God the Almighty? Observations in the Psalms

In: Vetus Testamentum
Judith Krawelitzki Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

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The fact that the Hebrew Psalter does not characterize God as “almighty” and that only a few post-exilic Psalms approach the notion of divine omnipotence does not represent a devaluation of God’s power, but rather a definition of this power in relational and soteriological terms.

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