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Restoration : Old Testament, Jewish, and Christian perspectives

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.
Print Book, English, 2001
Brill, Leiden, 2001
xiii, 600 pages ; 25 cm
9789004115804, 9004115803
IntroductionFormative Period1. Overview (Shemayahu Talmon)2. Deuteronomic Tradition (J. Gordon McConville).3. Prophetic Tradition (Odil Hannes Steck).4. Ezra-Nehemiah (Lester L. Grabbe).5. Chronicles (Sara Japhet). [PENDING!]6. Psalms (Hartmut Gese) [PENDING!]Greco-Roman Period7. Restoration in Apocalyptic Literature (David Aune).8. Messianic Expectations (Johannes Tromp).9. Restoration in the Dead Sea Scrolls (Lawrence H. Schiffman).10. Restoration in Josephus (Louis Feldman).11. Early Jewish Liturgical Prayer (Daniel Falk).Formative Judaism12. Restoration in the Mishnah (Chaim Milikowsky).13. Restoration in Early Rabbinic Midrash (Gary G. Porton).14. Restoration in the Targumim (Bruce Chilton).Early Christianity15. Jesus (John P. Meier).16. Luke-Acts (Richard Bauckham).17. Paul (James M. Scott).18. Ps-Clementine Recognitions 1.27-71 (F. Stanley Jones).
"The seventeen essays ... provide a kind of sequel to those that were published in James M. Scott (ed.), Exile"--Introduction