These essays span about a third of a century and include both previously published and some unpublished studies by Robert A. Kraft which focus on interfaces between Jewish materials and the worlds in which they were transmitted and/or perceived, especially Christian contexts. The initial section on general context and methodology is followed by several detailed studies by way of example. The final section touches on some related issues involving Philonic and other texts. The primary concern is with qscripturesqueq materials and traditions, whether they later became canonical or not, that seem to have been respected as scriptural by some individuals or communities in the period prior to (or apart from) the development of an exclusivistic canonical consciousness in some Jewish and Christian circles.... the Bible Supplement (Nashville: Abingdon, 1976) 61 n.3 ac aSetting the Stage and Framing Some Central Questions, a JSJ 32 (2001) 371a395; ... the Roman Empirea (http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/rak// publics/notrak/Treu.htm; also on the IOUDAIOS Electronic Seminar server] 65 n.16 ac aThe ... 158a169 in Christians Among Jews and Gentiles: Essays in Honor of Krister Stendahl on his Sixty-fifth Birthday, ed.
|Title||:||Exploring the Scripturesque|
|Author||:||Robert A. Kraft|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2009|