Interpreter: A Journal of Latter-day Saint Faith and Scholarship:

The Role and Purpose of Synagogues in the Days of Jesus and Paul

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Interpreter A Journal of Mormon Scripture
Published:
10/30/2019
Specs:
Digest / 5.25" x 8.25"
16 pages Saddle-stitched
Category:
Religion
Tags:
church of jesus christ of latter-day saints, healing, Jesus, lds, Mormonism, Paul, synagogue, worship

Abstract: This article explores why Jesus so often healed in synagogues. By comparing the uses and purposes of Diaspora and Palestinian synagogues, this article argues that synagogues functioned as a hostel or community center of sorts in ancient Jewish society. That is, those needing healing would seek out such services and resources at the synagogue.

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