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Unpublished Paper
Laying on of Hands
(2005)
  • Lawrence E. Frizzell, Seton Hall University
Abstract

Bibical definition and etymology of "laying on of hands."

Keywords
  • Laying on of Hands,
  • Semikhah,
  • imposition of hands,
  • pressing of hands,
  • animal sacrifice,
  • successor,
  • ordination,
  • Sanhedrin,
  • herem,
  • court case,
  • Johanan ben Zakkai,
  • Mishnah Sanhedrin,
  • rabbi,
  • diploma,
  • Hattarat Hora'ah,
  • healing,
  • baptism,
  • episcopate,
  • priesthood,
  • diaconate,
  • anointing of the sick
Publication Date
2005
Citation Information
Lawrence E. Frizzell, "Laying on of Hands." In The Selected Works Lawrence E. Frizzell, 2005. Available at: http://works.bepress.com/fatherlawrence_frizzelldphil/60.