The first Bible of the church : a plea for the Septuagint /

The First Bible of the Church describes of the shape of the Jewish Bible at the time of the New Testament, with a special focus on the significance of the Greek translation, the Septuagint. The Jewish defence of the Septuagint version and its reception into the early Church makes it a representative...

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Author / Creator:Müller, Mogens.
Imprint:Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, ©1996.
Description:1 online resource (163 pages).
Language:English
Series:Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 206
Copenhagen international seminar ; 1
Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 206.
Copenhagen international seminar ; 1.
Subject:Bible. -- Old Testament. -- Greek -- Versions -- Septuagint.
Bible. -- A.T. -- Grec -- Versions -- Septante.
Bible. -- New Testament -- Relation avec l'Ancien Testament.
Bible -- Histoire.
Bible. -- A.T. -- Histoire.
Bible. -- A.T. -- Grec -- Versions -- Septante -- Histoire.
Bible. -- Old Testament.
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament.
Septuaginta.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11183875
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ISBN:9780567634177
0567634175
185075571X
9781850755715
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-155) and indexes.
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Summary:The First Bible of the Church describes of the shape of the Jewish Bible at the time of the New Testament, with a special focus on the significance of the Greek translation, the Septuagint. The Jewish defence of the Septuagint version and its reception into the early Church makes it a representative of the Jewish Bible tradition fully on a par with the Hebrew Bible. This fact is especially important because the Septuagint is extensively used in the New Testament writings, whereby it-and not the Hebrew Bible (the Masoretic text)-is the most obvious candidate for the title of the first Bible of.
Other form:Print version: Müller, Mogens. First Bible of the church. Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, ©1996 185075571X 9781850755715
Table of Contents:
  • Preface; Abbreviations; Synopsis of the Content of Biblia Hebraica, Septuagint and Vulgate; Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION; Chapter 2 THE JEWISH BIBLE AT THE TIME OF THE NEW TESTAMENT; Chapter 3 JEWISH DEFENCE OF THE GREEK TRANSLATION OF THE LAW; Chapter 4 THE RECEPTION OF THE SEPTUAGINT LEGEND INTO THE CHURCH UP TO AND INCLUDING AUGUSTINE; Chapter 5 HEBRAICA SIVE GRAECA VERITAS?; Chapter 6 VETUS TESTAMENTUM IN NOVO RECEPTUM; Chapter 7 CONCLUSION; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors.