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By Géza G. Xeravits,József Zsengellér

The quantity publishes papers provided on the foreign convention at the Deuterocanonical Books (Pápa, Hungary). This convention handled the deuterocanonical additionsof theOld testomony books. As such, this was once the most prolonged discussions of those writings that has ever taken position at a scholarly assembly. the quantity includes articles at the traditions and theology of the additions, and demonstrates their courting with the modern literature of early Judaism.
Several writings of the Hebrew Bible – resembling Esther, Daniel and Jeremiah – have various textual types within the Greek Bible, and those kinds show amplified fabric in comparison to the Hebrew models. those additions testify to the artistic mirrored image of early Jewish circles at the simple traditions of those Books and the textual fluidity of the writings in question.
The essays of this quantity discover those additions, their courting to the Hebrew father or mother texts, and their effect at the potent background of the translation of later centuries.

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