Category: Decalogue

Public Displays of the Ten Commandments: Which Version?

There’s more than one version of the Ten Commandments.

Michael D. Coogan: The Golden Calf Incident

Michael D. Coogan, The Old Testament: A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures, third edition (OUP, 2014), 138. Closer examination of the narrative in Exodus 32, however, reveals much complexity. First, despite the ancient interpretation found in Psalm 106, the calf is apparently… Continue Reading “Michael D. Coogan: The Golden Calf Incident”