Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Social Concern of Deuteronomy: Widows and the Law of Pledges

The Deuteronomic concern for promoting the dignity of women in Israelite society and protecting them from flagrant abuse is reflected in the revision of the law of pledges in the book of Exodus. The law of pledges in the Covenant … Continue reading

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