By George W.E. Nickelsburg
Created at the side of an exhaustive severe remark, this can be the one English translation of one Enoch that takes into account the entire textual info now on hand within the Ethiopic model, the Greek texts, and the lifeless Sea Aramaic fragments. given that basically the 1st of 2 Hermeneia statement volumes is now to be had, this publication presents an fundamental translation of the total paintings
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New York: Routledge, 1998. Study of Qumran calendars related to the Book of the Luminaries VanderKam, James C. Enoch: A Man for All Generations. Studies on Personalities of the Old Testament. : University of South Carolina Press, 1995. The figure of Enoch in Jewish and Christian literature VanderKam, James C. Enoch and the Growth of an Apocalyptic Tradition. Catholic Biblical Quarterly Monograph Series 16. : Catholic Biblical Association of America, 1984. The Enochic corpus and its background especially in Mesopotamian texts VanderKam, James C.
Commentary on 1 Enoch 85-90 Uhlig, Siegbert. Das Athiopische Henochbuch. Jüdische Schriften aus hellenistisch-römischer Zeit 5/6. Gütersloh: Mohn, 1984. Introduction, translation, and notes. VanderKam, James C. ” In James C. , The Jewish Apocalyptic Heritage in Early Christianity, 33-101. 4. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1996. VanderKam, James C. Calendars in the Dead Sea Scrolls: Measuring Time. New York: Routledge, 1998. Study of Qumran calendars related to the Book of the Luminaries VanderKam, James C.
Remaining humanity will convert to righteousness (91:14; cf. 10:21). God will purge the earth of evil and renew the heavens and its luminaries (91:16-17). A prose section following the apocalypse meditates on the uniqueness of the revelation granted Enoch and now shared by the author’s community (93:11-14). A few verses of twoways instruction (94:1-5) serve as a bridge to the main section of the epistle, which spells out (by condemnation) the way of wickedness followed by “the sinners” and encourages “the righteous” to be steadfast in the hope of vindication.