Retribution and eschatology in Chronicles /
The Jews who returned from exile in Babylonia to Jerusalem and Judah faced difficult and straitened times, in which the bright hopes of the Restoration had faded. The Chronicler wrote his history partly to encourage his community to have faith in God's ancient promises to David, that better thi...
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|Series:||Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ;