Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
Overviews the development and types of worship performed by the Israelites throughout the Old Testament.
Lexham Bible Dictionary
The most advanced Bible Dictionary
The most advanced Bible dictionary as a part of Biblia Plus, which includes everything you need to take your Bible study to the next level. For less than $1 a week, you'll get devotionals, Bible study guides, thematic studies, and much more!
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
WORSHIP, EARLY JEWISH
WORSHIP, EARLY JEWISH. Early Jewish worship, in its variety of formats, may be traced from the periods before and after the Babylonian exile, through the Second Temple era and into the 1st–2nd cent. ce. It relates to the liturgies of the Jerusalem Temple, to the earliest forms of the synagogue, to the
WORSHIP, OT. Worship may be defined as devotion, praise, and adoration offered to a deity or deities, evoked by a sense of numinous transcendence. It reflects the desire to be in a healthy, positive relationship with divine power and to share in the benefits such a relationship can offer. Worship may
Topics & Themes