Revealed wisdom and inaugurated eschatology in ancient Judaism and early Christianity / by Grant Macaskill.

Examines four texts such as: "1 Enoch", "4QInstruction", "Matthew" and "2 Enoch" and argues that in each the revealing of wisdom to an elect group inaugurates the eschatological period. This text challenges the simplistic redactional assumptions of certain New...

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Main Author: Macaskill, Grant
Format: eBook
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007.
Series:Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism ; v. 115.
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Table of Contents:
  • Chapter One Wisdom, Apocalyptic and Generic Compatibility; Chapter Two 1 Enoch; Chapter Three 4QInstruction; Chapter Four The Gospel of Matthew; Chapter Five 2 (Slavonic Apocalypse of) Enoch; Chapter Six Conclusions; Appendix Previous Research on Wisdom and Apocalyptic in the Gospel of Matthew; Bibliography; Index of Texts; Index of Modern Authors.