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Author Henze, Matthias
Title Fourth Ezra and Second Baruch : Reconstruction after the Fall
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2013
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (472 pages)
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Series Supplements to the Journal for the Study of Judaism Ser
Supplements to the Journal for the Study of Judaism Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- PART ONE. INTRODUCTION -- Matthias Henze - 4 Ezra and 2 Baruch: The Status Quaestionis -- PART TWO. 4 EZRA, 2 BARUCH AND PRE-70 CE JEWISH LITERATURE -- Devorah Dimant - 4 Ezra and 2 Baruch in Light of Qumran Literature -- Gabriele Boccaccini - The Evilness of Human Nature in 1 Enoch, Jubilees, Paul, and 4 Ezra: A Second Temple Jewish Debate -- PART THREE. PSEUDEPIGRAPHY IN 4 EZRA AND 2 BARUCH -- John J. Collins - Enoch and Ezra -- Hindy Najman - Traditionary Processes and Textual Unity in 4 Ezra -- Lorenzo DiTommaso - Who is the 'I' of 4 Ezra? -- PART FOUR. A CLOSE READING OF 4 EZRA AND 2 BARUCH -- Loren T. Stuckenbruck - Ezra's Vision of the Lady: Form and Function of a Turning Point -- Lutz Doering - The Epistle of Baruch and Its Role in 2 Baruch -- Benjamin E. Reynolds - The Otherworldly Mediators in 4 Ezra and 2 Baruch: A Comparison with Angelic Mediators in Ascent Apocalypses and in Daniel, Ezekiel, and Zechariah -- Balazs Tamasi - Baruch as a Prophet in 2 Baruch -- PART FIVE. THE SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL CONTEXT OF 4 EZRA AND 2 BARUCH -- Lester L. Grabbe - 4 Ezra and 2 Baruch in Social and Historical Perspective -- Pierluigi Piovanelli - Why Ezra and not Enoch? Rewriting the Script of the First Exile with the Hope for a Prompt Restoration of Zion's Fortunes -- PART SIX. 4 EZRA, 2 BARUCH, AND EARLY CHRISTIANITY -- Adela Yarbro Collins - The Uses of Apocalyptic Eschatology -- George W.E. Nickelsburg - A New Testament Reader's Guide to 2 Baruch: Or a 2 Baruch Reader's Guide to the New Testament -- Alexander Toepel - On a Possible Baptismal Background of 4 Ezra 13:3-6 -- Eugen J. Pentiuc - The Nature of the Resurrected Bodies in 2 Baruch and the New Testament -- PART SEVEN. 4 EZRA, 2 BARUCH, AND POST-70 CE JEWISH LITERATURE -- Daniel Boyarin - Enoch, Ezra, and the Jewishness of "High Christology
Steven D. Fraade - 4 Ezra and 2 Baruch with the (Dis-) Advantage of Rabbinic Hindsight -- PART EIGHT. THE NACHLEBEN OF 4 EZRA AND 2 BARUCH -- Karina Martin Hogan - The Preservation of 4 Ezra in the Vulgate: Thanks to Ambrose, not Jerome -- Liv Ingeborg Lied - Nachleben and Textual Identity: Variants and Variance in the Reception History of 2 Baruch -- Index of Modern Authors -- Index of Ancient Sources
This volume covers a wide range of topics around 4 Ezra and 2 Baruch, two Jewish apocalypses of the first century CE, including their place of origin and their similarities with the Qumran literature, with early Rabbinic and with Christian texts
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Henze, Matthias Fourth Ezra and Second Baruch : Reconstruction after the Fall Leiden : BRILL,c2013 9789004258679
Subject Bible. -- Apocrypha. -- Esdras, 2nd -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.;Syriac Apocalypse of Baruch -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Alt Author Boccaccini, Gabriele
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