Purity, holiness, and identity in Judaism and Christianity : essays in memory of Susan Haber / edited by Carl S. Ehrlich, Anders Runesson and Eileen Schuller.

Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, [2013]
x, 313 pages : illustration ; 24 cm.
Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament; 305.
Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament

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Purity, Ritual -- Judaism -- History of doctrines.
Purity, Ritual -- Christianity -- History of doctrines.
Holiness -- Judaism.
Holiness -- Christianity.
Haber, Susan, 1957-2006.
A brief biography and appreciation / David C. Seed
Miqraʼ Qodesh and the structure of Leviticus 23 / Baruch J. Schwartz
Everyman's judgment cometh from the LORD: popular perception of the primary purpose of the cult / Eric Grossman
Purity matters in the Book of Chronicles: a kind of prolegomenon / Ehud Ben Zvi
Do you have to be pure in a metaphorical temple? Sanctuary metaphors and construction of sacred space in the Dead Sea scrolls and Paul's letters / Cecilia Wassen
Is nothing sacred? Holiness in the writings of Paul / Stephen Westerholm
The Temple cleansing and the death of Jesus / Adele Reinhartz
Jesus and the zavah: implications for interpreting Mark / Thomas Kazen
Purity, holiness, and the kingdom of heaven in Matthew's narrative world / Anders Runesson
Pollution and purification in Josephus's Judean war / Steve Mason
"The days seemed like years": Thessalos prepares to encounter the god Asklepios / Philip A. Harland
The impact of social and economic status on the experience of martyrdom: a case study of Perpetua and Felicitas / Lily Vuong
Is holiness contagious? / Martin I. Lockshin
Sanctification and shame: Bialik's In the city of slaughter in light of Leviticus and Ezekiel / Yedida Eisenstat
Biblical texts about purity in contemporary Christian lectionaries / Eileen Schuller.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1891 Department of Arts Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Ehrlich, Carl S.
Runesson, Anders.
Schuller, Eileen M., 1946-
Haber, Susan, 1957-2006.
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Class of 1891 Department of Arts Fund.
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