Divine Presence & Absence in Exilic
& Post-Exilic Judaism, Vol. II

Studies of the Sofja Kovalevskaja Research
Group on Early Jewish Monotheism

Forschungen zum Alten Testament 2. No. 61

Book Title

Edited by Nathan MacDonald & Izaak J. De Hulster
February 2014
Mohr Siebeck
Distributed by Coronet Books
ISBN: 9783161524332
323 Pages
$157.50 Paper original


How did Jerusalem's defeat lead to a rethinking of God's presence by Judean elites? This collection of essays examines the changing ideas of divine presence and adsence in the Hebrew Bible, and the conceptual models used to describe them.