Thursday, January 03, 2019

Jeroboam as Moses?

DR. TZVI NOVICK: The Depiction of Jeroboam and Hadad as Moses-like Saviors (
Set against the Pharaonic Solomon, Jeroboam frees Israel from servitude and founds the Northern Kingdom. Hadad plays a similar role on behalf of the Edomites. Why are these two “rebels” depicted as heroes?

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