Gustav Davidson (1994) says that "According to legend, Agares was one of the 72 spirits Solomon is reputed to have shut up in a brass vessel and cast
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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.