Monthly Archives: August 2015

Exploring the Role of a Cannon-Within-the-Canon in Biblical Interpretation, part 7

Originally posted on PsalterMark:
The Inevitability of Presuppositions From the outset of these posts, it has been noted that the terms canon-within-the-canon and inner canon carry a large variety of meanings. Because of the high probability of misunderstanding in the…

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Baruch Schwartz: Did Moses Really write the Torah?

Originally posted on Biblical Studies Online:
Can “a sincere, religious commitment to traditional Judaism can be reconciled with the non-Mosaic origin of the Torah?” Professor Baruch Schwartz (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) addresses this topicĀ as part of the Orange County Community…

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Jon D. Levenson on the Akedah / Sacrifice of Isaac

Originally posted on Biblical Studies Online:
Professor Jon D. LevensonĀ (Harvard Divinity School) delivered three talks on the Akedah, or sacrifice of Isaac, in Genesis 22, as part of the Orange County Community Scholars Program (OCCSP). The talks are available in…

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