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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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Abstract

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: 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
Subjects: B - Old Testament
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Cate Headey
Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2009 03:07
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2011 15:38
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/57

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