The Samaritan Pentateuch: An Introduction to Its Origin, History, and Significance for Biblical Studi
The Samaritan Pentateuch (SP) is the sacred scripture of the Samaritans, a tenacious religious community made famous by Jesus’ Good Samaritan story that persists to this day. Not so widely known is the impact of the SP outside the Samaritan community. Recently there has been a resurgence of interest in this scripture, as evidenced by several translations of the SP as well as reference in Qumran scroll studies to the SP or an SP-like tradition in an effort to describe some of the textual evidence present in the scrolls. This volume presents a general introduction to and overview of the SP, suitable for a course text and as a reference tool for the professional scholar.
2 Textual Pluriformity in the Late Second Temple Period
3 Qumran and the PreSamaritan Text
4 From PreSamaritan to Samaritan Pentateuch
5 Textual Characteristics of the Samaritan Pentateuch
6 The Samaritan Pentateuch and Emerging FirstCentury Sectarianism
7 The Samaritan Pentateuch in the First Millennium
8 The Samaritan Pentateuch and the Beginnings of Textual Criticism
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