The Reception and Interpretation of the Bible in Late Antiquity

Proceedings of the Montréal Colloquium in Honour of Charles Kannengiesser, 11-13 October 2006

edited by Lorenzo DiTommaso & Lucian Turcescu

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9789004167155
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9789047442127
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August 2008
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Hardback
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xxviii, 612 pp.
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1542-1295
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6
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7
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Hardback
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9789004191297
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November 2010

Robert C. Hill

The work examines the approach of the Antioch Fathers to the Old Testament. If they shared an ignorance of the original language with the Fathers generally, their form of the Greek Bible was distinctive, as was their style of commentary and in particular their accent on the factual and...
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5
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004145382
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August 2005

Angela Russell Christman

“What Did Ezekiel See?” demonstrates how patristic commentators, through careful attention to Ezekiel 1, its relation to other biblical books, and the emerging interpretive tradition, found this text to illuminate theological issues concerning the Bible’s unity, knowledge of God...
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4
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004145375
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August 2005

Elizabeth Ann Dively Lauro

Lauro discusses the theologian Origen’s employment of three distinct senses of scriptural meaning (pertaining to the body, soul, and spirit) within his exegetical theory and practice and demonstrates how they interrelate to facilitate his audience’s spiritual transformation.
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3
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9780391041998
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February 2005
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Volume: 
2
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9780391041769
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August 2004

Charles Kannengiesser

Through this comprehensive Handbook, the reader will obtain a balanced and cohesive picture of the Early Church. It gives an overall view of the reception, transmission, and interpretation of the Bible in the life and thought of the Church during the first five centuries of Christianity.
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1
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004098152
Publication date: 
August 2004