The Blood Covenant: A Primitive Rite and its Bearings on Scripture: Uncovering the Sacred Depths of Ancient Rites

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Good Press, 29 nov. 2019 - 396 pages
In his book, 'The Blood Covenant: A Primitive Rite and its Bearings on Scripture', H. Clay Trumbull delves into the ancient practice of blood covenant, exploring its significance and implications in various cultures and religions. Trumbull's scholarly approach offers a comprehensive analysis of this primitive rite within the broader context of religious and cultural studies, shedding light on its symbolic meaning and relevance in scriptural interpretation. Through detailed research and insightful commentary, Trumbull illuminates the spiritual and theological aspects of the blood covenant, providing readers with a deeper understanding of its role in shaping belief systems and social structures. His meticulous attention to detail and engaging narrative style make this book a valuable resource for those interested in religious history and biblical scholarship. H. Clay Trumbull's expertise in the subject matter, combined with his passion for exploring the intersection of faith and tradition, makes 'The Blood Covenant' a must-read for anyone seeking a profound exploration of ancient rites and their impact on religious texts.

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THE PRIMITIVE RITE ITSELF
TRACES OF THE RITE IN EUROPE 63
THE RITE AND ITS TOKEN IN EGYPT
THE CLASSICS 58 7 THE BOND OF THE COVENANT 65 8 THE RITE AND ITS TOKEN IN EGYPT 77 9
SUGGESTIONS AND PERVERSIONS OF THE RITE
VIVIFYING POWER OF BLOOD
INSPIRATION THROUGH BLOOD
SYMBOLIC SUBSTITUTES FOR BLOOD
NATURE THROUGH NEW BLOOD 126 4 LIFE FROM ANY BLOOD AND BY A TOUCH 134 5 INSPIRATION
THE BLOOD COVENANT TESTED
THE PRIMITIVE RITE ILLUSTRATED
IMPORTANCE OF THIS RITE STRANGELY UNDERVALUED
BLOODDRINKING
THE COVENANTREMINDER
INDEXES
SCRIPTURAL INDEX

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