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The jealous gods

a processional novel of the fifth century, B.C. (concerning one Alcibiades)

by Gertrude Atherton

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Published by H. Liveright in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Athens (Greece)
    • Subjects:
    • Alcibiades -- Fiction.,
    • Statesmen -- Fiction.,
    • Generals -- Fiction.,
    • Athens (Greece) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      At head of title: Gertrude Atherton.

      StatementGertrude Atherton
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.A869 Je, PS1042 Je
      The Physical Object
      Pagination452 p. ;
      Number of Pages452
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6720607M
      LC Control Number28025179
      OCLC/WorldCa908021

      Get this from a library! Jealous gods and chosen people: the mythology of the Middle East. [David Adams Leeming] -- Scholar Leeming offers the first comprehensive narrative study of the mythology of the Middle East, that tumultuous region that was the cradle of civilization. Leeming begins with a brief history. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Even the Gods Are Jealous by Roger G. Maine (, Paperback) at the best online prices .

      You must not bow down to them or worship them, for I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God who will not tolerate your affection for any other gods. I lay the sins of the parents upon their children; the entire family is affected—even children in the third and fourth generations of those who reject me. you shall not bow down to them nor serve them.   "For the Lord your God is a consuming fire, a jealous God." —Deuteronomy In Galatians appears a list of what the apostle Paul calls the "fruit of the Spirit."The fruits of the Spirit also have counterparts, called the "works of the flesh," which are listed in verses We realize that, while striving to produce good fruit can be a constant challenge for us, we .

      Jealous Gods and Chosen People The Mythology of the Middle East David Leeming. In the first comprehensive narrative study of the mythology of the Middle East, David Leeming ranges from prehistoric figures such as the Mother Goddess of Çatal Hüyük to Mesopotamian gods such as Marduk and mythic heroes such as Gilgamesh, to the pantheon of Egyptian mythology, .   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the A Jealous God by Dee Pipes, Charles Yates | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : Dee Wilbur.


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JEALOUS GODS AND CHOSEN PEOPLE: The Mythology of the Middle East David Adams Leeming, Author. Oxford $20 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author In the book's second.An answer from Theology: The ancient Hebrews were were familiar with all of the gods of the neighbouring nations.

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