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Title The day of atonement : its interpretations in early Jewish and Christian traditions / edited by Thomas Hieke, Tobias Nicklas
Published Leiden : Biggleswade : Brill, 2011


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 282 pages) : illustrations
Series Themes in biblical narrative: Jewish and Christian traditions, 1388-3909 ; v. 15
Themes in biblical narrative ; v. 15.
Contents Das Geschenk der Versöhnung : Leviticus 16 als Schlussstein der priesterlichen Kulttheologie / Bernd Janowski -- The formulary of Atonement (Lev 16:21) in penitential prayers of the Second Temple period / Richard J. Bautch -- 'Commit injustice and shed innocent blood' : motives behind the institution of the Day of Atonement in the book of Jubilees / Anke Dorman -- The Day of Atonement in the Dead Sea scrolls / William K. Gilders -- The Day of Atonement in the late Second Temple period : Sadducees' high priests, Pharisees' norms, and Qumranites' calendar(s) / Isaac Kalimi -- Yom Kippur in Josephus / Christopher T. Begg -- Yom Kippur in Mishnah Yoma / Günter Stemberger -- The Day of Atonement of the Samaritans / József Zsengellér -- Fasting with Jews, thinking with scapegoats : some remarks on Yom Kippur in early Judaism and Christianity, in particular 4Q541, Barnabas 7, Matthew 27 and Acts 27 / Daniel Stökl Ben Ezra -- Christ as Hilasterion (Rom 3:25) : Pauline theology on the Day of Atonement in the mirror of early Jewish thought / Markus Tiwald -- Blood, life, and atonement : reassessing Hebrews' christological appropriation of Yom Kippur / David M. Moffitt -- The inauguration of Yom Kippur according to the LXX and its cessation or perpetuation according to the book of Hebrews / Gabriella Gelardini -- 'Seder Yom ha-Kippurim kakh hu' : zur Entwicklung der synagogalen Liturgie des Versöhnungstages / Andreas Lehnardt
Summary The "Day of Atonement" in Leviticus 16 had a formative influence on Judaism and Christianity. The essays in this volume form a representative cross section of the history of reception of Leviticus 16 and the tradition of the Yom ha-Kippurim
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Text in English and German
SUBJECT Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Congresses
Bible fast
Subject Yom Kippur -- Congresses
Yom Kippur -- Biblical teaching -- Congresses
RELIGION -- Holidays -- Jewish.
Yom Kippur
Yom Kippur -- Biblical teaching
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Hieke, Thomas, editor.
Nicklas, Tobias, 1967- editor.
ISBN 9004216804