Mara ("death" or "thirst"), also called Papiyan ("more wicked") and Varsavarti ("he who fills desires"), is the evil spirit (or sometimes as simply
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Demonology 101: Gods, Angels & Demons in the Ancient Near East and the Hebrew Bible
This course will explore how the ancient Israelites viewed evil. We will examine what the Hebrew Bible says about supernatural and mythological beings that both serve and oppose God, and we will investigate how other cultures and peoples within the Ancient Near East explained evil, defeat, sickness and death.