The Resource When God spoke Greek : the Septuagint and the making of the Christian Bible, Timothy Michael Law

When God spoke Greek : the Septuagint and the making of the Christian Bible, Timothy Michael Law

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When God spoke Greek : the Septuagint and the making of the Christian Bible
Title
When God spoke Greek
Title remainder
the Septuagint and the making of the Christian Bible
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Michael Law
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Timothy Michael Law recounts the story of the Septuagint's origins, its relationship to the Hebrew Bible, and the adoption and abandonment of the first Christian Old Testament. -- Publisher
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DLC
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1979-
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Law, T. M.
Index
index present
LC call number
BS744
LC item number
.L39 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Kanon
Label
When God spoke Greek : the Septuagint and the making of the Christian Bible, Timothy Michael Law
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why this book? -- When the world became Greek -- Was there a Bible before the Bible? -- The first Bible translators -- Gog and his not-so-merry grasshoppers -- Bird droppings, stoned elephants, and exploding dragons -- E pluribus unum -- The Septuagint behind the New Testament -- The Septuagint in the New Testament -- The new Old Testament -- God's word for the church -- The man of steel and the man who worshipped the sun -- The man with the burning hand versus the man with the honeyed sword -- A postscript
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780199781720
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012045781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827261033
  • (OCoLC)ocn827261033
Label
When God spoke Greek : the Septuagint and the making of the Christian Bible, Timothy Michael Law
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why this book? -- When the world became Greek -- Was there a Bible before the Bible? -- The first Bible translators -- Gog and his not-so-merry grasshoppers -- Bird droppings, stoned elephants, and exploding dragons -- E pluribus unum -- The Septuagint behind the New Testament -- The Septuagint in the New Testament -- The new Old Testament -- God's word for the church -- The man of steel and the man who worshipped the sun -- The man with the burning hand versus the man with the honeyed sword -- A postscript
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780199781720
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012045781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827261033
  • (OCoLC)ocn827261033

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