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Title Psalms and Hebrews : studies in reception / edited by Dirk J. Human and Gert J. Steyn
Published New York : T & T Clark, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 299 pages)
Series Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ; 527
T & T Clark library of biblical studies
Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ; 527
T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Contents Hermeneutics of biblical theology, history of religion and the theological substance of two testaments: the reception of Psalms in Hebrews / Eckart Otto -- But is it true? Philosophical theories of truth and the interpretation of Psalms in the book of Hebrews / Jaco W. Gericke -- God abounding in steadfast love: Psalms and Hebrews / Alphonso Groenewald -- Reflections on creation and humankind in Psalm 8, the Septuagint and Hebrews / Gerda de Villiers -- Son, the angels and the odd: Psalm 8 in Hebrews 1 and 2 / Sebastian Fuhrmann -- Messianic interpretation of Psalm 8:4-6 in Hebrews 2:6-9, part I / Leonard P. Maré -- Messianic interpretation of Psalm 8:4-6 in Hebrews 2:6-9, part II / Chris L. De Wet -- LXX Psalm 39:7-10 in Hebrews 10:5-7 / Martin Karrer -- Prophetic voice for Africa from Psalm 95 / Dirk J. Human -- Understanding Psalm 95 within, and without, Hebrews / Christian Frevel -- Reception of Psalm 95(94):7-11 in Hebrews 3-4 / Gert J. Steyn -- From priest-king to king-priest: Psalm 110 and the basic structure of Hebrews / Gert J.C. Jordaan, Pieter Nel -- Psalm 109(110):1-3 in the Septuagint: its translation-critical, tradition-historical, and theological setting / Evangelia G. Dafni -- Versification of the Psalms and the interpretation of the Psalms in Hebrews / Herrie Van Rooy
Summary The reception of early Jewish/Israelite texts in early Christianity provides valuable insights into the hermeneutics of ancient authors and studies in this regard are vital for an understanding of their theology/ies. By focusing particularly on the reception of the Psalms through the hand of the unknown author of Hebrews, Old Testament and New Testament scholars combine forces in this collection to determine the shifts in interpretation of the Psalms that took place during the processes of (re)interpretation within the work of a particular early Christian writer. € By paying careful atten
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Subject Bible. Hebrews -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Genre/Form Kongress
Pretoria (2007)
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Human, Dirk J.
Steyn, Gert Jacobus.
ISBN 0567301486 (electronic bk.)
9780567301482 (electronic bk.)