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Title Jewish and Christian approaches to the Psalms : conflict and convergence / edited by Susan Gillingham.
Published Oxford, U.K. : Oxford University Press, 2013.
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 Floor2  BS1430.52 .J49 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xix, 271 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Part I. Jewish and Christian responses to the Psalms. The Dead Sea Psalms scrolls: Psalms manuscripts, editions, and the Oxford Hebrew Bible / Peter W. Flint -- Reflections on the canon and the text of the Bible in response to Peter Flint / Geza Vermes -- Medieval answers to modern questions: medieval Jewish interpreters of Psalms / Adele Berlin -- Medieval Psalms exegesis as a challenge to modern exegesis: a response to Adele Berlin / Corinna Körting -- The reception of Psalm 137 in Jewish and Christian traditions / Susan Gillingham -- Psalm 137: unlikely liturgy or partisan poem? A response to Sue Gillingham / Jonathan Magonet -- The liturgical Psalter in medieval Europe / Elizabeth Solopova -- True lights : seeing the Psalms through Chagall's church windows / Aaron Rosen -- How can we sing the Lord's song? Deciphering the Masoretic cantillation / David C. Mitchell -- The Psalms in Judaism and Christianity : a reception history perspective / John F.A. Sawyer -- Part II. Reading the Psalter. The Psalter as theodicy writ large / W.H. Bellinger, Jr. -- The Psalter and theodicy: perspectives related to a rhetorical approach / Dirk Human -- The Psalter as a book / Klaus Seybold -- The proto-MT Psalter, the king, and Psalms 1 and 2 : a response to Klaus Seybold / David M. Howard, Jr. -- On translating the poetry of the Psalms / Nancy L. deClaissé-Walford -- 'Traduttore traditore', Beowulf and the Psalms: a response to Nancy deClaissé-Walford / Philip S. Johnston -- Part III. Past contexts and future perspectives. Psalm 104 and Akhenaten's hymn to the sun / John Day -- The Psalms and Sumerian hymns / Erhard Gerstenberger -- Problems and prospects in Psalter studies / Frank-Lothar Hossfeld and Till Magnus Steiner -- Postcript / John Barton.
Subject Bible. Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Related Names Gillingham, S. E. (Susan E.)
ISBN 0199699542
OCLC number 798617160