Perspectives on Pentateuchal Law
Saturday, November 23, 4:00-6:30 p.m.
Copies of the papers are typically available ahead of time (in early November).
Presider: Heath Dewrell, Princeton Theological Seminary
Thomas Kazen, Stockholm School of Theology
Persian Period Purity Practices
Lance Hawley, University of Wisconsin-Madison
The Agenda of Priestly Taxonomy and the Conceptualization of “unclean” and “detestable” in Leviticus 11
Melissa Ramos, University of California-Los Angeles
Malediction and Oath: The Curses of the Sefire Treaty and Deuteronomy 28
E. Allen Jones III, Corban University
Another Look at the Marriage of Ruth and Boaz: A Way Forward through the Book of Tobit
Moon Kwon Chae, Baylor University
The Complexity of the Identity Negotiation in the Post-Exilic Judean Community: A Relationship among Isaiah 56, Deuteronomy 23, Ezra-Nehemiah, and Ezekiel 44