Boundary stones or double furrows which were recognized by mutual agreement. Their removal was strictly forbidden (Deut. 19:14) for Israel had a strong respect for hereditary property rights.

Dictionary of the Bible.

Игры ⚽ Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • LANDMARKS — LANDMARKS, fixed stone objects erected to designate the boundaries between fields, districts, lands, or nations in the Near East. The removal of landmarks is considered to be a grievous sin in the Bible and in other literature of the Near East.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Landmarks Foundation — Landmarks Foundation, founded in 1997 and based in New York City, is a non profit organization created to conserve sacred sites and landscapes around the world. The foundation motto is protecting sacred sites globally.… …   Wikipedia

  • Landmarks of the Nebraska Territory — were important to settlers on the Oregon, California and Mormon trails. While the majority of the landmarks were close to the Platte River, others were spread across the state.[1] Contents 1 The trails 2 Landmarks …   Wikipedia

  • Landmarks Heritage Preservation Commission — The City of Omaha Landmarks Heritage Preservation Commission, established in 1977, is a the Omaha city government s a nine member board responsible for recommending official Omaha Landmarks to the Omaha City Council. The Landmarks Heritage… …   Wikipedia

  • Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois — The Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois also known as Landmarks Illinois is a not for profit organization founded in 1971 to prevent the demolition of the Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan designed Chicago Stock Exchange Building. Although… …   Wikipedia

  • Landmarks (album) — Infobox Album Name = Landmarks Type = studio Artist = Clannad Released = 1997 Recorded = Genre = Folk Length = Label = RCA Records Producer = Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5 [ sql=10:hxfrxqljld6e] Last… …   Wikipedia

  • Landmarks Preservation Commission — Die Landmarks Preservation Commission ist eine Behörde der Stadt New York City, deren Aufgabe es ist, historisch wertvolle Gebäude und Gebiete (Historic Districts) in der Stadt zu identifizieren und unter Denkmalschutz zu stellen. Die Landmarks… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Landmarks of Hoboken, New Jersey — Hoboken, New Jersey is home to many parks, historical landmarks, and other places of interest. Contents 1 Landmarks 1.1 Assembly of Exempt Firemen Building 1.2 Carlo s Bakery 1.3 Castle Point …   Wikipedia

  • Landmarks of the Philippines — Natural Landmarks= * Ambuklao Dam, Bokod, Benguet * Anilao Dive spots, Bgy. Anilao, Mabini, Batangas * Baguio City, Benguet (summer capital of the Philippines) * Banaue Rice Terraces, Banaue, Ifugao * Boracay Island, Balabag, Malay, Aklan *… …   Wikipedia

  • Landmarks and Preservation Council of Illinois — Le Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois (LPCI) (en français : « conseil pour la sauvegardes des lieux remarquable de l Illinois ») est une organisation à but non lucratif fondée en 1971 pour prévenir la démolition du Chicago… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Landmarks of Saint Petersburg — help to give the city its particular ambience.St. Petersburg s position below the Arctic Circle, on the same latitude as nearby Helsinki, Stockholm, Aberdeen and Oslo (60° N), causes twilight to last all night in May, June and July. This… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”