Date of Award
Master of Theological Studies (MTS)
School of Theology and Seminary
Biblical Studies | Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | Religion | Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
This paper presents research and analysis on the use of violence in the Book of Obadiah to make claims of a restored strong masculinity for God, the nation of all-Israel, and the author. The paper finds that these claims can only partially be validated due to the violent nature of the threats and due to how the exile ended.
Stumo, Aletta, "My Brother's a Jerk and Dad's Gonna Spank Him: Roles and Relations in Obadiah" (2015). School of Theology and Seminary Graduate Papers/Theses. 1917.
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