Daily Archives: December 17, 2008

Esther Contra Torah, Christianity’s Net Effects, Individual Communalism

1. Roger T. Beckwith, “Formation of the Hebrew Bible,” Mikra: Text, Translation, Reading and Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity, ed. Martin Jan Mulder (Peabody: Hendrickson, 2004) 67. “The grounds upon which Esther was disputed … Continue reading

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Canon Mavericks, Economic Sex Ethic, Eruv

1. Roger T. Beckwith, “Formation of the Hebrew Bible,” Mikra: Text, Translation, Reading and Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity, ed. Martin Jan Mulder (Peabody: Hendrickson, 2004) 59. “What, then, is meant by a closed … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Comps, Greco-Roman, History, Life, Rabbinics, Religion, School, Stephen King