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Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature

Marvin A. Sweeney

Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature

by Marvin A. Sweeney

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Published by Mohr Siebeck in Tübingen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Prophets -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Apocalyptic literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarvin A. Sweeney.
    SeriesForschungen zum Alten Testament -- 45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 295 p. ;
    Number of Pages295
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20653911M
    ISBN 103161486552

    Apocalyptic literature is a genre of prophetical writing that developed in post-Exilic Jewish culture and was popular among millennialist early Christians.. Apocalypse (ἀποκάλυψις) is a Greek word meaning "revelation", "an unveiling or unfolding of things not previously known and which could not be known apart from the unveiling". As a genre, apocalyptic literature details the.   Rather, prophetic literature is all about calling humanity to be the people of God on behalf of the redemption of the world. As God incarnate, Jesus was the epitome of what it meant to be a prophet, and thus he could rightfully claim to have fulfilled everything written about Him in the Law and the Prophets (Luke ).

    The Desert Will Bloom, –29 (repr. in Reading Prophetic Books, –32); idem, “On Multiple Settings in the Book of Isaiah,” in SBL Seminar Papers (ed. E. H. Lovering, Jr.; Atlanta: Scholars, ) –73 (repr. in Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature [FAT 45; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, ] 28– Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature. Forschungen zum Alten Testament, 45 (Mohr Siebeck, ) Zephaniah: A Commentary. Hermeneia. (Fortress, ) King Josiah of Judah: The Lost Messiah of Israel (Oxford University Press, ) According to WorldCat, the book is held in libraries ; The Twelve Prophets. Berit Olam.

    Both in matter and form apocalyptic literal and the writings associated with it differ from the prophetic writings of the preceding periods. As already mentioned, while the predictive element as present in Apocalypses, as in Prophecy, it is more prominent and relates to longer periods and involves a wider grasp of the state of the world at large. The Old Testament (i.e., the Christian form of the Hebrew Bible) includes the Latter Prophets, called simply “Prophets,” as its final section immediately prior to the New Testament, but this section also differs from the same section in the Tanak in that it includes the books of Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and Daniel and treats the twelve Author: Marvin A. Sweeney.


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Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature by Marvin A. Sweeney Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book contains a collection of nineteen essays by Marvin A. Sweeney, some previously unpublished, that focus on the role of literary form and intertextuality in the study of prophetic and apocalyptic literature.

The volume includes five major parts: Isaiah; Jeremiah; Ezekiel; The Book of the Twelve Prophets; and Apocalyptic Literature.

This book contains a collection of nineteen essays by Marvin A. Sweeney, some previously unpublished, that focus on the role of literary form and intertextuality in the study of prophetic and apocalyptic literature.

The volume includes five major parts: Isaiah; Jeremiah; Ezekiel; The Book of the Twelve Prophets; and Apocalyptic Literature. This book contains a collection of nineteen essays by Marvin A. Sweeney, some previously unpublished, that focus on the role of literary form and intertextuality in the study of prophetic and apocalyptic literature.

The volume includes five major parts: Isaiah; Jeremiah; Ezekiel; The Book of the Twelve Prophets; and Apocalyptic : Marvin A Sweeney. The Book of Isaiah as prophetic Torah --On multiple settings in the Book of Isaiah --On ûměśôś in Isaiah --Prophetic exegesis in Isaiah --The Masoretic and Septuagint versions of the Book of Jeremiah in synchronic and diachronic perspective --The truth in true and false prophecy --Structure and redaction in Jeremiah   T his is a collection of nineteen essays on the prophetic literature of the Hebrew Bible, many published before but some appearing here for the first time.

They are grouped in five sections: on the books of Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, the Twelve, and Apocalyptic literature, rightly seen as the offspring of : Rex Mason. Marvin A. Sweeney, Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature (Forschungen zum Alten Testament, 45; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, ).

xiii+ Cloth, €79, ISBN Get this from a library. Form and intertextuality in prophetic and apocalyptic literature. [Marvin A Sweeney]. With Form and Intertextualitythe German publisher Mohr Siebeck has provided us with a col-lection of Marvin Sweeney’s main essays on Prophetic and (Proto-)Apocalyptic literature.

The book contains 19 articles – three of them so far unpublished – subdivided in five parts: essays. In this volume, Marvin A. Sweeney builds upon his former work Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature ( ). He introduces further studies that take up several key issues, including the reading of prophetic books in their final literary form Format: Hardcover.

Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature Book Summary: This book contains a collection of nineteen essays by Marvin A. Sweeney, some previously unpublished, that focus on the role of literary form and intertextuality in the study of prophetic and apocalyptic literature.

The volume includes five major parts: Isaiah; Jeremiah; Ezekiel; The Book of the Twelve Prophets. Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature (review) Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature (review) Cook, Stephen L.

support the daily worship in the Temple. Jesus believed that the poor should not be forced to pay for these endeavors and that the community should offer funds in their place.

The book of Revelation (El Apocalipsis in Spanish) is an example of apocalyptic literature. Why is some literature in this style included in the Bible. Many Old Testament prophets were given visions by God of what society would be like when Israel and Judah returned to God and the Kingdom of God was established on earth.

In this volume Marvin A. Sweeney builds upon his former work 'Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature' ( ). He introduces further studies that take up several key issues, including the reading of prophetic books in their final literary form Author: Marvin A.

Sweeney. APOCALYPTIC LITERATURE.A type of Jewish and early Christian lit., the bulk of which stems from the years b.c.-a.d. containing visions or revelations (hence the term “apocalyptic,” from the Gr.

apokalypsis, meaning “a revelation” or “a disclosure”) from God concerning the imminent coming of the end of the present evil age and the final advent of God’s kingdom.

Apocalyptic Literature. Apocalyptic literature developed as a distinctly Jewish genre. It began with them and developed with them. The Christians continued to use it. Stages of the history of Apocalyptic Literature.

First is the biblical stage of the genre. The first known record of. Apocalyptic. Type of biblical literature that emphasizes the lifting of the veil between heaven and earth and the revelation of God and his plan for the world.

Apocalyptic writings are marked by distinctive literary features, particularly prediction of future events and accounts of visionary experiences or journeys to heaven, often involving.

Table of contents for Form and Intertextuality in prophetic and apocalyptic literature / Marvin A. Sweeney. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. repentance. Apocalyptic literature was written to people in need of reassurance.”10 Apocalyptic literature is a style, or genre, of writing that was common from about B.C.

through A.D. It was a form usually utilized to communicate the content of a prophetic vision or dream. “In form, an apocalypse is an autobiographical prose narrativeFile Size: KB. The book of Daniel, due to its prophetic nature and its focus on the end times is in the genre of apocalyptic literature.

From the Jewish perspective, Daniel was not a prophet and the book of. Synopsis: This book contains a collection of nineteen essays by Marvin A.

Sweeney, some previously unpublished, that focus on the role of literary form and intertextuality in the study of prophetic and apocalyptic literature. The volume includes five major parts: Pages:. Buy Reading Prophetic Books: Form, Intertextuality, and Reception in Prophetic and Post-Biblical Literature (Forschungen Zum Alten Testament) by Sweeney, Marvin A (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.Transforming Visions [William Tooman] is 20% off every day at This volume includes nine essays that move Ezekiel's creative reuse of older materials to the foreground of discussion.

The essays highlight the transformation.In contrast to apocalyptic literature, prophetic literature Is concerned that God's people repent and escape judgment for failing to keep covenant What Roman legal practice provides a reasonable context for understanding Paul's letter to Philemon?