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Introduction to the Apocrypha: Jewish Books in Christian Bibles

Lawrence M. Wills

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780300248791
eISBN:
9780300258769
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300248791.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The Apocrypha or deuterocanonical texts of the Bible were Jewish texts that were included in Christian Old Testaments over and above the books of the Jewish Bible, although in the ancient period both ... More


Canons of the Old Testament

J. Barton

in Text in Context: Essays by Members of the Society for Old Testament Study

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780198263913
eISBN:
9780191601187
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198263910.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This is the third of five chapters on the text of the Old Testament. It aims to trace the development of a canon (or several slightly different canons) of the Old Testament, and to examine some ways ... More


The Son of Man–Enoch in the Similitudes of the Ethiopic Book of Enoch

Peter Schäfer

in Two Gods in Heaven: Jewish Concepts of God in Antiquity

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780691181325
eISBN:
9780691199894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691181325.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter highlights the next prominent focal point of the Son of Man concept that originates from Daniel, the so-called Similitudes. The Similitudes are part of the Ethiopic Book of Enoch and are ... More


The Ethiopic Version

BRUCE M. METZGER

in The Early Versions of the New Testament: Their Origin, Transmission, and Limitations

Published in print:
1977
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198261704
eISBN:
9780191682209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198261704.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies, Early Christian Studies

This chapter discusses the introduction of Christianity into Ethiopia and the early manuscripts of the Ethiopic version of the New Testament. Many modern scholars date the origin of the Ethiopic ... More


Introduction

Lawrence M. Wills

in Introduction to the Apocrypha: Jewish Books in Christian Bibles

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780300248791
eISBN:
9780300258769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300248791.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The introduction provides the background for the discussion of “Apocrypha” and “deuterocanonical” as terms that have been used to describe the Jewish texts that were included in Christian Old ... More


Historical Texts

Lawrence M. Wills

in Introduction to the Apocrypha: Jewish Books in Christian Bibles

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780300248791
eISBN:
9780300258769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300248791.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

Chapter two treats the Jewish history texts of the Apocrypha. The salient characteristics of history in Greece and Israel are discussed, including the fact that histories tend to begin by ... More


Enoch from Antiquity to the Middle Ages, Volume I: Sources From Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

John Reeves and Annette Yoshiko Reed

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198718413
eISBN:
9780191787683
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198718413.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This book provides scholars with a comprehensive collection of core references extracted from Jewish, Christian, and Muslim literature to a plethora of ancient writings associated with the name of ... More


The curiosity-driven lexicography of a whole language: Romani

John Considine

in Small Dictionaries and Curiosity: Lexicography and Fieldwork in Post-Medieval Europe

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198785019
eISBN:
9780191827211
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785019.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Lexicography, English Language

Speakers of Romani were present in Europe in the fifteenth century, and their language began to be documented in the sixteenth. Early Romani wordlists from Austria, England or Scotland, and France ... More


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