Read e-book online Armenia and the Bible: Papers Presented to the International PDF

By C Burchard

ISBN-10: 1555405975

ISBN-13: 9781555405977

Those are the acts of a world symposium on 'Armenia and the Bible: tradition, culture, and textual content - Die Bibel in der armenischen Kultur', that was once held at Heidelberg from July sixteenth to nineteenth, 1990. designed to debate the Armenian Bible, in all on hand varieties and from all attainable angles, as a massive issue of Armenian tradition: historic, medieval and glossy. clean impetus was once anticipated within the fields which were rather good researched, corresponding to the language of the Armenian Bible, its textual content and transmission, biblical codicology and illustrations, the Wirkungsgeschichte of the Bible in Armenian via commentaries, sermons, and liturgy, its functionality as a starting place for dogmatics and ecclesiastical legislations and order. New efforts have been was hoping for in components which are much less studied or missed equivalent to using the Bible in Armenian artwork except ebook illustrations (but together with epigraphy), its impact on schooling either at domestic and at school, its position in well known faith and personal lifestyles, or the effect of its language at the Armenian language commonly. unique realization used to be to be paid to what occurred to the Bible nowa days, rather because the emergence of secular Armenian tradition within the nineteenth and twentieth centuries (Peeters 1993)

Show description

Read or Download Armenia and the Bible: Papers Presented to the International Symposium Held at Heidelberg, July 16-19, 1990 (University of Pennsylvania Armenian Texts and Studies) PDF

Best criticism & interpretation books

New PDF release: The Multivalence of Biblical Texts and Theological Meanings

Paperback version is accessible from the Society of Biblical Literature (www. sbl-site. org)

Download PDF by Angel: Otherworldly and Eschatological Priesthood in the Dead Sea

Departing from scholarship devoted to the socio-historical realities of priesthood at Qumran, this booklet explores photos of otherworldly and messianic/eschatological priesthood within the useless Sea Scrolls as a mirrored image of the non secular worldview of the Qum

The Character of the Syriac Version of Psalms: A Study of by Ignacio Carbajosa PDF

This ebook investigates the nature of the "Peshitta" in "Psalms 90-150" as a way to facilitate the correct use of this model in textual feedback. It identifies the Peshitta's translation thoughts and it discusses the version's interpretation of inauspicious passages within the Hebrew textual content. The query of the Hebrew Vorlage in the back of the "Peshitta Psalter" is raised.

Download e-book for kindle: Living with other creatures : green exegesis and theology by Richard Bauckham

The Bible and Christian culture have, at top, provided an ambiguous be aware in accordance with Earth's environmental problems. At worst, a fancy, usually one-sided heritage of interpretation has left the Bible's voice silent. Aiming to bridge those gaps, Richard Bauckham mines scripture and theology, studying an organization command for Christians to deal with all of God's construction after which discusses the generations of theologians who've sought to dwell out this biblical mandate.

Extra resources for Armenia and the Bible: Papers Presented to the International Symposium Held at Heidelberg, July 16-19, 1990 (University of Pennsylvania Armenian Texts and Studies)

Sample text

Brayshaw Satan Christianity’s Other God Legend, Myth, Lore, or Lie Historical and Biblical Proof of how Man Created Satan and Made Satan to Be A God James R. Brayshaw iUniverse, Inc. New York Bloomington Table of Contents Introduction 1 CHAPTER 1 19 Considering Why We Have a Doctrine of Satan CHAPTER 2 41 Satan, Evil Force at Creation or Man Created with a Potential for Evil? CHAPTER 3 77 God, Creator of All Things Good and Evil. CHAPTER 4 89 The First Use of the Word “Satan” in the English Version of the Scriptures CHAPTER 5 113 If Satan Exists He is a God According to Yahweh CHAPTER 6 131 Evil and Lying Spirits, How God is the Origin CHAPTER 7 167 The Post-Exilic Persian Influence On the Idea of Satan CHAPTER 8 205 Lucifer’s Fall in Isaiah 14, Explaining the Myth CHAPTER 9 231 Is Satan the Anointed Cherub from Ezekiel 28?

INTRODUCTION Whether “Satan” exists or not is an issue that has huge implications for humanity and religion today. If “Satan” does not exist, then you and I have been taught a very ancient and complicated lie, at the hands of the religious institutions of this world. From the time the Israelites left Persia until today, those who are the leaders and teachers of these religious institutions have almost unanimously heralded the message that there exists a cosmic being that is like God but is not the One God who is sovereign over the entire Universe.

1 Throughout this work the letters KJV after a Scripture verse identify that verse as taken from the King James Version Bible. Where required to indicate which Strong’s Dictionary number has been assigned to a specific word the Strong’s numbers will be incorporated into the verse after each word. 776 Genesis 1:1 KJV+ The Scriptures say Yahweh is God and He claims there is no other supernatural force in the universe, saying there is none like Him. Thus, we are left with the problem of trying to remove the other God, Satan, from the place he has been given by the heart and mind of humanity.

Download PDF sample

Armenia and the Bible: Papers Presented to the International Symposium Held at Heidelberg, July 16-19, 1990 (University of Pennsylvania Armenian Texts and Studies) by C Burchard


by William
4.4

Rated 4.72 of 5 – based on 12 votes