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"To Your Tents, O Israel!" examines the functionality, shape, and symbolism of historic tents, in particular within the Hebrew Bible, but additionally within the higher context of the traditional close to East. Terminology linked to tents and the mixing of phrases for domiciles are at the beginning explored. Then, utilizing ancient, mythological, archaeological, and anthropological insights, tents are tested of their manifold utilization: domiciliary, army, nuptial, and spiritual. a number of parallels and types of the Tabernacle can be assessed, and the Tabernacle s historicity may be tested. The publication ends by way of reading a biblical word that dismisses councils: on your tents, O Israel! "

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