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The sword of Judith

Kevin R. Brine

The sword of Judith

Judith studies across the disciplines

by Kevin R. Brine

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Published by OpenBook Publishers in Cambridge [U.K.] .
Written in English

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  • Art

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    Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-494) and indexes.

    StatementKevin R. Brine, Elena Ciletti and Henrike Lähnemann (eds.).
    ContributionsCiletti, Elena, 1948-, Lähnemann, Henrike
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1735.55 .B75 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 511 p. :
    Number of Pages511
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24838387M
    ISBN 101906924163, 1906924155, 1906924171
    ISBN 109781906924164, 9781906924157, 9781906924171
    LC Control Number2010551967
    OCLC/WorldCa659558413

      The "Rose and the Sword" is one of my favorite books because it shows you the secrets of the positive/negative feminine and masculine aspects of your personality in unique story telling format. Stories are great transformational tools that teach you by /5(22). Judith The Book of Judith {} In the twelfth year of the reign of Nabuchodonosor, who reigned in Nineve, the great city; in the days of sword all the inhabitants of the land of Moab, and the children of Ammon, and all Judea, and all that were in Egypt, till ye come to the borders of the two seas.

      The Book of Judith tells the story of a fictitious Jewish woman beheading the general of a powerful army to free her people. The parabolic story was set as an example of how God will help the righteous. Judith's heroic action not only became a validating charter myth of Judaism itself but has Author: Kevin R. Brine. The Book of Judith tells the story of a fictitious Jewish woman beheading Holofernes, the general of a powerful army, to free her people. The story has fascinated artists and authors for centuries, and is becoming a major field of research in its own Sword of Judith is the first multidisciplinary collection of essays to discuss representations of Judith throughout the centuries.

    And Judith offered for an anathema of oblivion all the arms of Holofernes, which the people gave her, and the canopy that she had taken away out of his chamber. And the people were joyful in the sight of the sanctuary, and for three months the joy of this victory was celebrated with Judith. The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies Across the Disciplines - Ebook written by Kevin R. Brine, Elena Ciletti, Henrike Lähnemann. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies Across the Disciplines.


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The parabolic story was set as an example of how God will help the righteous. Judith’s heroic action not only became a validating charter myth of Judaism itself but has also been appropriated by many Christian and secular groupings, and has been an inspiration for Cited by: The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies Across the Disciplines.

Nouvelle édition [en ligne]. Cambridge: Open Book Publishers, (généré le 20 juillet ). The Sword of Judith is the first multidisciplinary collection of essays to discuss representations of Judith throughout the centuries.

Bringing together scholars from around the world, it transforms our understanding of Judith’s enduring story across a wide range of disciplines. The Book of Judith is the story of a Jewish heroine living. 2 The author thanks Marta J. Deyrup for pointing out that verses from the Book of Judith are used in ; 3 For the importance of the sword in Judith iconology see Erwin Panofsky, Studies in Iconology: Huma ; 2 Judith is remembered in the Jewish tradition on the festival of Hanukkah.

Roman Catholics chant verse from the Book of Judith in liturgy on Mary’s name day in the daily office.2 Judith Author: Kevin R. Brine. 12 Nebuchadnezzar was furious with all these countries. He swore by his throne and kingdom to take revenge on all the territories of Cilicia, Damascus and Syria, of the Moabites and of the Ammonites, of Judaea and Egypt as far as the limits of the two seas, and to ravage them with the sword.

13 In the seventeenth year, he gave battle with his whole army to King Arphaxad and in this battle. The Book of Judith tells the story of a fictitious Jewish woman beheading Holofernes, the general of a powerful army, to free her people. The story has fascinated artists and authors for centuries, and is becoming a major field of research in its own right.

The Sword of Judith is the first multidisciplinary collection of essays to discuss. In this story too there is sex, death and a sword – and true judgment at the end: Solomon is said to possess ”the wisdom of God to do judgment.” Judith, too, the allusion implies, is endowed with divine wisdom in the execution of justice.

33 Tamar and Judah (Gn). Judith and her maid return to Jerusalem ”al petah : Susan Weingarten. Judith, like David, ”stood, grasped the sword and cut off his head” (1 Sm ) and Judith, like David, ”took her life in her hands” (cf.

1 Sm ). Text 2a, then, contains a cluster of references which assimilate Judith to David in his encounter with Goliath, and this use of multiple references to a single biblical story or Author: Deborah Levine Gera. THE BOOK OF JUDITH The sacred writer of this Book is generally believed to be the high priest Eliachim (called also Joachim).

The transactions herein related, most probably happened in his days, and in the reign of Manasses, after his repentance and return from captivity.

It takes its name from that illustrious woman, by whose virtue and fortitude, and armed with prayer, the children of Israel. Thank you for your interest in The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies Across the Disciplines.

This digital version is available to download free of charge. We are a non-profit initiative. Please consider donating to OBP and purchasing our books to support our by: The Sword of Judith is the first multidisciplinary collection of essays to discuss representations of Judith throughout the centuries.

Bringing together scholars from around the world, it transforms our understanding of Judith's enduring story across a wide range of disciplines. The Sword of Judith is the first multidisciplinary collection of essays to discuss representations of Judith throughout the centuries.

It transforms our understanding across a wide range of disciplines. The collection includes new archival source studies, the translation of unpublished manuscripts, the translation of texts unavailable in Price: $   4. Judith knows her power over men. Throughout the book, it seems Judith merely smiles and men collapse (Judith14, 19, 23).

Wisely appealing to their senses of sight and smell, she mesmerizes them. Her weapons of warfare are sensual and material. The Book of Judith has aroused a great deal of scholarly interest in the last few volume, the first full length commentary on Judith to appear in over 25 years, includes a new translation and a detailed verse-by-verse commentary, which touches upon philological, literary, and historical questions.

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The Sword of Judith: Judith Studies across the Disciplines The Roman Catholic response to the Protestant Reformation's emphasis on scripture over ritual, works, and hierarchy. A West Semitic language, in which most of the Hebrew Bible is written except for parts of Daniel and Ezra.

The Book of Judith does not exist in the Hebrew Bible, and is consequently excluded from the Protestant Canon of Holy Scripture. But the Church has always maintained its canonicity. Jerome, while rejecting in theory those books which he did not find in his Hebrew manuscript, yet consented to translate Judith because "the Synod of Nicaea.

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Judith, BOOK OF.—HISTORY.—Nabuchodonosor, King of Ninive, sends his general Holofernes to subdue the latter besieges them in Bethulia, a city on the southern verge of the Plain of the Ammonite, who speaks in defense of the Jews, is maltreated by him and sent into the besieged city to await his punishment when Holofernes shall have taken it.The Rose and the Sword is a book that, the more you enter into it, the more meaningful it becomes.

I like the exercises -- it helps to get an experiential sense of what balancing the masculine and feminine energies within oneself is like, providing a sort of kinesthetic touchstone/5.Shalom bar Abraham’s Book of Judith in Yiddish Ruth von Bernuth and Michael Terry Christian Textual Tradition.

Judith’s upper body and right hand with sword from Donatello, Judith and Holofernes, – Palazzo della Signoria, Florence, Italy. .