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Does the claim that the God of Christianity was originally part of the Canaanite pantheon have sufficient proof?
This new Biblical Resource series reprints titles that the scholarly community regards as essential resources for the biblical thinker of today, but that have long been difficult to obtain. Chosen in consultation with an editorial board of eminent biblical scholars — Astrid B. Beck, David Noel Freedman, Harold W. Attridge, Adela Yarbro Collins, John Huehnergard, Peter Machinist, John P. Meier, Shalom M. Paul, Stanley E. Porter, and James C. VanderKam — each volume features an introduction tha…

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Does the claim that the God of Christianity was originally part of the Canaanite pantheon have sufficient proof?(r/DebateReligion)

OP, and anyone else interested, I have complied some references concerning the pre-monotheistic worship of the God YHWH.

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Would you like to know more on the essential polytheistic origin of the God Yahweh with evolution into a monotheism? And how this monotheistic claim grew out of it’s essential polytheism (a process of convergence, differentiation and displacement (synthesis and syncretism) of the many Gods into a claim of only [and always] one God)?

While limited to starting with the Hebrew Bible as a basis, and not addressing much pre-Torah scripture related to Yahweh,…

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Mark S. Smith

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2nd

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Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

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