The Resource Heavenly realms and earthly realities in late antique religions, edited by Raʻanan S. Boustan, Annette Yoshiko Reed

Heavenly realms and earthly realities in late antique religions, edited by Raʻanan S. Boustan, Annette Yoshiko Reed

Label
Heavenly realms and earthly realities in late antique religions
Title
Heavenly realms and earthly realities in late antique religions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Raʻanan S. Boustan, Annette Yoshiko Reed
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Index
index present
LC call number
BL540
LC item number
.H43 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boustan, Raʻanan S.
  • Reed, Annette Yoshiko
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heaven
  • Heaven
  • Heaven
  • Rome
  • Greece
Label
Heavenly realms and earthly realities in late antique religions, edited by Raʻanan S. Boustan, Annette Yoshiko Reed
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-322) and index
Contents
  • Heavenly ascent, angelic descent, and the transmission of knowledge in 1 Enoch 6-16
  • Annette Yoshiko Reed
  • 'Connecting Heaven and Earth': the function of the hymns in Revelation 4-5
  • Gottfried Schimanowski
  • Working overtime in afterlife, or, no rest for the virtuous
  • Sarah Iles Johnson
  • Earthly sacrifice and heavenly incense: the law of the priesthood in Aramaic Levi and Jubilees
  • Martha Himmelfarb
  • Who's on the throne? Revelation in the long year
  • John W. Marshall
  • Introduction:
  • The earthly monastery and the transformation of the heavenly city in late antique Egypt
  • Kirsti B. Copeland
  • Contextualizing heaven in third-century North Africa
  • Jan N. Bremmer
  • Bringing the heavenly academy down to earth: approaches to the imagery of divine pedagogy in the East-Syrian tradition
  • Adam H. Becker
  • Angels in the architecture: temple art and the poetics of praise in the Songs of the Sabbath Sacrifice
  • Ra'anan S. Bouston
  • The collapse of celestial and chthonic realms in a late antique 'Appollonian Invocation' (PGM I 262-347)
  • Christopher A. Faraone
  • 'In Heaven as it is on Earth'
  • In heaven as it is in hell: the cosmology of Seder Rabbah di-Bereshit
  • Peter Schäfer
  • The faces of the moon: cosmology, genesis and the Mithras Liturgy
  • Radcliffe G. Edmonds III
  • 'O Paradoxical Fusion!': Gregory of Nazianzus on baptism and cosmology (Orations 38-40)
  • Susanna Elm
  • Ra'anan S. Bouston,
  • Annette Yoshiko Reed
  • The bridge and the ladder: narrow passages in late antique visions
  • Fritz Graf
  • 'Heavenly Steps': Manilius 4.119-121 and its background
  • Katharina Volk
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 335 p.
Isbn
9780521831024
Lccn
20030696 62
System control number
(OCoLC)53954268
Label
Heavenly realms and earthly realities in late antique religions, edited by Raʻanan S. Boustan, Annette Yoshiko Reed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-322) and index
Contents
  • Heavenly ascent, angelic descent, and the transmission of knowledge in 1 Enoch 6-16
  • Annette Yoshiko Reed
  • 'Connecting Heaven and Earth': the function of the hymns in Revelation 4-5
  • Gottfried Schimanowski
  • Working overtime in afterlife, or, no rest for the virtuous
  • Sarah Iles Johnson
  • Earthly sacrifice and heavenly incense: the law of the priesthood in Aramaic Levi and Jubilees
  • Martha Himmelfarb
  • Who's on the throne? Revelation in the long year
  • John W. Marshall
  • Introduction:
  • The earthly monastery and the transformation of the heavenly city in late antique Egypt
  • Kirsti B. Copeland
  • Contextualizing heaven in third-century North Africa
  • Jan N. Bremmer
  • Bringing the heavenly academy down to earth: approaches to the imagery of divine pedagogy in the East-Syrian tradition
  • Adam H. Becker
  • Angels in the architecture: temple art and the poetics of praise in the Songs of the Sabbath Sacrifice
  • Ra'anan S. Bouston
  • The collapse of celestial and chthonic realms in a late antique 'Appollonian Invocation' (PGM I 262-347)
  • Christopher A. Faraone
  • 'In Heaven as it is on Earth'
  • In heaven as it is in hell: the cosmology of Seder Rabbah di-Bereshit
  • Peter Schäfer
  • The faces of the moon: cosmology, genesis and the Mithras Liturgy
  • Radcliffe G. Edmonds III
  • 'O Paradoxical Fusion!': Gregory of Nazianzus on baptism and cosmology (Orations 38-40)
  • Susanna Elm
  • Ra'anan S. Bouston,
  • Annette Yoshiko Reed
  • The bridge and the ladder: narrow passages in late antique visions
  • Fritz Graf
  • 'Heavenly Steps': Manilius 4.119-121 and its background
  • Katharina Volk
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 335 p.
Isbn
9780521831024
Lccn
20030696 62
System control number
(OCoLC)53954268

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