The Resource 'You are a priest forever' : Second Temple Jewish messianism and the priestly christology of the Epistle to the Hebrews, by Eric F. Mason

'You are a priest forever' : Second Temple Jewish messianism and the priestly christology of the Epistle to the Hebrews, by Eric F. Mason

Label
'You are a priest forever' : Second Temple Jewish messianism and the priestly christology of the Epistle to the Hebrews
Title
'You are a priest forever'
Title remainder
Second Temple Jewish messianism and the priestly christology of the Epistle to the Hebrews
Statement of responsibility
by Eric F. Mason
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Scholars have long questioned the conceptual background for the priestly Christology of the Epistle to the Hebrews, with suggestions including Gnosticism, the thought of Philo of Alexandria, common themes in early Christian theology and exegesis, and the creativity of the author of Hebrews himself. The discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls prompted waves of enthusiasm for understanding Hebrews in that context, both in terms of the Qumran sect's priestly messianism and understanding of Melchizedek, but claims often were excessive and the approach was discredited. The present study reevaluates the p
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
227/.8706
Index
index present
LC call number
BS2775.6.P69
LC item number
M37 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies on the texts of the desert of Judah
Series volume
v. 74
Label
'You are a priest forever' : Second Temple Jewish messianism and the priestly christology of the Epistle to the Hebrews, by Eric F. Mason
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-224) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hebrews' presentation of Jesus as High Priest -- Jesus as 'pioneer' or 'forerunner' -- Jesus as 'Son' and 'Son of God' -- Jesus as 'priest' and 'high priest' -- Hebrews 1:1-14 -- Hebrews 2:5-18 -- Hebrews 4:14-5:10 -- Hebrews 7 -- Hebrews 8-10 -- Previous theories of the background of the motif -- Largely original to the author of Hebrews -- Dependent on early Christian theology and exegesis -- Dependent on gnostic mythology -- Dependent on the thought of Philo of Alexandria -- Messianic priest traditions in Second Temple Judaism -- Messianic expectations at qumran -- Identification of 'messianic' figures at Qumran -- Evolutionary development of messianic conceptions at Qumran -- The messianic priest in the qumran texts -- Rule of the community and Damascus document -- Rule of the congregation -- Rule of the blessings -- War scroll -- Forilegium (4Q174) and Catenaa (4Q177) -- Testimonia (4Q175) -- Other possible references to a messianic priest -- Antecedents to the Qumran expectations of a messianic priest -- Aramaic Levi document -- Jubilees -- Ttestament of Levi -- Significance of the Levi priestly tradition -- Angelomorphic christology Melchizedek traditions in Second Temple Judaism -- Melchizedek in the Hebrew Scriptures and the Septuagint -- Genesis 14:18-20 -- Psalm 110:4 -- Melchizedek in nonbiblical Second Temple Jewish literature -- Genesis apocryphon -- Jubilees -- Pseudo-eupolemus -- Philo of Alexandria -- Melchizedek in the texts of the Qumran community -- Songs of the Sabbath sacrifice -- Visions of Amram -- Melchizedek -- The priestly christology of Hebrews and Qumran traditions -- A narrative theology of Hebrews -- Comparison with Qumran traditions -- Hebrews and the priestly messianism of Qumran -- Hebrews and the Melchizedek traditions of Qumran
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ocn711004334
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 229 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9789047427636
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004149878.i-228
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unknown
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Electronic reproduction.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711004334
  • pebcs9047427637
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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