Echoes of Gilgamesh in the Jacob Story

Echoes of Gilgamesh in the Jacob Story  - Esther J. Hamori Excerpt: "It was popular for some time to seek apparent Near Eastern parallels to bibli-cal narratives. The methodology employed was at times problematic, and conclusions were often overstated, as similarities between texts explicable in any number of ways were attributed to direct relationship. For … Continue reading Echoes of Gilgamesh in the Jacob Story