2016 – Law and Religion

Sexuality and Law
Monday, November 21, 9:00-11:30 a.m.

Copies of some of the papers are now available.

Presider: Hannah Harrington, Patten University

Reinhard Achenbach, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Leges Sacrae – Sacred Law in Ancient Greek and Biblical Tradition

John S. Bergsma, Franciscan University of Steubenville
A Statistical lPortrait of Shared Distinctive Vocabulary between the Holiness and Deuteronomic Codes

David Rothstein, Ariel University Center of Samaria
Who’s the “Victim”? Leviticus 21:9 in Rabbinic, Targumic, and Samaritan Sources

Shalom E. Holtz, Yeshiva University
A Mari Prophecy and Its Implications for Prayer, Law, “Calling Out,” and the Stance of Poverty

Dylan R. Johnson, New York University
The Prophetic Lawsuit of Jeremiah 2-3: Text, Law, and Education in Biblical Prophecy