[b-hebrew] Re: Ugaritic Cultic life

Deborah Millier deborahmillier at yahoo.com
Wed Sep 10 18:34:43 EDT 2003


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> > I was wondering if anyone knew of some good
> sources on the cultic belief
> > and practices of Ugarit. This can include primary
> sources or interpretive
> > works. I am beginning research for a paper on this
> and I really have no
> > clue where to begin. Even good sources on the
> history of Ugarit would be
> > nice. Thank you.
> > -Kevin John Boddecker
> 
> Shalom, 
> See also the following:
> 
> G. del Olmo Lete, Canaanite Religion according to
> the Liturgical Texts of
> Ugarit (transl. W.G.E. Watson), Bethesda (ML) 1999.
> 
> >From the handbook, 
> W.G.E. Watson & N. Wyatt (eds.), Handbook of
> Ugaritic Studies (HdO, part I,
> vol. 39), Leiden 1999,
> the following entries might be of interest to you:
> 
> P. Merlo & P. Xella, `The Rituals', in: ibid., pp.
> 287-304;
> G. del Olmo Lete, `The Offering Lists and the God
> Lists', in: ibid., pp.
> 305-352; 
> P. Xella, `The Omen Texts', in: ibid., pp. 353-358;
> N. Wyatt, `The Religion of Ugarit', in: ibid., pp.
> 529-585;
> I. Singer, `A Political History of Ugarit', in:
> ibid., pp. 603-733(!!).
> 
> 
> On the French book of Pardee (Les textes rituels)
> two extensive review
> articles have appeared, which might be of interest
> (depending on what the
> scope is of your paper):
> 
> J. Tropper, `Umstrittene Verbalformen in
> ugaritischen Ritualtexten', Ugarit
> Forschungen 33 (2001), pp. 679-696;
> N. Wyatt, `D. Pardee, Les Textes Rituels (RSO 12,
> Paris 2000): An
> Appraisal', Ugarit Forschungen 33 (2001), pp.
> 697-706.

WOW!  I'm gonna remember you all next time I have a
research paper due.

B'SHALOM,
-- Michael Millier

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