Beware the Evil Eye Volume 1: The Evil Eye in the Bible and by John H. Elliott

By John H. Elliott

within the “Sermon at the Mount,” Jesus of Nazareth makes connection with one of many oldest ideals within the old world—the malignity of an Evil Eye. The Holy Scriptures of their unique languages include not less than twenty-four references to the Evil Eye, even supposing this is often obscured via newest Bible translations. John H. Elliott’s Beware the Evil Eye describes this trust and linked practices, its background, its voluminous appearances in historical cultures, and the wide examine dedicated to it over the centuries for you to get to the bottom of this enigma for readers who've by no means heard of the Evil Eye and its presence within the Bible.

John H. Elliott is Professor of recent testomony Emeritus on the collage of San Francisco. he's the writer of Conflict, neighborhood, and Honor (2007).

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