Search for dissertations about: "Old Testament"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 swedish dissertations containing the words Old Testament.

  1. 1. The Text of 2 Chronicles 1-16 : A Critical Edition with Textual Commentary

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Kjell Hognesius; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Old Testament exegesis; Bible; Old Testament; 2 Chronicles; critical edition; eclectic text; Chronicler; parallel sections; synoptic text; 1 Kings; Vorlage; emendation; conjecture; original text; Masoretic text; Hebrew manuscripts; versions; Septuagint; retroversion; commentary; Gamla testamentets exegetik; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Old Testament exegesis; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Gamla testamentets exegetik; Gamla testamentets exegetik; Old Testament Exegesis;

    Abstract : Textual criticism has for a long time been a somewhat neglected field of research within the discipline of Old Testament studies, at least as compared with New Testament studies and the field of Classics. With the exception of scholarly editions of the Hebrew text of the Old Testament, what have been analysed are individual passages rather than whole books. READ MORE

  2. 2. Grapes in the Desert : Metaphors, Models, and Themes in Hosea 4-14

    University dissertation from Faculty of Theology

    Author : Göran Eidevall; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1996]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Old Testament exegesis; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Gamla testamentets exegetik; Gamla testamentets exegetik; Old Testament Exegesis; Hebrew Bible; Bibelvetenskap; Bible; reversal; personification; imagery; simile; theme; model; metaphor theory; metaphor; prophetical literature; Hosea; Old Testament;

    Abstract : This study explores the textual world of Hosea 4-14. To this end it uses a melhod informed by modern metaphor theory. At the outset, the hypothesis that chapters 4-14 in the book of Hosea constitute a coherent literary composition is submitted. The perspectival theory advanced by Eva F. READ MORE

  3. 3. Old Testament Apocryphal Images in European Art

    University dissertation from Faculty of Theology

    Author : Elizabeth Philpot; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Art History; Old Testament; Apocryphal Images; Europe;

    Abstract : This dissertation deals with representations in European art from the Old Testament Apocrypha. The OT Apocrypha are books of the Bible which are not part of the Hebrew Canon. READ MORE

  4. 4. God and the Origin of Evil: A Contextual Analysis of Alleged Monistic Evidence in the Old Testament

    University dissertation from CWK Gleerup

    Author : Fredrik Lindström; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1983]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Evil; God; suffering; monism; Old Testament;

    Abstract : This book is dedicated to the study of a problem which Biblical research has regarded a a central aspect of the OT understanding of God, namely, the thesis that the Deity was held to be the immediate author of all evils affecting both the individual and the nation of Israel a a whole. Examination of the exegetical literature dealing with this problem reveals that scholars have thought to find support for this view in passages of two types, in part in texts which explicitly place responsibility for evil with God, and in part in texts which seem to indicate that a demonic element was incorporated into the Deity via a process of identification. READ MORE

  5. 5. Moats in ancient Palestine

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Dag Oredsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Bible; Hebrew Bible; Old Testament; archaeology; Ancient Near East; Palestine; Egypt; Assyria; Syria; Babylonia; Israel; Jordan; Moab; Edom; Ammon; Aramaeans; fortifications; defence; rampart; glacis; city wall; Early Bronze Age; Middle Bronze Age; Late Bronze Age; Iron Age; Jericho; Hazor; Jezreel; fosse; ditch; moat; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; gamla testamentets exegetik; Old Testament Exegesis;

    Abstract : This is the first in-depth study of moats as a part of fortifications in Palestine from prehistoric times until the end of the Iron Age. The author proposes a relation between the shape of a moat and its function. READ MORE