Tag Archives: Isaiah

Latest Issue of Review of Biblical Literature

By noreply@blogger.com (Charles Savelle) The latest issue of Review of Biblical Literature is out. Reviews can be accessed by clicking the links below.Wilson de Angelo Cunha LXX Isaiah 24:1–26:6 as Interpretation and Translation: A Methodological Discussionhttp://www.bookreviews.org/bookdetail.asp?TitleId=10078 Reviewed by Johann Cook Reviewed by Claude Cox Zev Garber, ed. Teaching the Historical Jesus: Issues and Exegesishttp://www.bookreviews.org/bookdetail.asp?TitleId=10262 …read more

Biblica 96/4 is now available

By Danny Zacharias Fascicle 96/4 (2014)van Wieringen A.L.H.M., “The “I”-Figure’s Relations in the Poem in Isa 38,10-20.»Feník Juraj – Lapko Róbert, “Annunciations to Mary in Luke 1–2.»Stock Klemens, “Die Inspiration der Heiligen Schrift nach dem Johannesevangelium.»Sandnes Karl Olav, “Prophet-Like Apostle: A Note on the “Radical New Perspective” in Pauline Studies.»Sommer Michael, “Die literarische …read more

The Struggle to Understand Isaiah as Christian Scripture– Part Sixteen

By Ben Witherington John Calvin (1509-1564) was the exegete par excellence amongst the early Protestant divines, even though in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries he has been better known for his theological institutes. Calvin’s commentating was philologically and historically oriented, like some of his predecessors, and like those of a more Antiochian orientation, …read more

The Struggle to Understand Isaiah as Christian Scripture– Part Ten

By Ben Witherington The Antiochian school of interpretation (Theodore, Julian, Chrysostom, Theodoret) has frequently been misunderstood, and as a result, misinterpreted. They were not simply interested in the literal or historical meaning of the text as oppose to the spiritual and allegorical interests of the Alexandrians. Childs outlines the approach of this school …read more

Isaiah 12 - some chapters are short

By Bob MacDonald Isaiah 12
וְאָֽמַרְתָּ֙ בַּיּ֣וֹם הַה֔וּא אוֹדְךָ֣ יְהוָ֔ה כִּ֥י אָנַ֖פְתָּ בִּ֑י
יָשֹׁ֥ב אַפְּךָ֖ וּֽתְנַחֲמֵֽנִי 1 And you will say in that day, I will give you thanks, Yahweh, that you were angry against me.
Your anger turns and you comfort me. 17
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הִנֵּ֨ה אֵ֧ל יְשׁוּעָתִ֛י אֶבְטַ֖ח וְלֹ֣א אֶפְחָ֑ד
כִּֽי־עָזִּ֤י וְזִמְרָת֙ יָ֣הּ יְהוָ֔ה וַֽיְהִי־לִ֖י …read more

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