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E10: Politics and Economy of a Centralized Cult

The Great Courses Presents: The World of Biblical Israel | Lectures

Delve into the intersection of politics and religion in Mesopotamia, from the Sumerian kings to the Egyptian pharaohs. Then consider the political and economic role of the temple. Use a variety of sources to reconstruct Solomon's temple and its place in ancient Israel's society.