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1.

Jesus Is an Anarchist

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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2.

Epic of Gilgamesh

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Independent
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3.

Christian Pacifism Before Constantine

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
Working Paper Series
Independence Institute
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4.

Does Religion Influence Views Toward Homosexuality: An Empirical Study of 16 Countries

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
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5.

Origen's Role in the Formation of the New Testament Canon

Regent College. Master of Christian Studies, Early Church History.
Number of pages: 169 Posted: 05 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of British Columbia (UBC), Faculty of Law
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Imperial Cult and Christianity: How and to What Extent Were the Imperial Cult and Emperor Worship Thought to Preserve Stability in the Roman World?

Acta Archaeologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 60 (2009) 385–395,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 27 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Department of Archaeology
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7.

The Talmud as a Business Guide

Hershey H. Friedman, "The Talmud as a Business Guide," Multidisciplinary Journal for Applied Ethics (MJAE), Vol. 1, No. 1, Spring 2012, pp. 38-48
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
City University of New York (CUNY) - Department of Business Management
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Christianity and the Legal Status of Abandoned Children in the Later Roman Empire

Journal of Law and Religion, Vol. 24, pp. 123-141, 2008, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 00-12
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 30 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law
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9.

Reincarnation vs. Resurrection: The Debate Ends

Proceedings of the Asian Conference on Ethics, Religion & Philosophy, 30 March - 2 April, Osaka, Japan, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 31 May 2012 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MIST)
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10.

Trade and Geography in the Economic Origins of Islam: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 22 May 2010
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Brown University - Department of Economics, University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Bologna

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11.

The Trial of Jesus: An Account

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
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University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
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12.

Why Wicked Never Wins: An Examination of the Early Origins of the Evil Female Villain of the Fairy Tale Narrative

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2011
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Umayyad Dynasty's Conversion to Islam

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Dec 2013
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Independent
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14.

Dual Ethics in Romans 13

Journal of Dharma, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 159-169, 2010
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 10 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 26 Apr 2012
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Creation of Language and Language without Time: Metaphysics and Metapragmatics in Genesis 1

Biblical Interpretation: A Journal of Contemporary Approaches vol. 20 issue 3 pp. 205-225 (July 2012)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2014
Accepted Paper Series
NYU School of Law - Straus Institute for the Advanced Study of Law and Justice
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16.

The Science Behind Jesus Christ: The Scientific Explanation of God

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2013
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The Ministry of Second Timothy, Inc.
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17.

Esarhaddon’s Succession Treaty as the Source for the Canon Formula in Deuteronomy 13:1

Journal of the American Oriental Society, Vol. 130, No. 3, pp. 337-347, 2010
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 28 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota
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18.

Moses, the Tutmoses and the Exodus

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 01 May 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Haifa - Faculty of Law
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19.

How to Entrench a De Facto State Church in Russia: A Guide in Progress

Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. 2008, pp. 707-778, 2008
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 22 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
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20.

Women Scholars of Islam: They Must Bloom Again

Monthly Message International, August-September 2003
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 20 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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'The Indispensable Basis of Democracy': American Catholicism, the Church-State Debate, and the Soul of American Liberalism, 1900-1920

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 91, p. 1037, 2005
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 May 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Valparaiso University Law School
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22.

Wisdom of the Ancients: Sayings of the Talmud

Number of pages: 107 Posted: 05 Dec 2013
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City University of New York (CUNY) - Department of Business Management
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'Take These Words': The Abiding Lure of the Hebrew Bible In-Itself

Hebraic Political Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 230-265, Summer 2009
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers Law School
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24.

The Myth of Marsyas in Ancient Greek Art: Musical and Mythological Iconography

Music in Art XXIX 1-2 (2004), p. 20-37
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Centrum Leo Apostel for Interdisciplinary Studies (CLEA)
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Between the Covenant Code and Esarhaddon's Succession Treaty: Deuteronomy 13 and the Composition of Deuteronomy

Journal of Ancient Judaism 3 (2012): 123-140
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota and University of Chicago
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26.

The Manumission of Hermeneutics: The Slave Laws of the Pentateuch as a Challenge to Contemporary Pentateuchal Theory

CONGRESS VOLUME LEIDEN 2004, pp. 281-324, André Lemaire, ed., 2006 ,
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 May 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota
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Muhammad and the Umayyad Dynasty's Conversion to Islam

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 20 Apr 2015
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Independent
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28.

Cult and Belief in Punic and Roman Africa

Princeton/Stanford Working Papers in Classics Paper No. 090705
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
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Princeton University - Department of Classics
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29.

Ancient Hebrew Militia Law

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 90, 2013, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-32
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 May 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Independence Institute
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The Development of the Jewish Bible: Critical Reflections Upon the Concept of a 'Jewish Bible' and on the Idea of Its 'Development'

What is Bible? Edited by Karin Finsterbusch and Armin Lange, pp. 377-392, Peeters Publishers, 2012
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 28 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota
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31.

Theology in Philosophy: The Case of the Late Antique Neoplatonist Damascius

Skepsis, ΧVIIΙ, i-ii, 2007, 58-79,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Capital Product Partners L.P.
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32.

Kabbalah and Queer Theology: Resources and Reservations

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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33.

Theology and Disability: Reexamining Scripture as It Applies to Stuttering

Journal of the Christian Institute on Disability (JCID) Vol. 5, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Regent University, School of Law, Students
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34.

Job's Justice

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 983, 2013, Cardozo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 383
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Cardozo Law School
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35.

Augustine and Apuleius and Rome’s Favorite Religion

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2012
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Claremont Graduate University
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36.

The Alexamenos Graffito and Its Rhetorical Contribution to Anti-Christian Polemic

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 10 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2015
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Independent
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37.

Correcting Some Misconceptions About St. Augustine's Sex Life

Journal of the History of Sexuality, Vol. 11, No. 4. (October 2002), pp. 545-569.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of New Orleans
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Religion in the Ancient Novel

Princeton/Stanford Working Papers in Classics Paper No. 030702
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Jun 2009
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Talmudic Controversies in Post-Talmudic Eyes

The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, 2013 Forthcoming
Posted: 06 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Sapir Academic College - School of Law
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Punishment of a Merciful God: A Qur’anic Explanation of an Apparent Contradiction

The International Journal of the Humanities, Vol. 9, No. 6, pp. 47-54, 2012
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 26 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (MIST)
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The Bridge Connecting Pontius Pilate's Sentencing of Jesus to the New Jersey Death Penalty Study Commission's Concerns Over Executing the Innocent: When Human Beings with Inherently Human Flaws Determine Guilt or Innocence and Life or Death

Rutgers Journal of Law and Religion, Forthcoming, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 1323162
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Jan 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Seton Hall University - School of Law
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The Neo-Assyrian Origins of the Canon Formula in Deuteronomy 13:1

SCRIPTURAL EXEGESIS: THE SHAPES OF CULTURE AND THE RELIGIONS IMAGINATION - ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF MICHAEL FISHBANE, pp. 25-45, Deborah A. Green, Laura Lieber, eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota
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The Pre-Roman Cult Site at Hayling Island, Hampshire, GB: The Problem of Characterizing an Anonymous Deity

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 13 May 2014
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University of Winchester
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44.

Legal Revision and Religious Renewal in Ancient Israel

LEGAL REVISION AND RELIGIOUS RENEWAL IN ANCIENT ISRAEL, Cambridge University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 26 May 2011 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota
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Conceptions of Religion in the Secular State: Evolving Turkish Secularism

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 41, No. 1049, 2014, Whittier Law School Research Paper
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Whittier Law School
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46.

Ancient Special Events

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 25 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University
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The Pontiffs and Marcellus' Temple to Honor and Virtue

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 15 May 2010
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
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A Literary Method to Exegete Acts 16:11-40, by Considering its Relationship with Euripides Bacchae

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2011
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Claremont Graduate University
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Is God in the Clouds?: A Note on Xenophanes

Philosophical Inquiry, Forthcoming, Sydney Law School Research Paper No. 16/103
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
The University of Sydney Law School
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Elements of Jewish Religious History Through the Lens of Modern Scholarship

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Claremont Graduate University
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