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Alien

Timothy M. Willis

in The Oxford Companion to the Bible

Published in print January 1993 | ISBN: 9780195046458
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891023
Alien

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Also translated “sojourner,” “resident alien,” and “stranger,” an alien (Hebr. gēr) is technically a person in a community who

Reference Entry.  319 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies ; Biblical Studies

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