By Gerhard Karner,Frank Ueberschaer,Burkard M. Zapff
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Thirteen essays, a few in German and others in English, take on the advanced heritage of textual transmission of Sirach. This ebook provides the lawsuits of a world convention held in 2014 in Eichstaett, Germany at the textual content of Ben Sira inside of its historic contexts. individuals contain James ok. Aitken, Pierre-Maurice Bogaert, Franz Böhmisch, Anthony J. area of expertise SJ, Jan Joosten, Otto Kaiser, Siegfried Kreuzer, Jean-Sébastien Rey, Werner Urbanz, Knut Usener, Oda Wischmeyer, Markus Witte, Benjamin G. Wright, and Burkard M. Zapff.
- A sociocultural and theological historical past of Sirach
- Philological and textual difficulties of the Hebrew, Greek, Syriac, and Latin versions
- Translation concepts in line with Greek, Syriac, and Latin textual content traditions and comparable hermeneutical questions
Gerhard Karner is Lecturer in Biblical Hebrew on the Friedrich-Alexander college Erlangen-Nürnberg. he's collaborator in a undertaking getting ready a synopsis for the publication of Ben Sira.
Frank Ueberschaer is Assistant Professor for previous testomony stories on the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg. he's a collaborator within the synopsis-project for the publication of Ben Sira.
Bukard Zapff is Professor for previous testomony stories on the Catholic-University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt. he's one of many liable chairs of the synopsis venture for the publication of Ben Sira, quite for the association and translation of the syriac model of Ben Sira.
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Texts and Contexts of the Book of Sirach / Texte und Kontexte des Sirachbuches (Septuagint and Cognate Studies 66) by Gerhard Karner,Frank Ueberschaer,Burkard M. Zapff