The Language Environment of First Century Judaea

The Language Environment of First Century Judaea

Author: Randall Buth

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9789004264410

Category: Religion

Page: 464

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The Language Environment of First Century Judea challenges the long-held assumption of New Testament scholarship that only two languages, Aramaic and Greek, were in common use in the land of Israel in the first century. Hebrew should now be moved out of its restricted, marginal status within first-century language use and with significant implicati
Orientation to the History of Roman Judaea
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Steve Mason
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-09 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

No field of study is livelier than the history of Roman-era Judaea (ca. 200 BC to AD 400). Bold reinterpretations of texts and new archaeological discoveries prompt us constantly to rethink assumptions. What kind of religion was Judaism? How did Jews--and Christians--relate to Roman imperial power? Should we speak of
Paul and God's Temple
Language: en
Pages: 483
Authors: Albert L. A. Hogeterp
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Peeters Publishers

Paul addresses his readers as God's Temple in his Letters to the Corinthians, which are among the earliest documents of Christianity. This volume provides a synthesis of the historical and exegetical dimensions to Paul's cultic imagery. Previous theories (spiritualisation, substitution, comparative religions approach) cannot stand in view of the analysis
The Language Environment of First Century Judaea
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Randall Buth, R.Steven Notley
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-07 - Publisher: BRILL

The Language Environment of First Century Judea challenges the long-held assumption of New Testament scholarship that only two languages, Aramaic and Greek, were in common use in the land of Israel in the first century. Hebrew should now be moved out of its restricted, marginal status within first-century language use
The Conquerors of Palestine Through Forty Centuries
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: H. O. Lock
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-01 - Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.

Written from a soldier's point of view, The Conquerors of Palestine is one cohesive account, collected from the stories and research of many sources, of the history of invasions in Palestine over forty centuries. It includes an Introduction by both General Sir Edmund Allenby and author M.O. Lock, chapters for
Rhetoric and Reference in the Fourth Gospel
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Margaret Davies
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-10-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

This innovative study attempts a comprehensive reading of the Fourth Gospel so as to make sense of its theology, anthropology and history. The most valuable insights of structuralism and reader-response criticism have been taken up, without ignoring what those methods ignore, namely, questions intrinsically related to the Fourth Gospel itself.