Intertextuality in 1 Chronicles 21:1-17 and Genesis 13:16 – Does It Explain the Problem of David’s Census?

by Matthew Y. Emerson, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Religion Dickinson Chair of Religion Oklahoma Baptist University   Introduction The problem of David’s census has long been a question in Hebrew Bible scholarship. 1 Sam 24:1-28 and 1 Chron 21:1-17[1] seem …

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