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Uncovering Ancient Stones

Essays in Memory of H. Neil Richardson

Edited by Lewis M. Hopfe

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288 pages
6" × 9"
1994

Uncovering Ancient Stones

Essays in Memory of H. Neil Richardson

Edited by Lewis M. Hopfe

During his long teaching career at Syracuse University and Boston University, H. Neil Richardson touched the lives of many students and colleagues. The nineteen essays included in this volume were written in his memory following his death in 1988.

 

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During his long teaching career at Syracuse University and Boston University, H. Neil Richardson touched the lives of many students and colleagues. The nineteen essays included in this volume were written in his memory following his death in 1988.

Preface

Abbreviations

Biographical Sketch: H. Neil Richardson

Curriculum Vitae: H. Neil Richardson

THE HEBREW BIBLE IN ITS TIME

The Slaying of the Fleeing, Twisting Serpent: Isaiah 27:1 in Context - Bernard W. Anderson

Two Unifying Female Images in the Book of Isaiah - Katheryn Pfisterer Darr

A Prophetic Vision of an Alternative Community: A Reading of Isaiah 40-55 - Ann Johnson

The ‘Fortresses of Rehoboam’: Another Look - T. R. Hobbs

The Lachish Letters and Official Reactions to Prophecies - Simon B. Parker

The Perception of Shame within the Divine-Human Relationship in Biblical Israel - Lyn M. Bechtel

The Motherhood of God: The Use of hyl as God-Language in the Hebrew Scripture - Julia A. Foster

ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE BIBLE

Archaeology, Texts, and History-Writing: Toward an Epistemology - William G. Dever

Demographic Aspects of the Problem of the Israelite Settlement - Ilan Sharon

Notes on the Development of Stamp-Glyptic Art in Palestine during the Assyrian and Persian Periods - E. Stern

Archaeological Indications on the Origins of Roman Mithraism - Lewis M. Hopfe

THE HEBREW BIBLE AND ITS LATER USES

Laws Concerning Idolatry in the Temple Scroll - Lawrence H. Schiffman

Method in Septuagint Lexicography - Gary Alan Chamberlain

The Semantic Field of the Term ‘Idolatry’ - Charles A. Kennedy

The Use of Hebrew Scripture in Stephen’s Speech - Robert T. Anderson

The Role of Isaiah in the Development of the Christian Canon - William R. Farmer

The Tabernacle in Samaritan Iconography and Thought - James D. Purvis

The Bible in Recent English Translation: The Word and the Words - Ernest S. Frerichs

Biblical Hermeneutics and Contemporary African Theology - Robert G. Rogers

INDEXES

Index of Authorities

Index of Scripture References

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