Phinehas


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Phinehas

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Phinees

(both: fĭn`ēəs), in the Bible. 1 Grandson of Aaron. His prompt punishment of two flagrant sinners made his name a symbol of holy, zealous indignation. 2 One of Eli's sacrilegious sons: see HophniHophni
, in the Bible, son of Eli. With his brother he met death because of sacrileges.
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This perspective is reflected also in the Apostolic Constitutions (document of Syrian origin - 4th century) in which there are mentioned the priests ordained by God from the beginning of the world: Abel, Seth, Enosh, Enoch, Noah, Melchizedek, Job, Abraham and the rest of the patriarchs, Moses, Aaron, Eleazar, Phinehas and Samuel (Donaldson 1997, 482).
The rabbis who comment on this story-and it's important to note that they do, early and often, mostly with a stream of objections to the whole saga--point to another narrative silence: that of Phinehas, the priest at the local shrine.
1988) The Flogging of Phinehas McIntosh: a tale of colonial folly and injustice, Bechuanaland 1933.
The case of Phinehas and Zimri is debatable and, in any case, involved at most a tribal leader.
It is thus perhaps somewhere between irony and serendipity that Jews will fill the synagogue pews this Saturday morning, perhaps seeking spiritual uplift, only to be regaled with the story of Phinehas, the most celebrated vigilante in the Torah.
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Written by Phinehas Hodges, Hoover, Tyson VanSkiver.
Tyconius also sees those killed for the idolatry at Shittim in Numbers 25 as indicating the evil part of a bipartite church, (89) even as the midrash on Song of Songs 1:5 opposes the black idolaters of Shittim to the beautiful Phinehas, who slays the Israelite and his Midianite consort after these latter two have presented themselves before the whole community (see Ps 106:30).
Saul, David, Solomon but also the Pharaoh, Cyrus and the Messiah or Servant of Yahweh), the people of Israel or a particular group within Israel (the house of Phinehas or the Davidic line).
Meanwhile, there was success for home athletes in the field events in the NIA as Birchfield Harrier Phinehas Stewart struck gold in the men's high jump.
Phinehas slaughters the offending couple--and, mollified, God ends the plague and blesses Phinehas and his descendants.
Shmuel ben Moshe was, say, the son of Moshe ben Jehudah, who was the son of Jehudah ben Phinehas, and so on.