Seventy sevens are decreed : a canonical approach to Daniel 9:24-27 /

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Author / Creator:Haydon, Ronald, author.
Imprint:Winona Lake, Indiana : Eisenbrauns, [2016]
Description:1 online resource
Language:English
Series:Journal of Theological Interpretation Supplements ; 15
Journal of theological interpretation supplements ; 15.
Subject:Bible. -- Daniel, IX, 24-27 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Prophets.
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Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11756595
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ISBN:9781575064369
1575064367
9781575064352
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:Few passages in the Old Testament are as enigmatic as Daniel 9:24-27. It makes sense, therefore, that a myriad of interpretations surround these four verses. Expanding on Brevard Childs's brief work on Daniel, Haydon responds to this question with a canonical approach to Dan 9:24-27: reading a text that is shaped to include future generations of faithful interpreters. The first part lays the groundwork for a canonical approach. Whereas most biblical scholars read Daniel 9 through the lens of historical- and composition-critical tools, Childs and his readers frame the chapter within the larger.
Other form:Print version: Haydon, Ronald. Seventy sevens are decreed. Winona Lake, Indiana : Eisenbrauns, [2016] 9781575064352