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Religion in Judah under the Assyrians, 732-609 BC

by J. W. McKay

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Published by A. R. Allenson in Naperville, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Judaea (Region)
    • Subjects:
    • Judaism -- Relations -- Assyro-Babylonian.,
    • Assyro-Babylonian religion -- Relations -- Judaism.,
    • Judaea (Region) -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] J. W. McKay.
      SeriesStudies in Biblical theology, 2d ser., 26
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBM165 .M22
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 142 p.
      Number of Pages142
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5312782M
      ISBN 100840130767
      LC Control Number72097460

      Religion in Judah under the Assyrians, BC by: McKay, John William, Published: () Babylonian magic and sorcery being "The prayers of the lifting of the hand": the cuneiform texts of a group of Babylonian and Assyrian incantations and magical formulae / Published: (). Bible History Online. Timeline of Events Concerning Assyria and the Fall of the Northern Kingdom of Israel. Brief overview of The Destruction of the Northern Kingdom of Israel in BC as recorded in the Old Testament during the period of the Kings of Judah. The events took place in the 8th century BC.

        Judah developed into a state largely run by the priesthood under Ezra ( B.C.E.), and was initially supported by the Persians (Orlinsky, , p. ). Ezra helps to codify Jewish worship after the exile, probably playing a large role in the codifying of the Torah, and the expansion of religious celebrations in Judah. Israel and the Assyrians undermines the popular interpretation of Deuteronomy as an anti-imperial, subversive tract. The book draws on theories of adaptation and allusion to provide the theoretical foundation for a discussion of subversion and its detection and thereby tests the idea of subversive intent against the social context in which it would have functioned.

      I n the period when the Assyrian king Shalmaneser exiled the northern tribes of Israel under Hoshea, a very different king came to power in the southern kingdom of Judah.. At the age of 25, Hezekiah assumed the throne from his father Ahaz and ruled as a God-fearing king for 29 years. Early in his reign he cleansed the temple, reestablished worship there, and rid the land of pagan high places. Asshurbanapal ( BC) took over the empire of Assyria after the death of his father Esarhaddon ( BC). At that time the Assyrian Empire was at its peak. Esarhaddon had been an especially capable ruler, not only stabilizing the eastern frontiers of the Empire, but finally succeeding in subjugating Egypt ( BC).


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has Religion in Judah Under the Assyrians, Bc (Studies in Biblical Theology, 2d Ser. 26) by John William McKay and over 50 million more used. The ancient kingdom of Assyria (extending across the undulating plains in the north of modern-day Iraq, the west of modern-day Iran, the south of modern-day Turkey and the east of modern-day Syria) was established before grew up around the cities of Ashur (Assur), Nineveh and Arbel on the banks of the Upper Tigris.

Assyria grew wealthy by growing barley and flax on the fertile plains. Religion in Judah under the Assyrians BC John William McKay Snippet view - He is the author of several books, including Wisdom in Israel and Holy War in Ancient Israel. Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects: Religion › Biblical Commentary › Old 5/5(1).

In bc, the brilliant warrior King Sargon II of Assyria died far from home, fighting against forces led by the otherwise-obscure Eshpai the Kullumaean. He was the only Assyrian king to be slain in the field, and his death in battle represented a serious blow to Assyrian prestige.

When Hezekiah became king of Judah in B.C., Assyria was the dominant power in the Ancient Near East. During his reign, all of Hezekiah’s actions, his political and economic reforms, and his alliances with Egypt were preparation for his revolt against Assyria.

The siege of Samaria began under the Assyrian king Shalmaneser V (). Background. In BCE, the Assyrian army captured the Israelite capital at Samaria and carried away the citizens of the northern Kingdom of Israel into captivity. The virtual destruction of Israel left the southern kingdom, Judah, to fend for itself among warring Near-Eastern the fall of the northern kingdom, the kings of Judah tried to extend their influence and protection to.

Sennacherib Invades Judah. 13 In the fourteenth year of King Hezekiah, King Sennacherib of Assyria came up against all the fortified cities of Judah and captured them.

14 King Hezekiah of Judah sent to the king of Assyria at Lachish, saying, ‘I have done wrong; withdraw from me; whatever you impose on me I will bear.’ The king of Assyria demanded of King Hezekiah of Judah three hundred. the rising Assyrian Empire under Tiglath-Pileser III soon reversed this situation.

When a coalition of anti-Assyrian states, including Israel, marched against Judah to force its participation, the Judahite king Ahaz (c.

–) called on Assyria for protection; the result was the defeat of Israel, which suffered heavily in captives, money. Later in the fifth century BC, pressures on Assyria from within Mesopotamia caused the Assyrians to be less involved in Palestine. This left Josiah, king of Judah, able to institute considerable religious reform without interference.

Nineveh, capital of Assyria, fell to the Babylonians and their allies in BC. Sennacherib's invasion of Judah in BC was a significant event in OT history. It is described in the Books of Kings and Chronicles, as well as in Isaiah (2 Kg2 Chr 32 and Is ).

After the death of Tiglath-pileser III inrebellions broke out in the Assyrian empire. Hezekiah, Hebrew Ḥizqiyya, Greek Ezekias, (flourished late 8th and early 7th centuries bc), son of Ahaz, and the 13th successor of David as king of Judah at dates of his reign are often given as about to about bc, but inconsistencies in biblical and Assyrian cuneiform records have yielded a wide range of possible dates.

Hezekiah reigned at a time when the Assyrian. In BC, Shalmaneser besieged Samaria and three years later the city fell to his brother Sargon II. He had the citizens of Samaria deported to other Assyrian territories (2 Kings ).

Judah, meanwhile, experienced religious and political reformation during Hezekiah’s reign. In BC, the brilliant warrior King Sargon II of Assyria died far from home, fighting against forces led by the otherwise-obscure Eshpai the Kullumaean.

He was the only Assyrian king to be slain in the field, and his death in battle represented a serious blow to Assyrian prestige. The Assyrian Empire expanded in Syria and Palestine under the Assyrian king Sennacherib.

In BC, the Assyrians attacked the kingdom of Israel and destroyed it. When and Why Did the Assyrians Siege of Jerusalem Occur. The kingdom of Judah remained under the Assyrian rule and paid tribute to Assyria. The book of Habakkuk appears to have been written during a period of time when Assyrian power was on the decline.

T Habakkuk was concerned with the justice. Abstract The Book of Hosea portrays the dangers of the observance of religious ceremony without genuine devotion and commitment to the Lord. When this is true it all too easily leads to compromise, selfish ambition, and lack of integrity in one’s personal activities and dealings.

If this becomes characteristic of society at large, dishonesty and corruption become endemic. And in BC the Assyrians marched south into Judah; however, they were unable to capture Jerusalem due to the Lord’s intervention (2 Chronicles ).

The Lord had long warned Israel of judgment, going all the way back to Moses’ stern warning in Deuteronomy –. Search this site: Humanities. Architecture and Environmental Design; Art History.Josiah comes to the throne of Kingdom of Judah.

BC. Book of the Law found leading Josiah to repent and implement religious reforms, reaffirming the covenant with the people. BC. Nineveh (of Assyria) destroyed by Babylonian armies. BC. Death of Josiah Assyrian army finally wiped out by Babylon. BC. A few years later, in BC, the Egyptians and the Assyrians fought at Carchemish.

This battle earned three mentions in the Bible (Jeremiah ; 2 Chron. ; Isaiah ) and whole books in the Egyptian and Assyrian texts. Nebuchadnezzar and the Assyrians defeated Egypt and went on to conquer all of Palestine.