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The Resource Abraham, the nations, and the Hagarites : Jewish, Christian, and Islamic perspectives on kinship with Abraham, edited by Martin Goodman, George H. van Kooten, Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten

Abraham, the nations, and the Hagarites : Jewish, Christian, and Islamic perspectives on kinship with Abraham, edited by Martin Goodman, George H. van Kooten, Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten

Label
Abraham, the nations, and the Hagarites : Jewish, Christian, and Islamic perspectives on kinship with Abraham
Title
Abraham, the nations, and the Hagarites
Title remainder
Jewish, Christian, and Islamic perspectives on kinship with Abraham
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin Goodman, George H. van Kooten, Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jews, Christians and Muslims describe their origins with close reference to the narrative of Abraham, including the complex story of Abraham's relation to Hagar. This volume sketches the history of interpretation of some of the key passages in this narrative, not least the verses which state that in Abraham all the nations of the earth will be blessed. This passage, which features prominently in Christian historiography, is largely disregarded in ancient Judaism, prompting the question how the relation between Abraham and the nations was perceived in Jewish sources. This focus is supplemented
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
222/.11092
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1235.52
LC item number
.A27 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1969-
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  • Goodman, Martin
  • Kooten, Geurt Hendrik van
  • Ruiten, J. van
Series statement
Themes in biblical narrative,
Series volume
v. 13
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  • Abraham
  • Hagar
  • Ishmael
  • Rabbinical literature
  • Abrahamic religions
  • Abraham
  • Hagar
  • Ishmael
  • Abraham
  • Abraham
  • Hagar
  • Ismael
  • RELIGION
  • Abrahamic religions
  • Historiography
  • Rabbinical literature
  • Christentum
  • Frühchristentum
  • Frühjudentum
  • Islam
  • Judentum
  • Rabbinismus
  • Zeithintergrund
  • Rezeption
  • Genealogie
  • Frühjudentum
  • Frühchristentum
  • Islam
Label
Abraham, the nations, and the Hagarites : Jewish, Christian, and Islamic perspectives on kinship with Abraham, edited by Martin Goodman, George H. van Kooten, Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Old Testament narrative. Abraham and the nations / Ed Noort -- Created in the image of the son : Ishmael and Hagar / Ed Noort -- Early Judaism and its Greco-Roman environment. Spartans and Jews : Abrahamic cousins? / Jan N. Bremmer -- Did the Gentiles know who Abraham was? / Pieter W. van der Horst -- Abraham and the nations in the Dead Sea scrolls : exclusivism and inclusivisim in the texts from Qumran and the absence of a reception history of Gen 12:3 / Mladen Popović -- Abraham and the nations in the Book of Jubilees / Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten -- Hagar in the Book of Jubilees / Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten -- Abraham and the nations in the works of Philo of Alexandria / Phoebe Makiello -- Hagar and the enkyklios paideia in Philo of Alexandria / Abraham P. Bos -- Josephus on Abraham and the nations / Martin Goodman -- Hagar, Ishmael, and Abraham's household in Josephus' Antiquitates judaicae / Birgit van der Lans -- Rabbinic Judaism. Converting the missionary image of Abraham : rabbinic traditions migrating from the land of Israel to Babylon / Moshe Lavee -- Abrahm, exile, and midrashic tradition / Joanna Weinberg -- Ishmael sacrificed grasshoppers / Ronit Nikolsky -- Hagar in Targum Pseudo-Jonathan / Florentino García Martínez -- Many nations and one God : Abraham in Hebrew hymns / Wout van Bekkum
  • New Testament and early Christianity. "Neither Jew nor Greek" : Abraham as a universal ancestor / Karin B. Neutel -- Belonging to Abraham's kin : genealogical appeals to Abraham as a possible background for Paul's Abrahamic argument / Birgit van der Lans -- Broadening the new perspective on Paul : Paul and the ethnographical debate of his time : the criticism of Jewish and pagan ancestral customs (1 Thess 2:13-16) / George H. van Kooten -- Hagar and Paul's covenant thought / Albert L.A. Hogeterp -- Philosophical criticism of genealogical claims and stoic depoliticization of politics : Greco-Roman strategies in Paul's allegorical interpretation of Hagar and Sarah (Gal 4:21-31) / George H. van Kooten -- Children of the slave woman : the gnostic Christian reinterpretation of Paul's allegory of Hagar and Sarah / Bas van Os -- "Come out of your country and your kinsfolk" : Abraham's command and ascent of the soul in the Exegesis on the soul (NHC II,6) / Lautaro Roig Lanzillotta -- Ishmaelites, Hagarenes, Saracens / Anthony Hilhorst -- After Philo and Paul : Hagar in the writings of the Church Fathers / Johan Leemans -- The call of God and the response of Abraham : perspectives from a fifth-century Christian debate / Augustine Casiday -- Hagar in the so-called Daniel-Diegesis and in other Byzantine writings / W.J. Aerts -- Islam. The religion of Abrahm and Islam / Gerald Hawting -- Hājar in the Qur'ān and its early commentaries / Fred Leemhuis -- Epilogue / Martin Goodman
Control code
741614128
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 577 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004216495
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741614128
Label
Abraham, the nations, and the Hagarites : Jewish, Christian, and Islamic perspectives on kinship with Abraham, edited by Martin Goodman, George H. van Kooten, Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Old Testament narrative. Abraham and the nations / Ed Noort -- Created in the image of the son : Ishmael and Hagar / Ed Noort -- Early Judaism and its Greco-Roman environment. Spartans and Jews : Abrahamic cousins? / Jan N. Bremmer -- Did the Gentiles know who Abraham was? / Pieter W. van der Horst -- Abraham and the nations in the Dead Sea scrolls : exclusivism and inclusivisim in the texts from Qumran and the absence of a reception history of Gen 12:3 / Mladen Popović -- Abraham and the nations in the Book of Jubilees / Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten -- Hagar in the Book of Jubilees / Jacques T.A.G.M. van Ruiten -- Abraham and the nations in the works of Philo of Alexandria / Phoebe Makiello -- Hagar and the enkyklios paideia in Philo of Alexandria / Abraham P. Bos -- Josephus on Abraham and the nations / Martin Goodman -- Hagar, Ishmael, and Abraham's household in Josephus' Antiquitates judaicae / Birgit van der Lans -- Rabbinic Judaism. Converting the missionary image of Abraham : rabbinic traditions migrating from the land of Israel to Babylon / Moshe Lavee -- Abrahm, exile, and midrashic tradition / Joanna Weinberg -- Ishmael sacrificed grasshoppers / Ronit Nikolsky -- Hagar in Targum Pseudo-Jonathan / Florentino García Martínez -- Many nations and one God : Abraham in Hebrew hymns / Wout van Bekkum
  • New Testament and early Christianity. "Neither Jew nor Greek" : Abraham as a universal ancestor / Karin B. Neutel -- Belonging to Abraham's kin : genealogical appeals to Abraham as a possible background for Paul's Abrahamic argument / Birgit van der Lans -- Broadening the new perspective on Paul : Paul and the ethnographical debate of his time : the criticism of Jewish and pagan ancestral customs (1 Thess 2:13-16) / George H. van Kooten -- Hagar and Paul's covenant thought / Albert L.A. Hogeterp -- Philosophical criticism of genealogical claims and stoic depoliticization of politics : Greco-Roman strategies in Paul's allegorical interpretation of Hagar and Sarah (Gal 4:21-31) / George H. van Kooten -- Children of the slave woman : the gnostic Christian reinterpretation of Paul's allegory of Hagar and Sarah / Bas van Os -- "Come out of your country and your kinsfolk" : Abraham's command and ascent of the soul in the Exegesis on the soul (NHC II,6) / Lautaro Roig Lanzillotta -- Ishmaelites, Hagarenes, Saracens / Anthony Hilhorst -- After Philo and Paul : Hagar in the writings of the Church Fathers / Johan Leemans -- The call of God and the response of Abraham : perspectives from a fifth-century Christian debate / Augustine Casiday -- Hagar in the so-called Daniel-Diegesis and in other Byzantine writings / W.J. Aerts -- Islam. The religion of Abrahm and Islam / Gerald Hawting -- Hājar in the Qur'ān and its early commentaries / Fred Leemhuis -- Epilogue / Martin Goodman
Control code
741614128
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 577 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004216495
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741614128

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