God's favorites : Judaism, Christianity, and the myth of divine chosenness / Michael Coogan.
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- ISBN: 9780807001943
- ISBN: 0807001945
- Physical Description: 170 pages : map ; 21 cm
- Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, 
- Copyright: ©2019
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 136-159) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Presuppositions -- Abraham and sons -- His name is Jealous -- Divinely chosen kings and kingdoms -- Which survivors were chosen? -- Christians as a new chosen people -- Beyond the Bible: sacred texts and sacred places -- God shed his light on thee? -- Fundamentalist Zionisms -- Immigrants and refugees, ideals and realities -- Beyond tribalism.
"A noted scholar looks at how the biblical concept of a chosen people developed and has been exploited by groups throughout history"-- Provided by publisher.
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