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Rewritten biblical figures / edited by Erkki Koskenniemi and Pekka Lindqvist.

Publication:
Turku, Finland : Åbo Akademi University ; Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 2010.
Series:
Studies in rewritten Bible; 3.
Studies in rewritten Bible ; 3
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 310 p. ; 21 cm.
Subjects:
Patriarchs (Bible) -- Congresses.
Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History.
Contents:
Gen 49:8-12 and its interpretation in antiquity : a methodological approach to understanding of the rewritten Bible / Anti Laato
Typological use of traditions of the Jacob cycle in the book of Malachi / Lotta Valve
Ben Sira's view of Elijah (Sir 48:1-11) / Pancratius C. Beentjes
Abraham's last day according to the Book of Jubilees (Jub. 22:1-23:8) / Jacques van Ruiten
Abraham in the Genesis Apocryphon / Michael Becker
Emotional plausibility in Josephus's rewritten Genesis / Folker Siegert
Joseph and Potiphar's wife (Gen 39:6b-20) : a retold story used in early Jewish ethical instruction / Erkki Koskennemi
The rewritten broken tablets / Pekka Lindqvist
Rewritten Jephthah (Judg 11:29-40) / Michaela Bauks
Paul and the patriarchs of the Hebrew Bible / Lukas Bormann
Joseph and his Egyptian family in the interpretation of Origen and the early rabbis / Anna Tzvekova-Glaser
Ephraem's Joseph / Martin Tamcke
Cain, ruler over the cave : gnostic views on Cain in anti-heretical writings and Nag Hammadi texts / Lautaro Roig Lanzillotta
Jacob's blessings in medieval Jewish exegesis / Mariano G. Aranda
The patriarchs and the creation in Megillat ha-Megalleh : Abraham Bar Hiyya and biblical interpretation / Hannu Töyrylä
The story of Joseph in Islamic literature / Jaakko Hämeen-Anttila.
Notes:
"The core of this volume consists of the contributions of two conferences, the first ... held in Koblenz, Germany in 2007, ... and the second in Karkku, Finland in 2008."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Koskenniemi, Erkki.
Lindqvist, Pekka.
ISBN:
9789521224539
9521224533
OCLC:
696162324
Publisher Number:
99942429717
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