The Ancient Synagogue from its Origins to 200 C.E.

A Source Book

Anders Runesson, Donald D. Binder & Birger Olsson

Status: 
€151,00
$210.00
ISBN13: 
9789004161160
Publication Year: 
2007
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 332 pp., 23 illus. 1 fold-out map
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1871-6636
Volume: 
72

Edited by Ronit Nikolsky University of Groningen and Tal Ilan, Freie Universität Berlin

In this book various authors explore how rabbinic traditions that were formulated in the Land of Israel migrated to Jewish study houses in Babylonia.
Series: 
Volume: 
89
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004267893
Expected: 
July 2014

Pieter W. van der Horst

The 24 papers in this volume cover a wide range of topics, all of them concerning the religious world of Judaism and Christianity in the Hellenistic, Roman, and early Byzantine era.
Series: 
Volume: 
87
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271043
Publication date: 
March 2014

William den Hollander, Canadian Reformed Theological Seminary

In Josephus, the Emperors, and the City of Rome William den Hollander explores the social circumstances in which Josephus spent the years of his life following his first encounter with Rome, considering particularly his place within the Roman army camp and, later, the imperial capital.
Series: 
Volume: 
86
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264335
Publication date: 
January 2014

Ulrich Huttner, Humboldt University

With Early Christianity in the Lycus Valley Ulrich Huttner offers a microstudy of Christian history in southwestern Asia Minor (first to fifth century C.E.).
Series: 
Volume: 
85
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264168
Publication date: 
November 2013

Amram Tropper, Ben Gurion University

In Simeon the Righteous in Rabbinic Literature: A Legend Reinvented, Amram Tropper investigates the rabbinic traditions about Simeon the Righteous, a renowned Jewish leader of Second Temple times, and the history of their formation.
Series: 
Volume: 
84
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004244986
Publication date: 
January 2013

Junghwa Choi

Reconstructing Jewish political leadership of the late Second Temple and Talmudic periods, this book suggests that the period between two great revolts is the best period to study leadership dynamics.
Series: 
Volume: 
83
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004245167
Publication date: 
June 2013

Aaron Sherwood

In Paul and The Restoration of Humanity in Light of Ancient Jewish Traditions, Aaron Sherwood questions the assumption of universalism in Pauline thought, demonstrating that relevant Pauline traditions depict a particularly Israelite restoration of humanity that perhaps plays a generative role in...
Series: 
Volume: 
82
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004235434
Publication date: 
October 2012

Edited by / herausgegeben von Cilliers Breytenbach, Humboldt-Univerität zu Berlin & Jörg Frey, Universität Zürich

Refering to Hengel/Schwemer, Hurtado and their view of Early Christianity, the Reflections on Early Christian History of Religion document a scholarly discussion of problems and possibilities of studying and presenting Christian religion in Roman Antiquity. Mit Bezug auf Hengel und...
Series: 
Volume: 
81
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004230651
Publication date: 
October 2012

herausgegeben von Sebastian Fuhrmann, Westfälische Wilhelms-Univertät Münster und Regina Grundmann, Westfälische Wilhelms-Univertät Münster

Voluntary death plays a central role in various discourses of the Hebrew Bible, Second Temple Period Judaism, Early Christianity and its pagan environment, Rabbinic Judaism as well as in Islam. The established concepts of martyrdom are challenged. Das freiwillige Sterben spielt eine...
Series: 
Volume: 
80
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004226302
Publication date: 
September 2012

Donald T. Ariel & Jean-Philippe Fontanille

A comprehensive reappraisal of Herod the Great’s coinage is undertaken. Hoard and archaeological evidence, together with iconographic, epigraphic and numismatic observations, contribute to innovative interpretations of the coins, a new relative chronology, and some historical ‘pegs&...
Series: 
Volume: 
79
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004208018
Publication date: 
December 2011

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