Does Yahweh Play Dice with the Torah? Or: And Out of His Mouth Went a Fiery Packet of Discrete Energy

Karl Hand

Abstract


This article raises the question of whether the meaningful interplay between the physical and mental aspects of speaking and writing, and the observer-conditionality of the aspects might be a starting point for overcoming some of the dichotomies of contemporary biblical research including the synchronic diachronic disctinction, and the divergence of historical and theological readings of texts.

Keywords


Bible; quantam physics; dice

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Bible and Critical Theory: ISSN 1832-3391