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Pages: 588
Authors: Erich S. Gruen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-12 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This book collects twenty two previously published essays and one new one by Erich S. Gruen who has written extensively on the literature and history of early Judaism and the experience of the Jews in the Greco-Roman world. His many articles on this subject have, however, appeared mostly in conference
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The Origin of Evil Spirits
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Archie T. Wright
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-26 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

How do we account for the explosion of demonic activity in the New Testament? Archie T. Wright examines the trajectory of the origin of evil spirits in early Jewish literature. His work traces the development of the concept of evil spirits from the Hebrew Bible (Genesis 6) through post-biblical Jewish
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The Jewish Pseudepigrapha
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Susan Docherty
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Augsburg Fortress Publishers

This volume introduces the reader to the books that did not make it into the Bible or the Apocrypha but that remained popular among Jews and early Christians for centuries. These writings take various forms, such as novels, poems, apocalypses, the fictional deathbed speeches of biblical characters, and even attempts