From the time before the the Jewish exile to Babylon around 600 AD.
Pre-exilic Sentence Examples
Although there is no psalm which can be shown with any probability to be pre-exilic, it is not impossible that there are some which date from as early a time as the age of Zerubbabel, by whose appointment national hopes were raised to so high a pitch.
The judgments predicted by the pre-exilic prophets had indeed been executed to the letter, but where were the promised glories of the renewed kingdom and Israel's unquestioned sovereignty over the nations of the earth ?
also were pre-exilic was held to appear especially in the attack on idolatry and lying prophecy (xiii.
Thus the pre-exilic literature, as we now have it, has little to say about angels or about superhuman beings other than Yahweh and manifestations of Yahweh; the pre-exilic prophets hardly mention angels.
The Adam-story is plainly of foreign origin, and could not please the greater pre-exilic prophets.