God's Covenants w/ Israel
¥Offices of prophet, priest, king
–Priest (Ex 28-29) – chosen by God as dynasty, clearly specified
by law (enforced by whom?); no
–King (Dt 17) – chosen by God, to be set up by people later (becomes
dynasty under Davidic covenant) w/
restrictions on race, military power,
¥Period of Judges suggests some ambivalence re/ form of government.