Search for dissertations about: "Septuagint"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the word Septuagint.

  1. 1. The Greek of the Ancient Synagogue : An Investigation on the Greek of the Septuagint, Pseudepigrapha and the New Testament

    University dissertation from Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Georg Walser; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; sociolinguistics; foreign languages teaching; Applied linguistics; translation technique; Pentateuch; synagogue; Septuagintism; Semitism; Hebrew influence; code-switching; diglossia; conjunctions; particles; word order; participles; New Testament; Septuagint; Pseudepigrapha; Tillämpad lingvistik; undervisning i främmande språk; sociolingvistik; Greek language; Grekiska språket; Bible; Bibelvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study attempts to test the hypothesis that there existed a peculiar variety of Greek which was used for certain purposes by Jewish and Christian writers in the context of the synagogue. It is argued that the origin of this variety was the translation Greek of the Pentateuch, and the background for the hypothesis is the polyglossic nature of the Greek language, i. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Peshitta and the versions : A study of the Peshitta variants in Joshua 1-5 in relation to their equivalents in the ancient versions

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Johann E. Erbes; [1999]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Languages and linguistics; Old Testament; Book of Joshua; Hebrew; Masoretic Text; Peshitta; Syriac manuscripts; Syriac; Targum; Septuagint; Syro-Hexapla; Coptic; Ethiopic; Vulgate; textual criticism; translation technique; Språkvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap; semitiska språk; Semitic Languages;

    Abstract : The dissertation focuses on the relationship between the Peshitta readings and their equivalent readings in the ancient versions. The purpose of this study is to discover the possible influences of the Masoretic Text on the one hand, and the versions, especially the Septuagint, on the other. The material is too scarce to attempt creating a stemma. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Third Gospel for the First Time: Luke within the Context of Ancient Biography

    University dissertation from Maria Ytterbrink, Lars Hansv. 5 SE-441 37 Alingsås, SWEDEN

    Author : Maria Ytterbrink; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; intertextuality.; life cycle; Septuagint; Acts; repertoire; vacancies; gaps; Iser; aesthetic response; Philo; Xenophon; Isocrates; ancient biography; genre; life of Jesus; Luke; Bible; Third Gospel; Bibelvetenskap;

    Abstract : If Luke’s first audience understood the Gospel as a biography, what would their experience of the text have been? This book invites the reader to accompany the first readers or hearers of Luke’s Gospel and to experience the narrative about the life of Jesus alongside them. It utilises Wolfgang Iser’s theory about reading and readers and focuses on gaps and vacancies in the text. READ MORE

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

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Kjell Hognesius; Emanuel Tov; [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

  5. 5. Threads and Images : The Use of Scripture in Apophthegmata Patrum

    University dissertation from Centre for Theology and Religious Studies, Lund University

    Author : Per Rönnegård; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Hermogenes; Physiologus; Barsanuphius of Gaza; Dorotheus of Gaza; ergasia; chreia; referent; contextualization; monasticism; Septuagint; Early Christianity; Late Antiquity; desert fathers; reception history; Bible; Apophthegmata Patrum; Bibelvetenskap; History of the Christian church; Kristna kyrkans historia;

    Abstract : This study is devoted to the use of the Bible in the Greek systematic collection of Apophthegmata Patrum (AP). After an introductory survey of earlier research on the use of Scripture in general, and that of AP in particular, the main purpose of the investigation is formulated: to describe how the Bible text is contextualized, i.e. READ MORE