Historical Jewish Sources – Overview About Targums

Historical Jewish Sources – Overview About Targums

Historical Jewish Sources Targums:  Documents that comment and expand upon the Mishnah  Torah – Or “TaNaKh”, an acronym denoting these three sections:     –  Torah (Teaching) –  Nevi’im (Prophets) –  Former (Deuteronomic Code); Latter (Literary) – Ketuvim (Writings) Canonical Collection From Post-Prophetic Age  Talmud – Documents that …..

Historical Jewish Sources – The Talmud

Historical Jewish Sources – The Talmud

Historical Jewish Sources Talmud:  Documents that comment and expand upon the MishnahThe Talmud    Torah – Or “TaNaKh”, an acronym denoting these three sections:     –  Torah (Teaching) –  Nevi’im (Prophets) –  Former (Deuteronomic Code); Latter (Literary) – Ketuvim (Writings) Canonical Collection From Post-Prophetic Age  Talmud – …..

Ancient Literary Genres: “Pseudepigrapha”

Ancient Literary Genres: “Pseudepigrapha”

Ancient Literary Genres: “Pseudepigrapha” Select List of Pseudepigrapha Apocalypse of Abraham (AD 70-100) A Jewish writing presenting a vision seen by Abraham as well as legends about him. Surviving only in Old Church Slavonic. (See: Apocalyptic) Books of Adam and Eve: A number of closely related versions of a …..

Historical Jewish Sources – Midrash

Historical Jewish Sources – Midrash

Historical Jewish Sources Mishnah:  Judaism’s First Major Canonical Document Following Torah  Torah – Or “TaNaKh”, an acronym denoting these three sections:     –  Torah (Teaching) –  Nevi’im (Prophets) –  Former (Deuteronomic Code); Latter (Literary) – Ketuvim (Writings) Canonical Collection From Post-Prophetic Age  Talmud – Documents that Comment …..

Apocalypse Commentaries

Apocalypse Commentaries

INTRODUCTION SYSTEMATIC APPROACHES STUDY TOPICS Authorship: John the Apostle, Presbyter, Other Babylon: Rome, Jerusalem, Other Date of Composition: Before AD70, After AD70, Composite Language of Origin: Greek, Syriac, Other Antichrist: Nero, Nero Redivivus, Nero Rediturus, Etc. Origin: Christian, Christian Redaction of Jewish Apocalyptic Ambrose Bierce (On “Revelation”): “a famous book in …..

Comments on the Credibility and Importance of Flavius Josephus

Comments on the Credibility and Importance of Flavius Josephus

Comments on the Credibility and Importance of Flavius Josephus (37-100)   The Ultimate Message of Josephus:  “you may perhaps recover when you have reconciled yourself with the deity who destroyed you.”  (War 5.19) Pleading Before Vespasian Pleading Before Jerusalem … In writing The Wars of the Jews, …..

TITUS FLAVIUS VESPASIANUS AUGUSTUS

TITUS FLAVIUS VESPASIANUS AUGUSTUS

Archeology/Jerusalem: J. King – Recent Discoveries on the Temple Hill at Jerusalem (1884 PDF) Emperor Titus Roman Empire Study Archive The Roman Empire in the First Century | FalcoPhiles ROMANS MONARCHS Constantine the.. Pret Julian The Caesars Nero/Beast Titus Vespasian CITIZENS Clement Eusebius Josephus Severus Tacitus THE CITY Helena’s …..

VISUAL TIMELINE OF THE ROMAN-JEWISH WAR

VISUAL TIMELINE OF THE ROMAN-JEWISH WAR

Josephus: Henry Leeming: Josephus’ Jewish War and Its Slavonic Version: A Synoptic Comparison (2003) “This volume presents in English translation the Slavonic version of Josephus Flavius’ “Jewish War, long inaccessible to Anglophone readers, according to N.A. Me?erskij’s scholarly edition, together with his erudite and wide-ranging study of …..

Apocalypse Commentaries

Apocalypse Commentaries

INTRODUCTION SYSTEMATIC APPROACHES STUDY TOPICS Authorship: John the Apostle, Presbyter, Other Babylon: Rome, Jerusalem, Other Date of Composition: Before AD70, After AD70, Composite Language of Origin: Greek, Syriac, Other Antichrist: Nero, Nero Redivivus, Nero Rediturus, Etc. Origin: Christian, Christian Redaction of Jewish Apocalyptic Ambrose Bierce (On “Revelation”): “a famous book in …..

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) The Fall of Jerusalem: Coleridge’s Unwritten Epic “Eichorn’s Latin commentary, following a suggestion of Herder, interprets the Book of Revelation as a dramatic poem, in the style of Hebrew Apocalyptics, depicting the events of the historical fall of Jerusalem in A.D. 68-69” …..

The Dead Sea Scrolls: Pre-AD70 Deposits

The Dead Sea Scrolls: Pre-AD70 Deposits

Historical Jewish Sources The Dead Sea Scrolls: Pre-AD70 Deposits of Jewish Writings Reflecting Preterist Eschatology 1Q16 – Pesher Psalms | 1Q71-72 – Daniel | 1QpHab – Habakkuk | 1QS – The Community Rule || 4Q169 – Nahum | 4Q171 – Psalm Pesher | 4Q266-273 ; CD – Damascus Document | 4QH – Thanksgiving Hymns | 4Q397-399 ; MMT – Works Accounted …..

Jewish and Christian Biblical Studies-2

Jewish and Christian Biblical Studies-2

Major Subsections: Old & New Testament | Apocalypse Commentaries | Apocrypha | Dead Sea Scrolls | Jewish Sources: Apocalyptic – Midrash – Pseudepigraphia – Talmud – Targums Jewish & Christian Biblical Studies  (1500BC-AD70) JEWISH/CHRISTIAN BIBLICAL STUDIES (1500BC-AD70) EARLY CHRISTIAN PRETERISM (AD70-1000) FREE ONLINE BOOKS  (AD1000-2008)   Old Testament Genesis Exodus Leviticus Numbers Deuteronomy Joshua Judges Ruth 1 Samuel 2 Samuel 1 Kings 2 Kings …..

Josephus – The Jewish War

Josephus – The Jewish War

Josephus: Henry Leeming: Josephus’ Jewish War and Its Slavonic Version: A Synoptic Comparison (2003) “This volume presents in English translation the Slavonic version of Josephus Flavius’ “Jewish War, long inaccessible to Anglophone readers, according to N.A. Materskej‘s scholarly edition, together with his erudite and wide-ranging study of literary, …..

Hippolytus of Rome

Hippolytus of Rome

Hippolytus of Rome Study Archive Why was the temple made desolate? …it was because they killed the Son of their Benefactor, for He is co-eternal with the Father Hippolytus of Rome 170-236 Pupil of Irenaeus, According to Photius Hippolytus parallels Jewish War 2:119-266 in his Refutation of All …..

Date of the Apocalypse

Date of the Apocalypse

Revelation Early Date Study Archive The chief obstacle to the acceptance of the true date of the Apocalypse, arises from the authority of heaven.   Date of John’s Apocalypse Early Date Advocates PRETERISM AND THE DATE OF REVELATION SYSTEMATIC APPROACHES STUDY TOPICS: Authorship: John the Apostle, …..

Not One Stone Left Upon Another

Not One Stone Left Upon Another

Josephus: Henry Leeming: Josephus’ Jewish War and Its Slavonic Version: A Synoptic Comparison (2003) “This volume presents in English translation the Slavonic version of Josephus Flavius’ “Jewish War, long inaccessible to Anglophone readers, according to N.A. Me?erskij’s scholarly edition, together with his erudite and wide-ranging study of …..

Rome/Articles/Monarchs

Rome/Articles/Monarchs

Index of /Rome/articles Parent Directory CONSTANTINE THE GREAT 0000_constantine_turning-point.htm NERO 0110_suetonius_nero.html TITUS FLAVIUS VESPASIANUS AUGUSTUS 0110_suetonius_titus.html DIVUS VESPASIANUS 0110_suetonius_vespasian.html Julian the Apostate 0363_julian_galilaeans.html P. Cornelius Tacitus 109_tacitus_annals.html Pompey and the Jews 2001_miller_pompey.html Monarchs of the Roman Empire

Bible Studies

Bible Studies

Jewish & Christian Biblical Studies  (1500BC-AD70)   Major Subsections: Old & New Testament | Apocalypse Commentaries | Apocrypha | Dead Sea Scrolls | Jewish Sources: Apocalyptic – Midrash – Pseudepigraphia – Talmud – Targums