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Author Jonquière, Tessel M. (Tessel Marina), 1973-

Title Prayer in Josephus [electronic resource] / by Tessel M. Jonquière.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007.

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 314 pages).
Series Ancient Judaism and early Christianity = Arbeiten zur Geschichte des antiken Judentums und des Urchristentums, 1871-6636 ; v. 70
Arbeiten zur Geschichte des antiken Judentums und des Urchristentums ; v. 70.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-296) and indexes.
Contents Introduction; Chapter One What is Prayer?; Chapter Two Josephus on Prayer; Chapter Three The Prayers; Chapter Four The Functions of the Prayers in the Text; Chapter Five A Difference between Theory and Practice?; Chapter Six Josephus' Idea of God; General Conclusion; Appendix One: List of Prayers; Appendix Two: List of Prayer Subjects; Bibliography; Indexes.
Summary Presents an analysis of prayer in the works of Flavius Josephus, comprising a study of Josephus' own views and an analysis of 32 prayer texts within his narrative. This book sheds light on his historiographic method and his theology. It indicates the significance of Josephus' use of terminology derived from the Graeco-Roman world.
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Subject Josephus, Flavius.
Josephus, Flavius.
Josephus, Flavius.
Prayer -- Judaism -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Note Society of Biblical Literature abbreviation for series: AGJU
Other Form: Print version: Jonquière, Tessel M. (Tessel Marina), 1973- Prayer in Josephus. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007 9789004158238 9004158235 (DLC) 2007276554 (OCoLC)123376191
ISBN 9789047419617 (electronic bk.)
9047419618 (electronic bk.)
9789004158238 (hbk.)
9004158235 (hbk.)
Standard No. 10.1163/ej.9789004158238.i-321