Like an everlasting signet ring : generosity in the book of Sirach / Bradley C. Gregory.

This work explores the theological and social dimensions of generosity in the book of Sirach and contextualizes them within the culture and thought of Second Temple Judaism. Ben Sira's understanding of generosity is intertwined with issues of justice and its breakdown in his own socio-economic...

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Main Author: Gregory, Bradley C.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Ancient Greek
Hebrew
Syriac
Published: Berlin : De Gruyter, ©2010.
Series:Deuterocanonical and cognate literature studies ; v. 2.
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