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A short history of the Israelites

Fleury, Claude

A short history of the Israelites

With an account of their manners, customs, laws, polity and religion. ... Translated from the French of Abbé Fleury, ... by Ellis Farneworth, M.A.

by Fleury, Claude

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Published by printed for J. Whiston and B. White, and R. Baldwin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 2704, no. 2).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2704, no. 2.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationviii,240p.
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16921482M

A short history of the ancient Israelites: with an account of their manners, customs, laws, polity, religion, sects, arts, and trades, division of time, wars. The Promised Land (Hebrew: הארץ המובטחת ‎, translit.: ha'aretz hamuvtakhat; Arabic: أرض الميعاد ‎, translit.: ard al-mi'ad; also known as "The Land of Milk and Honey") is the land which, according to the Tanakh (the Hebrew Bible), was promised and subsequently given by God to Abraham and his descendants, and in modern contexts an image and idea related both to the.

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The story of the Exodus is told in the books of Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy, the last four of the first five books of the Bible (also called the Torah or Pentateuch). In the first book of the Pentateuch, the Book of Genesis, the Israelites had come to live in Egypt in the Land of Goshen during a famine due to the fact that an Israelite, Joseph, had become a high official in the. This book is written to counter a new sort of anti-Semitism,Replacement Theology and to address other destructive,,,widespread distortions that cause Christians and Jews to,,misunderstand each other. History, stretching back to the,,Reformation, reveals a special commitment of Christians to the Jews as God's still elect people.


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