Prokop von Gaza
Der Genesiskommentar. Aus den „Eclogarum in libros historicos Veteris Testamenti epitome“ übersetzt und mit Anmerkungen versehen
[Procopius of Gaza, Commentary on the Book of Genesis – Taken from the “Eclogarum in libros historicos Veteris Testamenti epitome,” translated into German and annotated by Karin Metzler]
Ed. by Metzler, Karin
Aims and Scope
The Genesis Commentary by Procopius of Gaza (465/470–526/530) is the first part of his major commentary on most of the historical books of the Old Testament (CPG 7430). For the first time, it is presented along with a translation into a modern language and annotated notes, supplementing the recently published critical edition (GCS NF 22).
- lvi, 570 pages
- Type of Publication:
- Procopius of Gaza; Patristic Studies; late antique commentary
- Academics, Libraries, Institutes
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"Every researcher with an interest in Greek patristic and Byzantine interpretations of the Bible will welcome these two volumes by Karin Metzler [...] M.’s two volumes are the standard work for research on Procopius’ exegesis of the historical books of the Bible. [...] Her two volumes with the edition, translation and study of Procopius’ exegesis of Genesis are a scholarly accomplishment of the highest standards. It offers researchers a reliable basis for future exploration of Greek exegesis of the first book of the Bible."
Reinhart Ceulemans in: Vigiliae christianae 71 (2017) 205-224
"The present work is a monument of meticulous scholarship."
Pieter W. van der Horst in: BMCR 2015.06.31