclusion (Isa 65-66) 1124 137 0 55 1316
Following the "Tracks of Righteousness" of Psalm 23 666 481 0 155 1302
Brothers in conflict: Reading the Prophet Obadiah against the context of the political and religious hostility and violence in Nigeria 852 381 0 63 1296
The Book of Psalms 1089 176 0 20 1285
Creation rest: Genesis 2:1-3 and the first creation account 1030 190 0 43 1263
Rape and the case of Dinah: Ethical responsibilities for reading Genesis 34 307 866 0 72 1245
A Theology of the Septuagint? 587 599 0 54 1240
Cain and Vulnerability: The Reception of Cain in Genesis Rabbah 22 and Targum Onkelos, Targum Neofiti and Targum Pseudo-Jonathan 783 363 0 61 1207
Purification of priest, prophet and people: A comparative study of Zechariah 3 and 13 832 198 0 73 1103
Who were the Kenites? 192 845 0 55 1092
Annotated history - The implications of reading Psalm 34 in conjunction with 1 Samuel 21-26 and vice versa 158 867 0 63 1088
Servant and suffering in Isaiah and Jeremiah: Who borrowed from whom? 230 752 0 92 1074
Knowledge of God: The relevance of Hosea 4:1-3 for a theological response to climate change 316 696 0 61 1073
A comprehensive reading of Psalm 137 956 84 0 29 1069
A narratological analysis of time in 2 Samuel 11:27a 195 812 0 59 1066
Canon-conscious interpretation: Genesis 22, the Masoretic text, and Targum Onkelos 743 257 0 65 1065
Decolonizing Psalm 91 in an African perspective with special reference to the culture of the Yoruba people of Nigeria 385 607 0 62 1054
Narrative voice and chronology in the books of Samuel 379 617 0 55 1051
The musical mode of writing of the psalms and its significance 855 128 0 62 1045
Why do readers believe Lot? Genesis 19 reconsidered 324 654 0 60 1038
A gender-sensitive ethical reading of Old Testament texts: The role of African women as characters in the text and exponents of the text 664 310 0 61 1035
Genesis 2:18-25 from a Jungian and feminist-deconstructionist point of view 180 776 0 75 1031
Conflict and conflict resolution: inner controversies and tensions as places of Israel's self-conception in the patriarchal traditions of Genesis 785 174 0 60 1019
Subversion of power: Exploring the Lion metaphor in Nahum 2:12-14 765 198 0 56 1019
Within hearing distance? Recent developments in Pentateuch and Chronicles research 662 288 0 64 1014
Exploring the role of the wicked in Habakkuk from Malawi socio-economic and political viewpoint 749 173 0 91 1013
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