Coverart for item
The Resource Contesting conversion : genealogy, circumcision, and identity in ancient Judaism and Christianity, Matthew Thiessen

Contesting conversion : genealogy, circumcision, and identity in ancient Judaism and Christianity, Matthew Thiessen

Label
Contesting conversion : genealogy, circumcision, and identity in ancient Judaism and Christianity
Title
Contesting conversion
Title remainder
genealogy, circumcision, and identity in ancient Judaism and Christianity
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Thiessen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Matthew Thiessen offers a nuanced study of the nature of Jewish thought with regard to Jewishness, circumcision, and conversion. Examining texts from the Hebrew Bible, Second Temple Judaism, and early Christianity, he gives a compelling account of the various forms of Judaism from which the early Christian movement arose
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thiessen, Matthew
Dewey number
248.246
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Berit milah
  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision
  • Conversion
  • Gentiles
  • Jews
Target audience
specialized
Label
Contesting conversion : genealogy, circumcision, and identity in ancient Judaism and Christianity, Matthew Thiessen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ishmael, Isaac, and covenantal circumcision in Genesis 17 -- Uncircumcised and circumcised gentiles in the Hebrew Bible -- Eighth-day circumcision in Jubilees -- Jewishness as genealogy in the late Second Temple period -- Jews, gentiles, and circumcision in early Christianity
Control code
ocn757856636
Extent
1 online resource (x, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199914456
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757856636
Label
Contesting conversion : genealogy, circumcision, and identity in ancient Judaism and Christianity, Matthew Thiessen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ishmael, Isaac, and covenantal circumcision in Genesis 17 -- Uncircumcised and circumcised gentiles in the Hebrew Bible -- Eighth-day circumcision in Jubilees -- Jewishness as genealogy in the late Second Temple period -- Jews, gentiles, and circumcision in early Christianity
Control code
ocn757856636
Extent
1 online resource (x, 246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199914456
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757856636

Library Locations

    • InternetBorrow it
      Albany, Auckland, 0632, NZ
Processing Feedback ...