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Title The revelation of the name YHWH to Moses : perspectives from Judaism, the pagan Graeco-Roman world, and early Christianity / edited by George H. van Kooten
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 264 pages)
Series Themes in biblical narrative, 1388-3909 ; v. 9
Themes in biblical narrative ; v. 9. 1388-3909
Contents What's in the divine name? : Exodus 3 in Biblical and rabbinic tradition / Wout Jac. van Bekkum -- Bare feet and holy ground : excursive remarks on Exodus 3:5 and its reception / Eibert Tigchelaar -- YHWH's name in the Aaronic blessing (Num 6:22-27) / Horst Seebass -- The name in Kings and Chronicles / Eep Talstra -- A burning bush on the stage : the rewriting of Exodus 3:1-4:17 in Ezekiel Tragicus, Exagoge 90-131 / Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten -- "God tempted Moses for seven days" : the bush revelation in rabbinic literature / Ronit Nikolsky -- Moses/Musaeus/Mochos and his god Yahweh, Iao, and Sabaoth, seem from a Graeco-Roman perspective / George H. van Kooten -- Platonism in the Bible : Numenius of Apamea on Exodus and eternity / M.F. Burnyeat -- Does it matter to call God Zeus? : Origen, Contra Celsum I 24-25 against the Greek intellectuals on divine names / Robbert M. van den Berg -- The name above all names (Philippians 2:9) / Bert-Jan Lietaert Peerbolte -- Jesus and the divine name in the Gospel of John / Riemer Roukema -- Philo of Alexandria and Gregory of Nyssa on Moses at the burning bush / Albert C. Geljon -- The revelation of the unknowable God in Coptic Gnostic texts / Gerard P. Luttikhuizen
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bible. Exodus, III, V -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
God -- Name -- Comparative studies.
Greece -- Religion.
Rome -- Religion.
Form Electronic book
Author Kooten, Geurt Hendrik van, 1969-
LC no. 2006042947
ISBN 904741103X (electronic bk.)
9789047411031 (electronic bk.)