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Revealed histories : techniques for ancient Jewish and Christian historiography / Robert G. Hall.

Robert G. Hall, author.

London, England ; New York, New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015.

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  • Title:
    Revealed histories : techniques for ancient Jewish and Christian historiography / Robert G. Hall.
  • Author: Robert G. Hall, author.
  • Subjects: Prophecy -- Judaism; Jews -- History -- To 70 A.D. -- Historiography; Revelation -- Judaism; Revelation -- Christianity; Apocalyptic literature -- History and criticism; Prophecy -- Christianity -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600; Apocalyptic literature; Jews -- Historiography; Prophecy -- Judaism; Revelation -- Christianity; Revelation -- Judaism; Electronic books; Criticism, interpretation, etc; History;
    Dewey: 207
  • Publication Details: London, England ; New York, New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION; PART I. JEWISH LITERATURE; Chapter 2 PROPHETIC HISTORY; Interpretive Prophetic History: Josephus; Inspired Prophetic History: Jubilees; Jubilees and the Jewish War as Works of Prophetic History; Chapter 3 INSPIRED HISTORICAL SERMONS; Ezekiel; Liber Antiquitatum Biblicarum; Judith; The Jewish War; Inspired Historical Sermons and Revealed History; Chapter 4 APOCALYPTIC WORLD HISTORY; 1 Enoch 83-90; 2Baruch 53-74; Apocalypse of Abraham 21-32; Apocalyptic World History; Chapter 5 LIMITED APOCALYPTIC HISTORY: DANIEL; Daniel 2.
    Contents: Daniel 7Daniel 8; Daniel 10-12; Daniel 9; A Judicial Historical Sermon: Daniel 5.17-28; Daniel as Limited Apocalyptic History; Chapter 6 REVEALED HISTORY: A FLEXIBLE TECHNIQUE FOR PERSUASION; 4 Ezra; Sibylline Oracles; Chapter 7 TECHNIQUES OF REVEALED HISTORY; PART II. CHRISTIAN LITERATURE; Chapter 8 TRACES OF EARLY CHRISTIAN REVEALED HISTORY; Chapter 9 SHEPHERD OF HERMAS; The Preeminent Church; Similitudes; Revealed History in the Shepherd of Hermas; Chapter 10 ASCENSION OF ISAIAH; Apocalyptic History in the Ascension of Isaiah; Inspired Prophetic History: The Vision of Isaiah.
    Contents: Revealers of History: The Prophetic School Behind the Ascension of IsaiahRevealed History in the Ascension of Isaiah; Chapter 11 ODES OF SOLOMON ; Hortatory Historical Odes; Historical Odes Beginning with a Claim to Inspiration; Other Historical Odes; Revealed History in the Odes of Solomon; Chapter 12 LUKE-ACTS; The Resurrection Narratives; The Lucan Scheme of Revealed History; The Missions Speeches; Speeches Supporting Elements of the Lucan Scheme; Luke and Revealed History; Chapter 13 THE GOSPEL OF JOHN; Historical Revelation in John.
    Contents: The Goal of Historical Revelation: Grasping the Revelation in JesusChapter 14 EARLY CHRISTIAN USE OF REVEALED HISTORY: FORMS AND IMPLICATIONS; Chapter 15 CONCLUSION; Appendix: Sources behind 2 Baruch 53-74; Bibliography; Index of Biblical References; Index of Authors; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; Z.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9781474230346 (e-book); ISBN 1474230342 (e-book); BNB GBB992072; System number: 019400040
  • Notes: "First published in 1991"--Title page verso.
    Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (281 pages).
  • Series: Biblical Studies : Bloomsbury Academic Collections

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