Bridging between sister religions : studies of Jewish and Christian scriptures offered in honor of Prof. John T. Townsend / edited by Isaac Kalimi.
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|Subject:||Bible > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Judaism > Relations > Christianity.
Christianity and other religions > Judaism.
Rabbinical literature > History and criticism.
- ISBN: 9789004324541
- ISBN: 9004324542
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (i, 340 pages)
- Publisher: Leiden : Boston : 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| List of Abbreviations -- List of Contributors -- Part 1 The Man and the Book -- Chapter 1 An Introduction -- Chapter 2 Biography and Bibliography of John T. Townsend -- Part 2 Hebrew Bible and Its Interpretation -- Chapter 3 Divine Vulnerability: Reflections on the Binding of Issac (Genesis 22) -- Chapter 4 Shifting Emphasis: Examples of Early and Modern Reception of the Book of Amos -- Chapter 5 Interpreting the Writing on the Wall in Daniel 5 -- Part 3 New Testament and Its Interpretation -- Chapter 6 The Jewishness of the Gospel of Mark.
Chapter 7 Jesus' Work as a Healer in Light of Jewish Purity LawsChapter 8 The Ἰουδαῖοι in the Gospel of John; Chapter 9 Acts, the "Parting of the Ways" and the Use of the Term 'Christians'; Chapter 10 Early Christian Attitudes toward 'Things Jewish' as Narrated by Textual Variants in Acts: A Case Study of the D-Textual Cluster; Part 4 Talmudic and Midrashic Studies; Chapter 11 Some Aspects of Interreligious Polemic in the Babylonian Talmud; Chapter 12 Egyptian Motifs in Late Antique Mosaics and Rabbinic Texts.Chapter 13 The Binding Fragments of Midrash Tanhuma (Buber) from the Municipal Library of TrierPart 5 Jewish-Christian Relationship -- Chapter 14 "We Love the God Who Loved Us First": The Second Blessing of the Shema Liturgy -- Chapter 15 Jewish Mysticism, Nostra Aetate and Renewal in Judaism and Christianity -- Chapter 16 Hanukkah and Community Identity in 1-2 Maccabees and John -- Index of Authors -- Index of Scripture.
|Source of Description Note:|| Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 23, 2016).
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