Ancient Jewish Prayers and Emotions. Emotions associated with Jewish prayer in and around the Second Temple period

This collection of essaysoffers ananalysis of central texts in Greek, Hebrew and Aramaic relating to emotions within literary prayers. Their discussions touch upon such diverse topics as relations with God, exegesis, education, prophecy, linguistic expression, feminism, happiness, grief, cult, suici...

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Main Author: Egger-Wenzel, Renate
Other Authors: Reif, Stefan C.
Format: eBook
Published: De Gruyter 2015
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Summary:This collection of essaysoffers ananalysis of central texts in Greek, Hebrew and Aramaic relating to emotions within literary prayers. Their discussions touch upon such diverse topics as relations with God, exegesis, education, prophecy, linguistic expression, feminism, happiness, grief, cult, suicide, non-Jews, Hellenism, Qumran and Jerusalem. The articles contribute to a scientific understanding of early Rabbinic and Christian ideas.
Physical Description:1 electronic resource (417 p.)
ISBN:9783110369083