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The Savage God of the Old Testament

In his book Our Savage God, Robert Zaehner speaks of Yahweh, the God of the Old Testament, as a God who “appears in a savage guise.” According to Zaehner (1974: 232), Yahweh is the frenzied God who storms and rages … Continue reading

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