This study provides an extensive literary analysis of the texts dealing with king Manasseh in 2 Kgs. The implications of the analysis lead the author to argue for a new understanding of the composition of the final chapters of Kings.However, in the report of the execution of the instruction in v. 25 it is stated that David built an altar. 41 Note that mtCx in 1 Kgs. 16:33 is preceded by the definite article. Throughout Kings, eight times the singular miOx occurs with the definiteanbsp;...
|Title||:||Manasseh Through the Eyes of the Deuteronomists|
|Author||:||P. S. F. Van Keulen|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 1996|