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Septuagint, Sages, and Scripture
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Randall X. Gauthier, Gideon Kotzé, Gert Steyn
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: BRILL

This collection of articles is a Festschrift for prof. Johann Cook of Stellenbosch University. The articles present original research, new topics of study and novel insights on subjects related to the Septuagint, early Jewish sages and various ancient scriptures.
T&T Clark Handbook of Septuagint Research
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: William A. Ross, W. Edward Glenny
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-14 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Students and scholars now widely recognize the importance of the Septuagint to the history of the Greek language, the textual development of the Bible, and to Jewish and Christian religious life in both the ancient and modern worlds. This handbook is designed for those who wish to engage the Septuagint
Septuagint, Targum and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: William A. Ross, W. Edward Glenny
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-11 - Publisher: BRILL

In Septuagint, Targum and Beyond leading experts in the fields of biblical textual criticism and reception history explore the relationship between the Greek and Aramaic versions – the two major Jewish translation traditions of the Hebrew Bible in antiquity.
The Oxford Handbook of the Septuagint
Language: en
Pages: 776
Authors: Alison G. Salvesen, Timothy Michael Law
Categories: Bibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Septuagint is the term commonly used to refer to the corpus of early Greek versions of Hebrew Scriptures. The collection is of immense importance in the history of both Judaism and Christianity. The renderings of individual books attest to the religious interests of the substantial Jewish population of Egypt
Pesher and Hypomnema: A Comparison of Two Commentary Traditions from the Hellenistic-Roman Period
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Pieter B. Hartog
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-13 - Publisher: BRILL

In Pesher and Hypomnema Pieter B. Hartog compares ancient Jewish commentaries on the Hebrew Bible with papyrus commentaries on the Iliad. Hartog shows that members of the Qumran movement adopted classical commentary writing and adapted it to their own needs.