When discussing the phenomenon of prophecy and the prophets attempt to heal the rift caused by the people s or ruler s deviation from the covenantal
paradigm, we must take into account the differences of the prophet's role in the northern kingdom of Israel as opposed to the Davidic monarchy in Jerusalem.
7) of their covenantal
relationship with society and that they affirm their responsibility to promote that trust through their respect for each client's personhood, culture, and story.
While New England became more English over the course of the seventeenth century, it also became more inclusive through the creation of covenantal
confessions according to Weir.
In Christ Alone Exalted, Tobias Crisp propounded a very different covenantal
We have so far to go, yet our covenantal
God brings health, wholeness, and fullness of life.
politics are supposed to be based on high-minded principles and a deep sense of communal responsibility.
When the people of Israel show passion and concern only for our own well being, we diminish our covenantal
For a time, times and a half a time, and at the time of the termination of thrusting the hand (i.e., of the covenantal
rejection) of the holy people all these things will come to an end.
Whether such a fusion actually offers a pathway to a modern federalism and a decentralized communitarianism, as Elazar claims, is another matter, for it must be said in frankness that while he was willing to suspend judgment about the federalist future of the United States, he was unshakable in his commitment to the covenantal
past as the source of Western civilization.
Here, he first fully presented his theory of the covenantal
foundations of modern federalism.
The author of this book, whose specialty is Christian business ethics, seeks to explain how the employment relationship between management and labor might be or become one of "covenantal
" love and justice in the biblical sense of the word as understood in his own Lutheran theological tradition.
The ethnic and covenantal
dimension of the law is often discussed in a way that would please most advocates of the `new perspective'.