Nethinim, and Benzinger, Ency.
Benzinger, Encyc. Biblica, cols.
In fact, while Robertson Smith (in Kinship and Marriage in Early Arabia, as well as his Religion of the Semites, followed by Stade and Benzinger) strongly advocated the view that clear traces of totemism can be found in early Israel, later writers, such as Marti, Gesch.
6 See Benzinger, Hebrdische Archdologie, pp. 152, 297 foll.
Davidson, The Theology of the Old Testament, as well as the sections devoted to " Sacralaltertumer " in the Hebraische Archaologie both of Benzinger and also of Nowack.
Addis, ib., 1276, the commentaries of Benzinger (p. 130) and Kittel (pp. 153 seq.) on Kings; J.
Benzinger, articles " Government," "Family " and " Law and Justice," Ency.
4 That Satan, and not Yahweh incited 2 The problem of the sources is one of considerable intricacy and cannot be discussed here; the introduction to the commentaries of Benzinger and Kittel (see Bibliography below) should be consulted.
Trans.), pp. 171-227; Benzinger in Marti's Hand-Kommentar (1901); Kittel in Sacred Books of the Old Test.
See Benzinger on i Kings ix.
Benzinger, Hebrdische Archdologie (2nd ed., 1907); H.
Doubtless, as Benzinger suggests, the rites to be performed by the officiating high priest on the annual Day of Atonement, which are not prescribed in vv.
Criticism: The Introductions to the Old Testament by Kuenen, Holzinger, Driver, Cornill, KOnig and the archaeological works of Benzinger and Nowack.