Book of Jubilees

Written By James VanderKam
Book of Jubilees
  • Publsiher : A&C Black
  • Release : 01 July 2001
  • ISBN : 1850757674
  • Pages : 166 pages
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Download or read book entitled Book of Jubilees by author: James VanderKam which was release on 01 July 2001 and published by A&C Black with total page 166 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Book of Jubilees, a Jewish retelling of Genesis and the first half of Exodus, was an important work for the community of the Dead Sea Scrolls. This Guide, following the format of this successful series, gives an introduction to Jubilees that covers its dating, its textual history and its purpose; a survey of its theological teachings and themes; and a section-by-section commentary that includes a comparison of its divergences from Genesis and the meaning and emphasis of each section. This volume, by the leading authority on Jubilees, provides the very best introduction for the student and scholar to one of the most important texts of Early Judaism.

Book of Jubilees

Book of Jubilees
  • Author : James VanderKam
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2001-07-01
  • Total pages : 166
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : The Book of Jubilees, a Jewish retelling of Genesis and the first half of Exodus, was an important work for the community of the Dead Sea Scrolls. This Guide, following the format of this successful series, gives an introduction to Jubilees that covers its dating, its textual history and its ...

Ancient Book of Jubilees

Ancient Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Ken Johnson
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2013-06
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : Almost lost over the centuries, the Book of Jubilees was retrieved from the Ethiopic language, translated into English by R. H. Charles, and was recently found among the Dead Sea Scrolls. The Book of Jubilees is also called the Little Genesis, Book of Divisions, and the Apocalypse of Moses. It ...

The Book of Jubilees

The Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Timothy Schwab
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-11
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : Explore the Book of Jubilees like never before with Maps of Noah's Division of the Earth, the Ark Landing, Garden of Eden Location and the true division of the entire Earth. We can all finally understand Biblical geography rather than sketchy guessing based on etymologies of different unrelated languages. The ...

The Book of Jubilees

The Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Anonymous
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-04-04
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : Chiefly reflecting the content of Genesis and Exodus, this apocryphal work offers material not found in the Bible concerning the Fall, angels, the Flood, the Tower of Babel, and many other fascinating subjects....

The Book of Jubilees Or Little Genesis

The Book of Jubilees  Or Little Genesis
  • Author : R. H. Charles
  • Publisher : Martino Fine Books
  • Release Date : 2010-04
  • Total pages : 226
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : 2010 Reprint of 1917 Edition. The Book of Jubilees, sometimes called the Lesser Genesis, is an ancient Jewish religious text. It was well known to Early Christian writers in the East and the West, as well as by the Hebrews. Later it was so thoroughly suppressed that no complete Hebrew, Greek or ...

Abraham in the Book of Jubilees

Abraham in the Book of Jubilees
  • Author : J.T.A.G.M. van Ruiten,J. van (Jacques) Ruiten
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2012-11-09
  • Total pages : 383
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : In Abraham in the Book of Jubilees Jacques van Ruiten offers a systematic analysis of one of the most important and extensive Second Temple Jewish treatments of the figure of Abraham (Jub. 11:14-23:8)....

The Book of Jubilees

The Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Anonymous
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-03-27
  • Total pages : 155
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : The Book of Jubilees, or, as it is sometimes called, "the little Genesis," purports to be a revelation given by God to Moses through the medium of an angel, and containing a history, divided up into jubilee-periods of forty-nine years, from the creation to the coming of Moses. Though the ...

The Book of Jubilees

The Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Tov Rose
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2016-02-01
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : The Book of Jubilees, sometimes called Lesser Genesis (Leptogenesis), is an ancient Jewish religious work of 50 chapters, considered canonical by the Ethiopian Orthodox Church as well as Beta Israel (Ethiopian Jews), where it is known as the Book of Division (Ge'ez: Mets'hafe Kufale). Jubilees is considered one of the pseudepigrapha ...

A Walk Through Jubilees

A Walk Through Jubilees
  • Author : James L. Kugel
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2012-03-02
  • Total pages : 434
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : An extensive commentary on the Book of Jubilees, followed by a series of chapters exploring the possibility that the book had more than one author, as well as its relationship to the Genesis Apocryphon, the Aramaic Levi Document, 4Q225 Pseudo-Jubilees, and the writings of Philo of Alexandria....

The Book of Jubilees

The Book of Jubilees
  • Author : R. H. Charles
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
  • Release Date : 2013-12-05
  • Total pages : 190
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : The Book of Jubilees is in certain limited aspects the most important book in this volume for the student of religion. Without it we could of course have inferred from Ezra and Nehemiah, the Priests' Code, and the later chapters of Zechariah the supreme position that the law had achieved ...

The Book of Jubilees

The Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Michael Segal
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : In light of numerous contradictions between passages in Jubilees, this study proposes a new, literary-critical method to understand the development of the book. This analysis is significant for the interpretation of the diverse ideological and theological viewpoints found in Jubilees....

The Empowerment of Women in the Book of Jubilees

The Empowerment of Women in the Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Betsy Halpern Amaru
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 182
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : An examination of biblical interpretation, this work explores the unusual interest in the characterizations of women in the "Book of Jubilees," written in the second century BCE....

Studies in the Book of Jubilees

Studies in the Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Matthias Albani,Jörg Frey,Armin Lange
  • Publisher : Mohr Siebeck
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : Read online Studies in the Book of Jubilees written by Matthias Albani,Jörg Frey,Armin Lange, published by Mohr Siebeck which was released on 1997. Download full Studies in the Book of Jubilees Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Subversion of the Apocalypses in the Book of Jubilees

The Subversion of the Apocalypses in the Book of Jubilees
  • Author : Todd R. Hanneken
  • Publisher : Society of Biblical Lit
  • Release Date : 2012-06-03
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : In spite of some scholars’ inclination to include the book of Jubilees as another witness to “Enochic Judaism,” the relationship of Jubilees to the apocalyptic writings and events surrounding the Maccabean revolt has never been adequately clarified. This book builds on scholarship on genre to establish a clear pattern among ...

Biblical Interpretation in the Book of Jubilees

Biblical Interpretation in the Book of Jubilees
  • Author : John C. Endres
  • Publisher : Catholic Biblical Assn of Amer
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 284
  • ISBN : 1850757674
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Summary : This study of Jubilees 19-30 (Jacob traditions) focuses on the author's redaction of biblical tradition in Genesis 23-34, especially the additions to and deletions from the tradition. Two questions arise consistently: how did the writer interpret/redact the story, and what did he propose (theological tendencies)? The focal point is ...