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The authors of the essays accumulated during this quantity are all thinking about the Jewish transmission and use of Greek translations of the biblical books from past due Antiquity to the early sleek interval. it is just lately that the belief of this type of Jewish transmission has received attractiveness, and the current quantity represents the 1st try and compile contributions from experts in a couple of parts, together with not just biblical and Jewish stories but in addition such disciplines as epigraphy and Byzantine historical past and literature, to enquire a variety of points of the topic. The authors not just discover many of the ways that Greek-speaking Jews saved alive a practice of Greek biblical scholarship going again to precedent days, but in addition how this practice impinged on Christian religious study. They open a window on a forgotten bankruptcy in biblical scholarship, and even as shed very important mild on facets of Jewish lifestyles within the center a while.
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Chrysostomi Homiliae in Matthaeum, vol. 3, p. xvii (‘Societatis nostrae grande decus et flagellum’). The Septuagint in Cambridge 27 dered ΦΔϲȱ ΏΓΐΓІ. 60 From 1870 Field was also an active corresponding member of the Old Testament Committee for the preparation of the Revised Version. Nevertheless, within ten years (1864–74) the great work on the Hexapla was finished. Through Robert Scott, collaborator with H. G. , 1875). 61 Towards the end of his life Field read through a range of classical and Hellenistic authors for the illustration of the New Testament; but, as might be expected, the Septuagint also plays a part in the resulting Notes on the New Testament (1881), issued shortly after the appearance of the Revised Version of the New Testament.
76) are listed by D. W. Gooding in Walters (Katz), ed. Gooding, The Text of the Septuagint, 350–51. 81 See the review by S. P. S. 25 (1974), 148–52. 82 See the 1958–87 bibliography in D. A. Carson and H. G. M. ), It is Written: Scripture citing Scripture. Essays in Honour of Barnabas Lindars, SSF (Cambridge, 1988), xiii–xvi; G. J. Brooke and B. ), Septuagint, Scrolls, and Cognate Writings (Septuagint and Cognate Studies Series 38; Atlanta, 1992); B. Lindars, ed. A. D. H. Mayes, Judges 1–5: a new Translation and Commentary (Edinburgh, 1995).
The Jeremie prizes already attest this sense. Scholars in whom it is evident include Swete, J. H. A. Hart, Thackeray and Burkitt, together with Israel Abrahams and A. D. Nock, and then in Dodd’s time Wilfred Knox and Herbert Loewe. As these names show, biblical studies, Jewish studies and classics were all involved. The Septuagint was widely viewed as a continuously formative element in the Judaism of the Greek and Roman worlds, and a clue to this Judaism. Dodd himself and Knox maintained this sense, and in the next Cambridge generation it was continued by Henry Chadwick and H.