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Studies in divine kingship in the ancient Near East.

Ivan Engnell

Studies in divine kingship in the ancient Near East.

by Ivan Engnell

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Published by Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kings and rulers -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [223]-261.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL325.K5 E5 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 261 p.
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5589409M
    LC Control Number67110831
    OCLC/WorldCa170291

    Ivan Engnell, Studies in Divine Kingship in the Ancient Near East, 2nd ed. () Aage Bentzen, King and Messiah, 2nd ed. (; English ). External links. in Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, an ebook on sacred kingship in different cultures. YHWH Is King: The Development of Divine Kingship in Ancient Israel Shawn W. Flynn Amidst various methodologies for the comparative study of the Hebrew Bible, at times the opportunity arises to improve on a method recently introduced into the field.

    In: N. Brisch (ed.), Religion and Power: Divine Kingship in the Ancient World and Beyond. Oriental Institute Seminars, 4, pp. 75– Bemerkungen u ¨ber Frazers Golden : Nicole Brisch.   The responsibility of justice and the accountability of kingship are found throughout the Ancient Near East. However, there are some clear differences. The king does not have a divine origin, and the negative assessment of Israelites kings occurs exponentially more often than in other cultures.

      NOTES. An excellent anthology is Richard J. Clifford, Creation Accounts in the Ancient Near East and in the Bible, The Catholic Biblical Quarterly Monograph Ser , although his comments on the biblical texts include more theologically liberal assumptions than we feel are justified or ed texts with a minimum of commentary are available in . Texts from the ancient Near East depict deities in conflict with one another over the rightful rule of the cosmos. Documents among the Hebrew Bible, which arose out the ancient Near Eastern context, continued to adapt images of divine conflict when describing the God of Israel; Jewish authors, however, showed much creativity in bending and.


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Genre/Form: Folklore: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Engnell, Ivan, Studies in divine kingship in the ancient Near East. Oxford, Blackwell, Studies in divine kingship in the ancient Near East. Uppsala, Almqvist & Wiksells boktr., (OCoLC) Online version: Engnell, Ivan, Studies in divine kingship in the ancient Near East.

Uppsala, Almqvist & Wiksells boktr., (OCoLC) Material Type: Thesis/dissertation: Document Type: Book: All Authors. The subject of Divine or Sacral Kingship has been a dominant one in Old Testament studies during the past four decades. Its source is the stimulating research on the Psalter by such Studies in Divine Kingship in the Ancient Near East, Almqvist and Wiksells, Uppsala (), is strikingly demonstrated in the Book.

Studies in divine kingship in the Ancient Near East [ENGNELL, Ivan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Studies in divine kingship in the Ancient Near EastCited by: S.H. Hooke (ed.), Myth, Ritual, and Kingship: Essays on the Theory and Practice of Kingship in the Ancient Near East and in Israel ().

"Scandinavian school" Geo Widengren, Sakrales Königtum im Alten Testament und im Judentum (). Ivan Engnell, Studies in Divine Kingship in the Ancient Near East, 2nd ed. Frazer’s famous work The Golden Bough: A Study in Religion and Magic has been highly influential on the topic of sacred or divine kingship and continues to be so until today (e.g.

Quigley ). The application of Frazer’s study to the civilizations of. Studies in Divine Kingship in the Ancient Near East - Second Edition [Engnell, Ivan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Studies in Divine Kingship in the Ancient Near East - Second EditionAuthor: Ivan Engnell. Studies In Divine Kingship In The Ancient Near East by Engnell, Ivan and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at KINGSHIP IN THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST A purely secular view of Near Eastern kingship that does not take into account the special relationship existing between king and deity is destined to be found myopic.

In ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Israel the king was the representative of the deity on earth. It is very important, therefore, to determine the nature of this association in.

Translations of royal inscriptions, chronicles, and other “historical” texts from the ancient Near East (3rd–1st millennia BCE). This is an excellent resource for students beginning the study of ancient kingship as their administrations presented it.

Find this resource: Foster, Benjamin R. A Companion to the Ancient Near East offers students and general readers a comprehensive overview of Near Eastern civilization from the Bronze Age to the conquests of Alexander the Great. Covers the civilizations of the Sumerians, Hittites, Babylonians, Assyrians, Israelites and Persians; Places particular emphasis on social and cultural history.

David A. Freidel (Anthropology, Southern Methodist University) Title: Maya Divine Kingship: Archaeology, Iconography, Epigraphy. Abstract: The Preclassic and Classic Period lowland Maya ( B.C.– AD) of southeastern Mexico and northern Central America developed and sustained a cult of divine kings, called k’ul ajaw or holy lord.

This institution was closely tied to. Kingship in the Ancient Near East. Kingship was the most common system of government in the ancient world and probably even in the modern world prior to the twentieth century. 5 It can even be said that kingship was broadly considered the most natural form of government throughout most of the ancient and medieval periods.

Other types of. From Hebrew Bible Studies to the Studies of the Ancient Near East Approaches Towards a History of Religion of Mesopotamia. Beate Pongratz-Leisten anthropomorphism and the divine body, divine kingship, and, finally, aspects of communication and interaction with divinity.

Kings and rulers, Ancient - Religious aspects.; Kings and rulers - Mythology.; Middle East - Kings and rulers - Religious aspects. Contents. Divine kingship in ancient Egypt. Sumero-accadian divine kingship.

'Hittite' sacral kingship. West-Semitic sacral kingship (except Ras Shamra and the O. T.) 5. Kings and other administrators in the ancient Near East regularly portray themselves, like the state gods, as champions of the weak and the oppressed.

The king was the upholder of the social order—much like the divine king who resisted the threats and encroachments of chaos.

But fixing the social order, to judge from Mesopotamian law codes. Beate Pongratz-Leisten is a Professor of Ancient Near Eastern Studies at New York University (Institute for the Study of the Ancient World).

With an already extensive CV of articles and books relating to the history of the ancient Near East, this work is seminal in the field of seed of Religion and Ideology in Assyria began in and the final product was published in.

This volume represents a collection of contributions presented during the Third Annual University of Chicago Oriental Institute Seminar Religion and Power: Divine Kingship in the Ancient World and Beyond, held at the Oriental Institute, FebruaryThe purpose of this conference was to examine more closely concepts of kingship in various regions of the world and in.

[German version] Divine kingship in the sense of J. Frazer () and I. Engnell [1], i.e. connected with the New Year's festival and the death and rebirth of the god is not encountered in the ancient Near East.

Frankfort’s distinction between ‘divine kingship’ and ‘sacral kingship’ [2], i.e. between the venerated king and the venerator king as priest, was a step towards.

Concepts of Kingship in the Ancient Near East Book I. Egypt Part I. The Founding of Kingship 1. The Historical Foundation: The Achievement of Menes 2. The Theoretical Foundation: The Memphite Theology 3. The King’s Person: Horus A.

Horus, the Great God, Lord of Heaven B. Horus, Son of Osiris C. Titulary Part II. The Functioning of Kingship 4. Bradshaw, Jeffrey M. and Head, Ronan James, “ The Investiture Panel at Mari and Rituals of Divine Kingship in the Ancient Near East.” Studies in the Bible and Antiquity 4 () 1 – Brandes, M.

A. “ La Salle dite ‘G’ du palais d’Assurnasirpal II à Kalakh, lieu de cérémonie rituelle.”.Swords often symbolize divine authority and kingship. Numerous examples from the mythology, literature, and history of the world attest to distinct patterns.

The sword of Laban from the Book of Mormon fits these patterns and can be compared to the sword of Goliath. The sword of Laban can also be traced as part of the royal regalia that provides authority throughout Nephite history Cited by: 3.This textbook is a reliable resource with an outstanding reputation for research and scholarship.

The authors are well known and the new edition features a substantial updating of the material. Ideal for undergraduate studies in ancient history and history of the near east, the book is also appropriate as a supplement for instructors teaching corresponding sections or chapters in 5/5(1).