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Passover
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Passover (Pesaḥ; Pesach) and the exodus story seem to be inseparable. The Pentateuch has connected these two traditions so intimately that only through attentive reading can the tensions and incongruities within the exodus story be discerned. Ancient authors took for granted that all references to Passover wer…

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Colautti, Federico, “Passover”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 19 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-7993_EECO_SIM_00002681>
First published online: 2018



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