Congress Volume: Jerusalem 1986 by John A. Emerton

By John A. Emerton

The foreign association for the learn of the outdated testomony, which had formerly held all its Congresses in Europe, went outdoor that continent for the 1st time in 1986 and visited the land the place many of the occasions recorded within the outdated testomony came about. The Congress was once held from 24 to 29 August below the Presidency of Professor Benjamin Mazar on the Hebrew college of Jerusalem, and the remaining ceremonial dinner was once held within the Knesset. The Secretary of the Congress was once Professor Avi Hurvitz, additionally of the Hebrew collage, assisted by way of Mrs Janet Amitai with nice potency. these attending the Congress got the chance to work out locations of biblical curiosity, either on a trip to websites of archaeological discoveries in Jerusalem in the course of the Congress and on box journeys and an day trip ahead of and after. moreover, there has been a trip to the Israel Museum and the Shrine of the publication, which include rather a lot of significance for biblical students. there have been additionally invites to go to the nationwide and college Library, the British tuition of Archaeology in Jerusalem, and the Nelson Glueck university of Biblical Archaeology of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of faith. As ordinary, students from many nations attended the Congress, and it was once pleasurable quantity from japanese Europe have been in a position to be present.
This quantity includes many of the papers learn on the Congress. Professor James Barr's paper, "The distribution of plene and faulty spellings within the Masoretic textual content: its contribution to the examine of textual content and language", doesn't seem the following simply because its subject material will shape a part of the ebook of his Schweich Lectures on the British Academy in 1986.

Show description

Read Online or Download Congress Volume: Jerusalem 1986 PDF

Similar interior decorating books

Drawing for Interior Designers

Это практическое руководство с целью помочь начинающим дизайнерам интерьера научиться рисовать профессионально выглядящий дизайн интерьера.

A Muslim Theologian in the Sectarian Milieu: Abd al-Jabbar and the Critique of Christian Origins (Islamic History and Civilization)

In 385 AH/AD 995 the Qadi 'Abd al-Jabbar, popular for his Mu'tazili theological writings, wrote the affirmation of the Proofs of Prophecy, a piece that features a inventive polemic opposed to Christianity. 'Abd al-Jabbar reinterprets the Bible, Church historical past (especially the lives of Paul and Constantine) and Christian perform to argue that Christians replaced the Islamic faith of Jesus.

Silanes and Other Coupling Agents, Vol. 3

This quantity chronicles the court cases of the Fourth foreign Symposium on Silanes and different Coupling brokers held less than the aegis of MST meetings, LLC in Orlando, FL, June 11-13, 2003. Silanes were used for approximately part a century as coupling brokers / adhesion promoters to advertise adhesion among distinctive fabrics in a number of occasions, e.

Logic and the Imperial Stoa

The most argument of this e-book, opposed to a triumphing orthodoxy, is that the learn of good judgment was once an important - and a favored - a part of stoic philosophy within the early imperial interval. The argument is based totally on special analyses of convinced texts within the Discourses of Epictetus. It comprises a few account of logical 'analysis', of 'hypothetical' reasoning, and of 'changing' arguments.

Additional info for Congress Volume: Jerusalem 1986

Example text

In xxi 2-6 werden bekanntlich die grundlegenden Rechte des (iibiid (ibrif! geregelt, besonders der Ubergang in Freiheit oder Dauersklaverei. Es folgt in v. 7-11 Entsprechendes fiir die )iimii, besonders Fragen der sexuellen Zuordnung und eventuellen Freiheit. tlm zeigt ihre groBe Bedeutung. Sie wird noch groBer, wenn man sieht, daB der gesamte Abschnitt iiber die Korperverletzungen (xxi 18-32) durch das Thema "Sklaven" strukturiert wird. In v. 18-32 werden dreimal nacheinander Delikte gegen Freie abgehandelt, jedesmal gefolgt von analogen oder doch verwandten Fallen fiir Sklaven.

X 1-2). 33 Fur beide Teile des Bundesbuches getrennt - und dann erst recht fur ihr Zusammenkommen - ist, so denke ich, eine Datierung in die Konigszeit und vor das Deuteronomium unabweisbar. Viele weitere Probleme losen sich so, etwa das von der Niihe wie Distanz zu Sache und Sprache des Deuteronomiums. Bei einem Ansatz mehrere J ahrhunderte fruher muBte sonst, wie ein verriiterischer Ausdruck Halbes sagt, ein Weg des Bundesbuches in den "Untergrund" bis zur deuteronomischen Bewegung angenommen werden,34 und das hieBe ja auch: nicht als Geltung beanspruchende Rechtssetzung.

56 Seine Kompetenz gleicht also der des Mose bzw. des Deuteronomiums selbst. Es muB hier bei Andeutungen bleiben, die weiterer Ausfuhrung bedurfen. Wenn man von der m. E. lligsten Zuge, das ist der Kern der These, durch die Annahme einer Herkunft von der Institution des Jerusalemer Obergerichts verstandlich gemacht werden. 52 Es mag hier der Hinweis auf Formulierungen wie Dtn. xxxiii 8, 10; Has. viii 12, sowie die Schilderung priesterlicher Orakelerteilungen in den Davidgeschichten (1 Sam. , xxx 7-8) geniigen.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.43 of 5 – based on 12 votes