By Hanne von Weissenberg,Juha Pakkala,Marko Marttila
The articles during this quantity examine adjustments in texts that grew to become to be considered as holy and unchangeable in Judaism and Christianity. the amount seeks to attract realization to the “empirical” facts from Qumran, the Septuagint in addition to from passages within the Hebrew Scriptures which have been formed via different texts. The contributions are divided into 3 major sections: the 1st part offers with methodological questions relating textual alterations. the second one part includes concrete examples from the Hebrew Bible, Qumran and Septuagint on how the texts have been replaced, corrected, edited and interpreted. The contributions of the 3rd part will examine the overall impact and influence of Deuteronomistic ideology and phrasing on later texts.
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Changes in Scripture: Rewriting and Interpreting Authoritative Traditions in the Second Temple Period (Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft) by Hanne von Weissenberg,Juha Pakkala,Marko Marttila