By James K. Aitken,Katharine J. Dell,Brian A. Mastin
The quantity On Stone and Scroll addresses biblical exegesis from the ancient, archaeological, theological, and linguistic views, and discusses a few of the concerns principal to the translation of the Bible. it really is written via colleagues and previous scholars of Graham Davies in his honour on his retirement. It covers 3 major components primary to his paintings: inscriptional and archaeological, together with socio-historical, reports; theological and exegetical reviews, particularly of Exodus and the Prophets; and semantic stories. a long-lasting concentration of Graham’s paintings has been the mix of resources that he has utilised within the interpretation of the biblical textual content. His technique has been distinct in bible study in his combining of archaeological, inscriptional, linguistic and theological proof for a deeper realizing of textual content. His paintings has ranged from archaeological reports, via an version of Hebrew inscriptions, contributions to Hebrew semantics and biblical theology, to exegesis of the Pentateuch and Prophets. The essays during this quantity replicate that large view of previous testomony study.
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