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The Book of Jeremiah (MT) and its Early Second Temple Background

Hill, John (2007) The Book of Jeremiah (MT) and its Early Second Temple Background. In: Uprooting and Planting: Essays on Jeremiah. T and T Clark (Continuum), pp. 153-171,. ISBN 978-0-567-02952-2

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    In its final form the book of Jeremiah (MT) is essentially a Persian period composition. The significant differences between the Greek and Hebrew recensions of the book reflect conflicts in the early second temple period about the rebuilt temple, the place of prophets in the community, and the end of exile.

    Item Type: Book Chapters
    Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
    Keywords (separated by commas): jeremiah, baruch, babylon, temple, prophecy, prophet, Persian period, Achaemenid period
    Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
    Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
    Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
    Subject Area(s): B - Old Testament
    Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
    Depositing User: Cate Headey
    Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2009 13:07
    Last Modified: 15 Feb 2011 02:38
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/57

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