Was the Lady a Tramp?
Sarah L. Courteau on the Bible's harlot queen
The Untold Story of the Bible’s
By Lesley Hazleton. Doubleday.
258 pp. $24.95
It’s the bad girls of the Bible we remember best: the deceitful Eve, the perfidious Delilah, the ex-sinner Mary Magdalene. But it may be that none has lodged more firmly in the imaginations of Good Book readers than Jezebel, the idolatrous foreign queen who led the king...