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PRACTICES, CULTS, AND INSTITUTIONS Temples and other holy places.
Recent archaeological excavations have indicated the existence of temples
made of wood. The only remains of these temples are postholes. Such temples
junctions on the proper (kosher) slaughtering of animals for meat; go on to a list
of precepts against outlawed sexual relations (incest, homosexuality) and an
injunction against defiling the (holy) land; proceed to a list of ethical injunctions, ...
The people worshipped without priest or cultic sacrifice, yet consciously as a
community within a larger covenant fellowship and in response to a divine word
that was written down in a holy scripture. Bible reading and interpretation, the
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