Between Philology and Theology: Contributions to the Study of Ancient Jewish Interpretation
ISBN/ASIN: 9004243933,9789004243934 | 2012 | English | pdf | 210/211 pages | 5.25 Mb
Publisher: BRILL | Author: Florentino Garcia Martinez
Florentino García Martínez illuminates the nexus between philology and theology. The essays engage ancient Jewish texts such as Philo, the Dead Sea Scrolls, Jubilees, 4 Ezra and the Targumim, and focus on how ancient Jewish writers interpreted and transformed biblical traditions and how these new interpretations shape theological concepts.