Leviticus at a Crossroads
Lecture no. 9 from the course: Understanding the Old Testament
Taught by Professor Robert D. Miller II | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
The book of Leviticus sets out the ways Israelites were to live as God’s people. Delve into three sections of the text, beginning with sacrificial practices. Examine five types of ritual sacrifice and the motives or purposes of each. Investigate the Manual of Impurities, which includes dietary rules on the purity of food. Then learn about the Day of Atonement, the holiest day of the year.