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by StephenGoranson
Wed Feb 08, 2023 12:54 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: M. D. Litwa, Carpocrates, Marcellina, and Epiphanes, review
Replies: 12
Views: 151

Re: M. D. Litwa, Carpocrates, Marcellina, and Epiphanes, review

mlinssen, do you really think that April D. DeConick (of Rice University) has not "even a single clue about the text"?
by StephenGoranson
Wed Feb 08, 2023 5:41 am
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: JJMJS 2022, including Klawans on M. Smith's "To Theodore"
Replies: 0
Views: 42

JJMJS 2022, including Klawans on M. Smith's "To Theodore"

The Journal of the Jesus Movement in its Jewish Setting no. 9 (2022) became available at the end of last year. http://www.jjmjs.org/ Among the articles (on pages 42-71) is one by Jonathan Klawans, "Nastiness, Nonsense, Antinomianism, and Abuse: Morton Smith versus Morton Smith on Jesus, Secret ...
by StephenGoranson
Tue Feb 07, 2023 12:16 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: M. D. Litwa, Carpocrates, Marcellina, and Epiphanes, review
Replies: 12
Views: 151

M. D. Litwa, Carpocrates, Marcellina, and Epiphanes, review

M. David Litwa, Carpocrates, Marcellina, and Epiphanes: three early Christian teachers of Alexandria and Rome. Abingdon; New York: Routledge, 2022. Pp. 256. ISBN 9781032285351
Review by
Daniel Vaucher, Freiburg, Switzerland. daniel.va@bluewin.ch

https://bmcr.brynmawr.edu/2023/2023.02.09/
by StephenGoranson
Mon Feb 06, 2023 2:41 pm
Forum: Christian Texts and History
Topic: forthcoming book on "Secret Mark," preview pages
Replies: 1
Views: 75

forthcoming book on "Secret Mark," preview pages

The Secret Gospel of Mark: A Controversial Scholar, a Scandalous Gospel of Jesus, and the Fierce Debate over Its Authenticity by Geoffrey S. Smith and Brent C. Landau 240 Pages, 6.12 x 9.25 in, 8 b-w illus. Hardcover 9780300254938 [to be] Published: Tuesday, 21 Mar 2023 Some sample/preview pages are...
by StephenGoranson
Sat Jan 28, 2023 7:18 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: The Origins of Judaism, Yonatan Adler
Replies: 97
Views: 3392

Re: The Origins of Judaism, Yonatan Adler

Dating the origins of Judaism may depend largely on how one defines "Judaism."
Here is one (extreme?) example, and not the only one:
Rosemary R. Ruether, "Judaism and Christianity: Two Fourth-Century Religions,"
Sciences Religieuses/Studies in Religion 2 (1972) 1-16.
by StephenGoranson
Sun Jan 22, 2023 6:44 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: The Egyptian “Magicians”
Replies: 1
Views: 150

The Egyptian “Magicians”

forwarded [from thetorah.com, which includes many articles]: The Egyptian “Magicians” Is the Bible’s portrayal of the magicians (Ḥarṭummīm) in accord with Egyptian literature and ritual practice? How did the Israelite writers obtain this knowledge? Prof. Scott B. Noegel https://www.thetorah.com/arti...
by StephenGoranson
Sat Jan 21, 2023 6:31 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: Judaism and Rome, website
Replies: 0
Views: 89

Judaism and Rome, website

forwarded: "The ERC project "Judaism and Rome" Re-thinking Judaism’s Encounter with the Roman Empire: Rome’s Political and Religious Challenge to Israel and its Impact on Judaism (2nd Century BCE – 4th Century CE)" https://www.judaism-and-rome.org/ “On this website you will find ...
by StephenGoranson
Fri Jan 20, 2023 11:24 am
Forum: Jewish Texts and History
Topic: "Cuneiform Tablets...Give First Glimpse of Hebrew Precursor"
Replies: 2
Views: 181

Re: "Cuneiform Tablets...Give First Glimpse of Hebrew Precursor"

Two Remarkable Vocabularies: Amorite-Akkadian Bilinguals! Andrew George, Manfred Krebernik Dans Revue d'assyriologie et d'archéologie orientale 2022/1 (Vol. 116), pages 113 à 166 abstract: This article presents two previously unpublished Old Babylonian tablets on which are inscribed similar bilingua...