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Title The Decalogue in Jewish and Christian tradition / edited by Henning Graf Reventlow and Yair Hoffman
Published New York : T & T Clark, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 172 pages) : illustrations
Series Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ; 509
T & T Clark library of biblical studies
Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ; 509
T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Contents The rhetoric of the Ten commandments / Edward L. Greenstein -- Seeing the thunder : narrative images of the Ten commandments / Assnat Bartor -- The status of the Decalogue in the Hebrew Bible / Yair Hoffman -- The Decalogue in Paul, especially in his letter to the Romans / Gottfried Nebe -- "You shall not murder -- You shall not commit adultery" : theological and anthropological radicalization in the letter of James and in the Sermon on the mount / Peter Wick -- Removing the Decalogue from the Shema and phylacteries : the historical implications / Aharon Oppenheimer -- The Decalogue in Augustine's theology / Wilhelm Geerlings -- Natural law and commandments : conditions for the reception of the Decalogue since the Reformation / Christofer Frey -- The Ten commandments in Luther's catechisms / Henning Graf Reventlow -- The good, the bad and the undecided : cultural echoes of the Decalogue : an educational perspective / Franz-Heinrich Beyer and Michael Waltemathe
Summary This collection of papers arrives from the eighth annual symposium between the Chaim Rosenberg School of Jewish Studies of Tel Aviv University and the Faculty of Protestant Theology of the University of Ruhr, Bochum held in Bochum, June 2007. The general theme of the Decalogue was examined in its various uses by both Jewish and Christian traditions throughout the centuries to the present. Three papers deal with the origin of the Decalogue: Yair Hoffman on the rare mentioning of the Decalogue in the Hebrew Bible outside the Torah; E.L. Greenstein considers that already A. ibn Ezra doubted tha
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Ten commandments -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Hoffman, Yair.
Reventlow, Henning, Graf.
ISBN 0567283720 (electronic bk.)
9780567283726 (electronic bk.)