As we learn from the New Testament, the Jews and the Samaritans in the days of Jesus were not agreed on the question which was the proper place of worship, but that there could be only one was taken to be as certain as the unity of God Himself.
More Quotes from Julius Wellhausen:A judgment pronounced in accordance with the facts can therefore assign to it an historical place only within that movement of reformation which was brought to a victorious issue by King Josiah.
All writers of the Chaldaean period associate monotheism in the closest way with unity of worship.
In the Books of Judges and Samuel hardly a place is mentioned at which we have not at least casual mention of an altar and of sacrifice.
And finally, it was Deuteronomy that brought about the historical result of Josiah's reformation.
But if there was no tabernacle in the time of the last judges and first kings, as little was it in existence during the whole of the previous period.
The Law is never weary of again and again repeating its injunction of local unity of worship.
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