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The concept of time in the Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls [electronic resource] / by Gershon Brin.

By: Brin, Gershon.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Studies on the texts of the desert of Judah: v. 39.Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2001Description: 1 online resource (xii, 389 p.).ISBN: 1417538988 (electronic bk.); 9781417538980 (electronic bk.); 9047401174; 9789047401179; 9004123148 (acid-free paper); 9789004123144 (acid-free paper).Subject(s): Time in the Bible | Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Time -- Religious aspects -- Judaism | Dead Sea scrolls | RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament | Bible. A.T. -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Manuscrits de la mer Morte | Temps dans la Bible | Temps -- Aspect religieux -- Juda�isme | Tijd | Dode-Zeerollen | Oude Testament | Qumrantexte | Altes Testament | ZeitGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Concept of time in the Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls.DDC classification: 221.8/115 Other classification: 11.41 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Previously Published Material; Contents; Foreword; Note; Introduction: The Concept of Time in Ancient Literature: The Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls; 1. Terms Used to Indicate Time in the Bible; 2. "Day" ([Hebrew omitted]) as a Term for Time in the Bible; 3. On [Hebrew omitted] in the Bible; 4. The Terms [Hebrew omitted] and [Hebrew omitted] for Describing the Past in the Bible; 5. The Formula "X-[Hebrew omitted]" (or "X-[Hebrew omitted]") in the Bible: Some Characteristics of Historiographical Writing in Israel; 6. Biblical Formulae for Depicting Duration of Time
Summary: This work examines the approach to time in ancient Hebrew literature, beginning with the Bible and concluding with the first century CE, the latest possible time frame for the Scrolls. The volume discusses issues of terminology, substance and ideology.
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Text in English and Hebrew.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-380) and index.

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Previously Published Material; Contents; Foreword; Note; Introduction: The Concept of Time in Ancient Literature: The Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls; 1. Terms Used to Indicate Time in the Bible; 2. "Day" ([Hebrew omitted]) as a Term for Time in the Bible; 3. On [Hebrew omitted] in the Bible; 4. The Terms [Hebrew omitted] and [Hebrew omitted] for Describing the Past in the Bible; 5. The Formula "X-[Hebrew omitted]" (or "X-[Hebrew omitted]") in the Bible: Some Characteristics of Historiographical Writing in Israel; 6. Biblical Formulae for Depicting Duration of Time

This work examines the approach to time in ancient Hebrew literature, beginning with the Bible and concluding with the first century CE, the latest possible time frame for the Scrolls. The volume discusses issues of terminology, substance and ideology.

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