Jubilees : a commentary on the book of Jubilees / by James C. VanderKam ; edited by Sidnie White Crawford.
Jubilees--so called because of its concern with marking forty-nine-year periods (or "jubilees") in Israel's history--is an ancient rewriting of Genesis and the first part of Exodus from the point of view of an anonymous second-century BCE Jewish author. Its distinctive perspective--as...
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|Series:||Hermeneia--a critical and historical commentary on the Bible.