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Glimpses of Lehi's Jerusalem

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Seely, David Rolph (Primary), Seely, Jo Ann H. (Primary), and Welch, John W. (Primary)


Welch, John W. (Secondary), Seely, David Rolph (Secondary), and Seely, Jo Ann H. (Secondary)




Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies


Provo, UT

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Seely, David Rolph, Seely, Jo Ann H., and Welch, John W. "Introduction" In Glimpses of Lehi's Jerusalem, Edited by Welch, John W., Seely, David Rolph, and Seely, Jo Ann H. ix-xvi. Provo, UT: Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies, 2004.
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Glimpses of Lehi’s Jerusalem
Welch, John W.

22 Chapters

Seely, David Rolph | pp. ix-xvi
Culturegram: Jerusalem 600 BC
Welch, John W. | pp. 1-40
Dramatis Personae: The World of Lehi (ca. 700-592 BC)
Seely, David Rolph | pp. 41-64
Lehi's House at Jerusalem and the Land of His Inheritance
Chadwick, Jeffrey R. | pp. 81-130
A Woman's World in Lehi's Jerusalem
Bybee, Ariel E. | pp. 131-148
Agriculture in Lehi's World: Some Textual, Historical, Archaeological, and Botanical Insights
Ball, Terry B. | pp. 149-192
Israelite Inscriptions from the Time of Jeremiah and Lehi
Pike, Dana M. | pp. 193-244
Nephi's Written Language and the Standard Biblical Hebrew of 600 BC
Adams, William J., Jr. | pp. 245-258
Lehi and Egypt
Thompson, John S. | pp. 259-276
Egyptian Society during the Twenty-sixth Dynasty
Gee, John | pp. 277-298
The Kingdom of Judah: Politics, Prophets, and Scribes in the Late Preexilic Period
Schade, Aaron P. | pp. 299-336
The Trial of Jeremiah: A Legal Legacy from Lehi's Jerusalem
Welch, John W. | pp. 337-356
Lehi and Jeremiah: Prophets, Priests, and Patriarchs
Seely, David Rolph | pp. 357-380
Sacred History, Covenants, and the Messiah: The Religious Background of the World of Lehi
Seely, David Rolph | pp. 381-420
The Calling of Lehi as a Prophet in the World of Jerusalem
Welch, John W. | pp. 421-448
The Temple, the Monarchy, and Wisdom: Lehi's World and the Scholarship of Margaret Barker
Christensen, Kevin | pp. 449-522
What Did King Josiah Reform?
Barker, Margaret | pp. 523-542
A Seething Pot in the North: International Affairs Leading Up to Lehi's Day
Gee, John | pp. 543-560
The Divine Justification for the Babylonian Destruction of Jerusalem
Satterfield, Bruce | pp. 561-594
How Could Jerusalem, "That Great City," Be Destroyed?
Seely, David Rolph | pp. 595-610
The Rechabites: A Model Group in Lehi's World
Thompson, Jeffrey P. | pp. 611-624
Jerusalem Connections to Arabia in 600 BC
Brown, S. Kent | pp. 625-646

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