A Wandering Galilean: Essays in Honour of Seán Freyne

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Zuleika Rodgers, Margaret Daly-Denton, Anne Fitzpatrick-McKinley
BRILL, Oct 26, 2009 - Religion - 640 pages
Reflecting the wide-ranging research interests of Seán Freyne, the essays in this volume address issues related to the study of Judaism from the Persian period to the Cairo Geniza, and from the development of the Christian movement to the early modern mapping of Galilee.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
PART ONE THE JEWISH WORLD
3
What happened to the Jewish Priesthood after 70? Philip S Alexander
5
Some Mass Produced ScorpionAmulets from the Cairo Genizah Gideon Bohak
35
Josephus on the Essenes The Sources of his Information John J Collins
51
Judean Ethnic Identity in Josephus Against Apion Philip F Esler
73
What did Nehemiah do for Judaism? Anne FitzpatrickMcKinley
93
BenHur and Ancient Jewish Slavery Catherine Hezser
121
Who Wouldnt Marry Jesus? Marianne Sawicki
301
Reconsidering Its Access Internal Space and Architecture Zeev Weiss
321
PART THREE THE NEW TESTAMENT AND EARLY CHRISTIAN WORLD
343
A Feature of the Johannine Eucharist? Margaret DalyDenton
345
Copying the Death of the Founder and Gaining Paradise Majella Franzmann
367
Tertullianus Son? Jill Harries
385
From Aramaic to Greek Galilee to Syria Oral to OralWritten Richard A Horsley
401
The Women the Tomb and the Climax of Mark Larry W Hurtado
427

A Matter of Perspective James S McLaren
141
The Integrity of the Rabbinic Law of Purity Mishnah Teharot Jacob Neusner
159
Josephus Justus of Tiberias and Agrippa II Zuleika Rodgers
173
PART TWO THE WORLD OF GALILEE
185
Early Printed Maps of Galilee John R Bartlett
187
The Limits of Evidence Mark A Chancey
205
Sepphoris Jotapata and Khirbet Qana Douglas R Edwards
219
George Adam Smith and the Moral Geography of Galilee Halvor Moxnes
237
Regional and Other Considerations Eric M Meyers
257
Galilee and the Implications of Empire J Andrew Overman
279
Unsocial Bandits John S Kloppenborg
451
Another PostResurrection Meal and its Implications for the Early Understanding of the Eucharist Thomas OLoughlin
485
Reading Jesus Parables in Light of His Crucifi xion V George Shillington
505
Bread that is Brokenand Unbroken Justin Taylor
525
Composition and Performance in Mark 13 Adela Yarbro Collins
539
Observations on the ΥΠΟΚΠΙΤΑΙ in Matthew Jurgen Zangenberg
561
Index of Authors
589
Index of Ancient Sources
599
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