By S. D. Giere
Informed through the knowledge that every one texts are intertexts, this paintings develops and employs a mode that makes use of the concept that of intertextuality for the aim of exploring the background of interpretation of a biblical textual content. With Day One, Genesis 1.1–5, because the basic textual content, the intertextuality of this biblical textual content is investigated in its Hebrew (Masoretic textual content) and Greek (Septuagint) contexts. The examine then broadens to absorb the intertextuality of Day One in different Hebrew and Greek texts as much as c. two hundred CE, relocating from Hebrew texts equivalent to Ben Sira and the lifeless Sea Scrolls to Greek texts similar to Josephus, Philo, the recent testomony, and early Christian texts. What emerges from this can be a new glimpse of the intertextuality of Day one who presents perception into the complexity of the intertextuality of a biblical textual content and the position that language performs in intertextuality and interpretation. as well as the methodological insights that this procedure presents to the historical past of interpretation, the research additionally sheds mild on textual and theological questions that relate to Day One, together with the genesis of creatio ex nihilo.
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A New Glimpse of Day One: Intertextuality, History of Interpretation, and Genesis 1.1-5 (Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die neutestamentliche Wissenschaft) by S. D. Giere