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  • Apocalyptic (Chapters)

    Introduction The word ‘apocalyptic’ is nowadays used to describe a scenario that heralds the end of the world, or at least the end of ...

    Source: The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Studies

  • The Apocalyptic Vision (Chapters)

    When the word “apocalypse” appears in the newspaper, it is usually in connection with the horrors of nuclear war or the threat of environmental ...

    Source: The Oxford Study Bible

  • Azariah, The Prayer of, and the Song of the Three Young Men (A-Z entry)

    The Greek translation ( Septuagint ) of the book of Daniel inserts between vv. 23 and 24 of chap. 3 a section embracing sixty‐eight ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Chronicles, The Books of (A-Z entry)

    Title. As with Samuel and Kings , the two books of Chronicles are in reality one: the counting of words and sections customary in ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • chronology of the New Testament (A-Z entry)

    The life of Jesus and the travels of Paul are fixed by the NT within the stream of secular history. Calculations of the monk ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Coins with Musical Instruments. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Cylinder of Cyrus. (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Daniel, The Book of (A-Z entry)

    According to the book that bears his name, Daniel was a pious and wise Jewish youth who was deported to Babylon by King Nebuchadrezzar ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • David (A-Z entry)

    One of the best‐known biblical characters, David is a curiously elusive figure. The Bible tells of his carving out an empire unmatched in ancient ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Ecclesiastes, The Book of (A-Z entry)

    The title of the book in Hebrew is qōhelet (also transliterated qōheleth and koheleth ), a particular form of the verb “to assemble,” which ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Esther, The Book of (A-Z entry)

    The Hebrew Book. Deriving its title from the name of its heroine, the book of Esther presents the story of an unsuccessful attempt to ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Ezra and Nehemiah (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    The books of Ezra and Nehemiah originally constituted one book, better labeled as Ezra-Nehemiah. It depicts the reconstruction of Jewish life in Judah during ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • Ezra, The Book of (A-Z entry)

    At an early stage, the books of Ezra and Nehemiah were regarded as a unity. From the time of Origen (third century CE ), ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • hypostasis (A-Z entry)

    (Gk “that which stands under,” i.e., the real nature or essence of anything; pl. hypostases ) a Greek philosophical term, meaning both “essential ...

    Source: Oxford Biblical Studies Online

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    for introduction to nehemiah, see introduction to Ezra.

    Source: The Jewish Study Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    an introduction to the book of Chronicles precedes 1 Chronicles. [david rothstein]

    Source: The Jewish Study Bible

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    A. Text and Language. 1. Originally one work ( b. B. Bat. 14b–15a); Eusebius, Hist. eccl. 4.26.14), the books of Ezra and Nehemiah share ...

    Source: The Oxford Bible Commentary

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    A brief narrative informs the reader that the hero is subjected to a divine test as a means of ascertaining whether or not he ...

    Source: The Oxford Bible Commentary

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    A. Author and Date. Most of this book takes the form of a monologue, spoken by a character called ‘(the) Qoheleth’ (‘the Teacher’): its ...

    Source: The Oxford Bible Commentary

  • Introduction (Chapters)

    A. Subject-Matter and Literary Genre. The English title of the book, Lamentations, sums up very well its subject-matter. As is commonly the case, the ...

    Source: The Oxford Bible Commentary

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