Ezra the Scribe: The Development of Ezra 7-10 and Nehemia 8

Ezra the Scribe: The Development of Ezra 7-10 and Nehemia 8

von Juha Pakkala
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Beschreibung

This monograph investigates the literary development of Ezra 7-10 and Neh 8. With a detailed literary critical analysis, the investigation shows that the text was produced in several successive editorial phases for at least two centuries. Thus the final text cannot be used for historical purposes. The oldest text emerged as a short narrative, entirely written in the third person. It describes how a Torah scribe (Schriftgelehrter) called Ezra came from Babylon to Jerusalem to reinstate the written Torah. In the later editorial phases, Ezra's role was transformed from a scribe to a priest who brought cultic vessels to the Temple. The editorial development reveals that the text was originally influenced by Deuteronomy and the (Deutero)nomistic theology. Later, it came under priestly and Levitical influence.

Details

Verlag De Gruyter
Ersterscheinung November 2004
Maße 230 mm x 155 mm x 25 mm
Gewicht 681 Gramm
Format Hardcover
ISBN-13 9783110182804
Auflage Reprint 2012
Seiten 356

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