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- James Clarke & Co 2014; US$ 43.00
In his work 'Deliverance of God' Douglas Campbell presents what Chris Tilling considers a "complete rereading of Pauls letters that genuinely offers a way beyond problems associated with old and new perspectives. And his resultant picture of Pauls theology generally, and the Apostles soteriology particularly, is beautiful,... more...
- James Clarke & Co 2014; US$ 48.00
The Ethiopic version provides a window into the state of the Greek Bible as it circulated in East Africa at the end of the fourth century. It is, therefore, an extremely important witness to the Bible's early transmission history, yet its testimony has typically been ignored or misunderstood by textual critics. This study examines the history of... more...
- James Clarke & Co 2014; US$ 45.00
The aim of this thesis is to unfold the multilayered intersubjective experience of the author himself, a Chinese pastor. The author postulates himself as the subject in whom the said experience was evident, so that it can be analyzed and interpreted. The author argues for a cultural-linguistic experience of shì as the locus at which the intersubjective... more...
- Mohr Siebeck 2015; US$ 92.15
The early Christian texts discussed in this book are often treated as "gnostic" ones. The studies by Ismo Dunderberg collected here, however, approach them as witnesses to the views of educated second-century Christians engaged in dialogue with philosophical traditions. Following the idea that ancient philosophical schools first and foremost... more...
- Mohr Siebeck 2015; US$ 73.53
Nicholas Ellis examines the interplay present in early Jewish literature between authors' theological assumptions on divine agency in evil and their readings of biblical testing narratives. Ellis takes as a starting point the <i>Epistle of James</i> , and compares this early Christian work against other examples of ancient Jewish interpretation.... more...
- James Clarke & Co 2015; US$ 32.00
Taking a radical new approach to second-century theology, 'Ancient Apologetic Exegesis' examines the work of Saint Theophilus of Antioch, with a full understanding of the man and his times. The second century is often dismissed by theologians, despite a near-living memory of Jesus and his apostles from only a generation or two prior, but Stuart... more...
- Penguin Publishing Group 2006; US$ 16.00
Jaroslav Pelikan, widely regarded as one of the most distinguished historians of our day, now provides a clear and engaging account of the Bible?s journey from oral narrative to Hebrew and Greek text to today?s countless editions. Pelikan explores the evolution of the Jewish, Protestant, and Catholic versions and the development of the printing press... more...
- BRILL 2009; US$ 182.00
Presenting the extant textual material of the ?Plagues Narrative? in Exodus 7:14?11:10 in a complete synopsis, this book offers a full registration/description and detailed text-critical evaluation of all text-critical variants in MT, LXX, SamP, 4QpaleoExodm, 4QpaleoGen-Exodl, 2QExoda, 4QExodc, 4QGen-Exoda and 4QExodj. more...
- BRILL 2007; US$ 196.00
Contemporary scholars have sharply disagreed over the importance of the loquacious women of "Liber Antiquitatum Biblicarum," Using the methods of contemporary Cognitive Linguistics, "Ideology and Metaphor" develops a systematic, replicable reading of the text and its characters, showing how Pseudo-Philo uses these women's stories... more...
- BRILL 2006; US$ 226.00
The book interprets Hebrews against the background of ancient synagogue preaching and liturgy. It argues that the text is an exhortative homily for Tisha be-Av, founded upon readings from Exod 31:18?32:35 and Jer 31:31?34. This hermeneutical key opens new perspectives on Hebrews. ***** Die Untersuchung deutet den Hebräer(brief) auf dem Hintergrund... more...