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Published by Ktav Pub. House in New York .
Written in English



  • Greece


  • Judaism -- Relations -- Greek,
  • Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism,
  • Hellenism,
  • Greece -- Religion

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Edition Notes

Statementselected with a prolegomenon by Henry A. Fischel.
SeriesThe Library of Biblical studies
ContributionsFischel, Henry A. 1913-
LC ClassificationsBM536.G7 E87
The Physical Object
Pagination600 p. in various pagings ;
Number of Pages600
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4891097M
ISBN 100870682601
LC Control Number76023256

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Jacobs, Studies in Talmudic Logic and Methodology (London: Vallentine, Mitchell, ), 3–15, who rejects the similarity to the syllogism. 9. Boaz Cohen, “Letter and Spirit in Jewish and Roman Law,” in Essays in Greco-Roman and Related Talmudic Literature, . Adamu mpya, Adamu wa pili au Adamu wa mwisho (1Kor ) ni kati ya majina ya Yesu katika Agano Jipya.. Humo mara mbili Mtume Paulo anafananisha Yesu na Adamu.. Katika 1Kor anasema, "kama vile katika Adamu wote wanakufa, vivyo hivyo katika Kristo wote watafanywa hai" while in verse 45 he calls Jesus the "last/ultimate/final Adam". The Gospel of John begins with a Hymn to the Word which identifies Jesus as the Logos and the Logos as divine. The translation of last four words of John (θεὸς ἦν ὁ λόγος) has been a particular topic of debate in Western debate mostly centers over the usage of the article ὁ within the clause, where some have argued that the absence of the article before. A book about meals is a book about magic—the magical transformation of people into the identities constructed by the foods they ingest, the group they dine with, and the ideas they share at their gatherings. In other words, this volume explores the intricate processes of social formation and transformation at work in early Jewish meal settings.

These seminal essays, written by an international group of eminent scholars, introduce the reader to the subject of restoration in a roughly chronological approach, beginning with the formative period (the Old Testament), followed by the Greco-Roman period, formative Judaism, and early Christianity. Henry A. Fischel, ed., Essays In Greco-Roman And Related Talmudic Literature (selected with a prolegomenon by [the editor]; New York: KTAV, Siegfried Stein, The Influence of Symposium Literature on the Literary form of the Pesah Haggadah Journal of Jewish Studies 8 () pp. Essays in Greco-Roman and Related Talmudic Literature (New York: Ktav, ), xiii-lxxii; and Catherine Hezser, "Interfaces between Rabbinic Literature and Graeco-Roman Philosophy," in The Talmud Yerushalmi and Graeco-Roman Culture II, ed. Peter . the potential relevance of Greco-Roman literature for the student of the New Testament has become increasingly evident. The purpose of this collection of essays is to demonstrate both the relevance and importance of various styles, forms and genres of ancient Mediterranean literature for the understanding and interpretation of the New Testament.