Retribution in Deuteronomy: Theology and Ethics

McConville, J Gordon ORCID: 0000-0003-4789-100X (2015) Retribution in Deuteronomy: Theology and Ethics. Interpretation: A Journal of Bible and Theology, 69 (3). pp. 288-298. doi:10.1177/0020964315578206

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Retribution in Deuteronomy is bound up with the character of God, known from dealings in history with Israel and other nations. Retribution is applied according to a certain rightness of things, or justice and righteousness, rooted in the person of God, so that God's love and compassion have the final determining word.

Item Type: Article
Article Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Bible studies: Deuteronomy; Retribution; Justice; Judgment; Righteousness, Law; Vengeance; Compassion; Deuteronomy
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BS The Bible
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Creative Arts
Research Priority Areas: Culture, Continuity, and Transformation
Depositing User: Susan Turner
Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2016 14:52
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2023 08:55

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