Holiness, Ethics and Ritual in Leviticus
Trevaskis, Leigh M.
Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix, 2011 pp. x + 289. $120.00
Hebrew Bible Monographs, 29
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Description: In this book, Trevaskis argues that holiness in Leviticus always has an ethical dimension, and is not simply a cultic category. In so doing he departs from the usual view that in Leviticus 1–16 (P) holiness is largely a cultic concept.
Subjects: Bible, Hebrew Bible / Old Testament, Pentateuch, Leviticus, Literature
Review by James W. Watts
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Citation: James W. Watts, review of Leigh M. Trevaskis, Holiness, Ethics and Ritual in Leviticus, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2012).
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