The Date of the Founding of Solomon's Temple

@article{Rowton1950TheDO,
  title={The Date of the Founding of Solomon's Temple},
  author={Michael B. Rowton},
  journal={Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research},
  year={1950},
  volume={119},
  pages={20 - 22}
}
  • M. Rowton
  • Published 1 October 1950
  • Linguistics
  • Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research
The situation is comparable to that of Abraham (Gen. 15: 2-3), who complained that he was childless, and one of his dependents (an adopted son, as it seems) would inherit him. Line 25 corresponds very closely to Gen. 15: 3: We-hinneh ben bett yores '6t. The parallelism continues. Abraham receives from YHWH the promise that a son will be granted to him, and this son will be his heir. Analogously, Keret is advised by El how to obtain in marriage the fair princess Hurriya, who will bear him the… 
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