Tag Archives: Second Isaiah

Book Write-Up: The Babylonian Captivity and Deutero-Isaiah

Yehezkel Kaufmann.  The Babylonian Captivity and Deutero-Isaiah.  New York: Union of American Hebrew Congregations, 1970. Yehezkel Kaufmann was a Jewish biblical scholar.  He argued against the influential German biblical scholar Julius Wellhausen.  Wellhausen proposed that the priestly laws of the … Continue reading

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Ramblings on Isaiah 58, the Sabbath, and Edward J. Young

I’ve been reading the Book of Isaiah for my daily quiet time.  A while back, I got Edward J. Young’s three volume, verse-by-verse commentary on the Book of Isaiah, which dates to the 1960’s-1970’s.  The commentary is conservative in that … Continue reading

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