In "Nuptial Symbolism in moment Temple Writings, the hot testomony and Rabbinic Literature," Andre Villeneuve examines the traditional Jewish suggestion of the covenant among God and Israel, portrayed as a wedding dynamically relocating via salvation historical past. This nuptial covenant used to be demonstrated in Eden yet broken via sin; it used to be restored on the Sinai theophany, perpetuated within the Temple liturgy, and anticipated to arrive its ultimate consummation on the finish of days. The authors of the hot testomony followed a similar key moments of salvation background to explain the spousal courting among Christ and the Church. of their typological therapy of those motifs, they validated an exegetical framework that may expect the 4 senses of Scripture later followed via patristic and medieval commentators."
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