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Shades of Sheol: Death and Afterlife in the Old Testament
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|Title: Shades of Sheol: Death and Afterlife in the Old Testament|
By: Philip S. Johnston
Number of Pages: 288
Vendor: InterVarsity Press
Publication Date: 2002
|Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.5 (inches)|
Weight: 12 ounces
Stock No: WW26871
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- Death is a profound and complex subject. How did the Israelites respond to it?
- The dead apparently went to Sheol. Where and what was it?
- The inhabitants of Sheol are sometimes called "shades." What does this indicate?
- Many ancient peoples venerated their ancestors. Did Israelites do this?
- Did anyone hope for a positive afterlife? If so, in what form?
- What about resurrection? How and when did this belief emerge?
"Fresh data and new interpretations ensure that death and the afterlife remain a lively center of debate within Old Testament study. Philip Johnston has analyzed the arguments in masterly fashion, and his study will be a must-read for anyone interested in knowing what the biblical writers actually say on the subject."
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