"The Scriptures of Israel in Jewish and Christian culture" is a set of reviews in honour of Professor Maarten J.J. Menken (Tilburg/Utrecht) and illustrates the wealthy range of methods to biblical interpretation at first of the typical period. a global workforce of experts percentage their insights on such issues because the availability of Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek texts, Jewish and Christian hermeneutics, notions of authority and concept or even a examine of inscriptions. every one in its personal manner demonstrates that the connection among textual content and culture, tradition and trust is often complicated.

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