Thursday, July 23, 2020

The Phinehas Scroll?

RECONSTRUCTION: The War Against Midian: A Study for How the Priestly Torah Was Compiled (Dr. Ariel Kopilovitz,
In revenge for the Midianite seduction (Num 25), Phinehas takes the sacred utensils from the Tabernacle and leads the war against Midian (Num 31). Many details in this story contradict other Priestly texts, giving us a glimpse into how the Priestly Torah was compiled.

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