By Craig A. Evans
This quantity assembles numerous vital stories that research the position of language in that means and interpretation. some of the contributions examine interpretation within the types, in intertestamental traditions, within the New testomony, and within the rabbis and the targumim. The authors, who comprise recognized veterans in addition to more youthful students, discover the differing ways that the language of Scripture stimulates the certainty of the sacred textual content in past due antiquity and provides upward thrust to big theological subject matters. This ebook is an important source for any student drawn to the translation of Scripture in and simply after the biblical period.