Adam, Satan, and the King of Tyre

The Interpretation of Ezekiel 28:11-19 in Late Antiquity

Hector M. Patmore, Protestant Theological University of the Netherlands

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€102,00
$136.00
ISBN13: 
9789004207226
E-ISBN: 
9789004208803
Publication Date: 
February 2012
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 262 pp.
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ISSN: 
1388-2074
Volume: 
20

Edited by A. Houtman Protestant Theological University Amsterdam/Groningen, M.J.H.M. Poorthuis University of Tilburg, J. Schwartz Bar-Ilan University, Y. Turner Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies

Sacrifice is part of many religions. While the actual ritual has often been abolished, the concept remains alive through stories, rituals, calendars and art. The essays in this book discuss the concept from various social, historical and intellectual contexts ranging from the pre-historical...
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Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284159
Expected: 
December 2014

Alberdina Houtman, Protestant Theological University, Eveline van Staalduine-Sulman, VU University and Hans-Martin Kirn, Protestant Theological University

A Jewish Targum in a Christian World presents a variety of articles around 1. The Use and Function of Targum in Europe; 2. Editing Targum Texts and their Latin Translations; 3. Christians Studying Targum Texts.
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Volume: 
27
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004267817
Publication date: 
February 2014

Edited by Randall Buth and R. Steven Notley

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...
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Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004263406
Publication date: 
March 2014

Shulamit Laderman, Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies

The book presents new figurative models of interchange between Judaism and Christianity. It demonstrates the nexus connecting the account of Creation and the Tabernacle using Jewish and Christian texts and artistic images from late antiquity to the late Middle Ages.
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Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233249
Publication date: 
May 2013

Emmanouela Grypeou, University of Oxford & Helen Spurling, University of Southampton

This volume examines the relationship between rabbinic and Christian exegetical writings on the book of Genesis in the Eastern Roman Empire and Mesopotamia, and illuminates the history of relations between Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity.
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Volume: 
24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004245525
Publication date: 
March 2013

Ilia M. Rodov, Bar-Ilan University

The book explores the patronage, formation, and symbolism of the Renaissance Torah ark in Polish synagogues.
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Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004242845
Publication date: 
February 2013

Stéphanie E. Binder, Bar-Ilan University

This work compares two third century texts on idolatry: Tertullian's De Idolatria and the rabbinic Mishnah Avodah Zarah, against the background of modern discussions of the “parting of the ways” between Jews and Christians.
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Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004234789
Publication date: 
November 2012

David J. Wertheim

This study chronicles Spinoza’s German-Jewish popularity during the years of the Weimar Republic (1918-1933), explaining it from the political moral and intellectual paradoxes with which Weimar Germany confronted its Jews.
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Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004207219
Publication date: 
September 2011

F.J.E. Boddens Hosang

Council texts from the eastern and western Mediterranean allow us to see how close relations were between Christians and Jews in late antiquity. These texts give precise descriptions of the continuing close relations between the ordinary faithful Christians and Jews on a daily basis.
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Volume: 
19
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004182554
Publication date: 
March 2010

Edited by E. Grypeou & H. Spurling

This collection of essays examines exegetical encounters between Christians and Jews on the book of Genesis. Eminent scholars present outstanding studies on the subject of ‘Exegetical Encounter’ to illuminate the history of relations between Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity.
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Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177277
Publication date: 
October 2009

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