SV: The daughter of Jeftah died?

Søren Holst sh at teol.ku.dk
Sat Jun 1 09:12:31 EDT 2002


Could it be the text SAYS she was ritually sacrificed, but does not
necessarily report historical events? I'd tend to think the text is a piece
of Israelite/jewish philosophical reflection on themes like fate and human
responsibility. Some might even say it's a lot more edifying that way.

respectfully
Soren, Copenhagen



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