Gesellschaft und Religion in der spätbiblischen und deuterokanonischen Literatur
[Society and Religion in Late Biblical and Deuterocanonical Literature]
Ed. by Reiterer, Friedrich V. / Egger-Wenzel, Renate / Elßner, Thomas R.
Aims and Scope
The essays in this compendium examine Late-Biblical writings dating from the Hellenistic period that relate to religion and society. A focus is placed on threat scenarios and on the drawing of differences to the Hellenistic environment and the question of identity for believers during the pre-Christian centuries.
- viii, 341 pages
- Type of Publication:
- Hellenic Judaism; Qumran; identity; deuterocanonical literature