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  • Biblical politics

    By Jonathan Kirsch

    July 19, 2012 | 1:11 pm

    Michael Walzer frankly announces at the outset of “In God’s Shadow: Politics in the Hebrew Bible” (Yale University Press: $28.00) that he is approaching the Scriptures not as a biblical scholar but as a political thinker.  “The Bible is, above all, a religious book,” he...