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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to Exploring the Scripturesque: Jewish Texts and Their Christian Contexts.   

Simon the High Priest in Sirach 50: An Exegetical Study of the Significance ...

Otto Mulder - Religion - 2003 - 413 pages
The present exegitical study of the Hebrew and Greek texts of Sirach 50 provides an impressive illustration of Israels religion from 200-132 BCE, offering two pictures of Simon ...
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An Aramaic Wisdom Text From Qumran: A New Interpretation Of The Levi Document

Henryk Drawnel - Religion - 2004 - 498 pages
This source publication of the Aramaic Levi Document collects all the manuscripts and photographs of this Levitical composition from the Second Temple period. The commentary on ...
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Things Revealed: Studies In Early Jewish And Christian Literature In Honor ...

Michael Edward Stone, Esther Glickler Chazon, David Satran, Ruth A. Clements - Religion - 2004 - 405 pages
This collection of articles dedicated to Michael E. Stone contains cutting-edge studies on apocrypha and pseudepigrapha, the Dead Sea Scrolls, early Judaism, and early ...
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Reworking the Bible: Apocryphal and Related Texts at Qumran ..., Volume 58

Esther Glickler Chazon, Devorah Dimant, Ruth Anne Clements, Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literature - Religion - 2005 - 245 pages
The articles in this volume examine the use and interpretation of the Bible in apocryphal and related texts found at Qumran. The authority of these texts, legal and narrative ...
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Enoch and the Mosaic Torah: The Evidence of Jubilees

Gabriele Boccaccini, Giovanni Ibba, Jason von Ehrenkrook, James Alan Waddell, Jason Zurawski - Religion - 2009 - 474 pages
When scholars from around the world gathered at the fourth Enoch Seminar to consider the differences between early Enoch literature and Jubilees, four tendencies emerged from ...
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The Book of Jubilees: Rewritten Bible, Redaction, Ideology and Theology

Michael Segal - Religion - 2007 - 370 pages
In light of numerous contradictions between passages in Jubilees, this study proposes a new, literary-critical method to understand the development of the book. This analysis ...
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From Apocalypticism to Merkabah Mysticism: Studies in the Slavonic ...

Andrei A. Orlov - Religion - 2007 - 483 pages
This volume represents the first attempt to study Slavonic pseudepigrapha collectively as a unique group of texts that share common theophanic and mediatorial imagery crucial ...
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Theologies in Conflict in 4 Ezra: Wisdom, Debate, and Apocalyptic Solution

Karina Hogan - Religion - 2008 - 271 pages
Recent scholarship on 4 Ezra has taken two divergent approaches, the first reading the dialogues between Ezra and Uriel as a reflection of theological debates in the author's ...
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The Other Lands of Israel: Imaginations of the Land in 2 Baruch

Liv Ingeborg Lied - Religion - 2008 - 375 pages
According to the current scholarly consensus, the apocalypse of 2 Baruch, written after the Fall of Jerusalem, either rejected the concept of the Land of Israel as a place of ...
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