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Apocalypse and Semitic syntax

Steven Thompson

Apocalypse and Semitic syntax

by Steven Thompson

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Revelation -- Language, style.,
  • Grammar, Comparative and general -- Syntax.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p135-140. - Includes index.

    StatementSteven Thompson.
    SeriesSociety for New Testament Studies monograph series -- 52, Monograph series (Society For New Testament Studies) -- 52.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2825.5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx,155p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21495954M
    ISBN 100521260310

    The Semitic languages, previously also named Syro-Arabian languages, are a branch of the Afroasiatic language family originating in the Middle East that are spoken by more than million people across much of Western Asia, North Africa and the Horn of Africa, as well as in often large immigrant and expatriate communities in North America, Europe and phic distribution: Western Asia, . Stephen Thompson, The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax, Society of New Testament Studies Monograph Series Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Hbk. ISBN: Paul Treblico, "What Shall We Call Each Other?

    BACK TO THE TEXTS--INDEX; The Revelation of John (aka Apocalypse of John, or Book of Revelation) (see Online Text) is a New Testament document.. See Seven Churches; Overview. The book of Revelation is an early Christian apocalyptic text. The author John of Patmos has been often identified with the apostle John and/or the Beloved Disciple of the Gospel of John, . him to believe that the author of the Apocalypse thought in Hebrew and wrote in Greek; Torrey has reconsidered the question and has concluded that the book was originally written in Aramaic and translated with the utmost fidelity into Greek. That the syntax of the Apocalypse is Semitic cannot be questioned­File Size: KB.

      Scriptural Allusions in the Book of Revelation and the Contours of Textual Research Retrospect and Prospects. Garrick V. Allen. Scriptural Allusions in the Book of Revelation and the Contours of Textual Research Retrospect and Prospects Show all authors S. The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax (SNTSMS 52 Cited by: 1. STUDIES IN THE APOCALYPSE being lectures delivered before the University of London. R.H. Charles CLICK HERE FOR PDF FILE OF ENTIRE BOOK " Salmeron () took the same view, and agreed with Hentenius that the Apocalypse was written before the fall of Jerusalem.


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Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects. The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax. Steven Thompson. Book Details. Series: Society for New Testament Studies This book offers a consistent explanation of the peculiarity of the language of the Apocalypse (or Book of Revelation), namely that the rules of Greek grammar are broken because of the influence of Hebrew and Aramaic.

Book The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax () Steven W Thompson; Link Abstract. The peculiar language of the New Testament Apocalypse is here explained as due to the deliberate influence of biblical Hebrew and Aramaic.

Disciplines. Ancient History, Greek and Roman. 15 Lindars, Barnabas, “ Steven Thompson, The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax,” JSS 30 () 16 Ibid. (my emphasis). 17 Thompson, Steven (The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax [ Cambridge/New York: Cambridge University Press, ] ) states: “The Apocalypse can be categorized as ‘Jewish Greek’ to the fullest extent of the Cited by: 10Steven Thompson, The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax (SNTSMS; Cambridge Cam- bridge University Press, ) IIJames A.

Montgomery, "The Education of the Seer of the Apocalypse," JBL 16 (). The grammatical peculiarities in the Greek of the book of Revelation have long been noted. In his recent SNTS monograph Steven Thompson re-examines ‘the peculiar language associated with the verb and with clauses in the Apc which have for centuries been a source of perplexity and misunderstanding’.

‘ The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax Cited by: 3. 2Steven W. Thompson, The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax (Cambridge, Eng., ). The book contains the main findings of Thompson's Ph.D. dissertation, completed at the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, in 3G. Mussies, The Morphology of Koine Greek as Used in the Apocalypse of St.

John. Supplement to NovT 27 (Leiden, ). Thompson, Steven: The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax. Cambridge: CUP, Thompson argues that some semantic and syntactical problems may be solved if the Aramaic background is taken into consideration.

Thompson’s book is reviewed by M. Wilcox in: JTS 38 () (7 Oct ). ABBREVIATIONS APC. BAG BDB BGU BI-D Charles 1 (11) JBL JTS LS-J LXX MT NTS PSI Symm. Theod. TDNT ZAW zvw The Apocalypse W.

Bauer, W.F. Arndt and F.W. Gingrich, A. The earliest known example of a Jewish Apocalypse is the Book of Daniel (middle of the second century B.C.), with which book the distinct beginning of a new branch of literature is made (though some hold that a part of the Book of Enoch is anterior to Daniel).

But the author of Dan. vii.-xii., though a pioneer and an originator in this. The The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax. By Steven Thompson. χ + (Society for New Testament Studies Mono graph Series, ) Cambridge University Press, £ The eccentricities of the Greek of the Book of Revelation have long puzzled scholars and Dr Thompson now joins those who have sought.

1) The vast multitudes of solecisms (apparent grammatical incongruity) and unparalleled idiosyncrasies of his Greek reveal a Semitic syntax. 2) John was a prophet who wrote an apocalypse. [7] Because of this, and the external evidence that will be presented later, there is more reason to accept apostolic authorship over other : Clark Bates.

Apocalypse of Abraham. These witnesses permit us to suggest that the Apocalypse of Abraham was possibly known by the second century. Our pseudepigraphon was written after A.D. 70, because the author describes the destruction of Jerusalem (cf.

27). Hence, the apocalypse—that is the early Jewish stratum—was. Grammatical Insights Into the New Testament The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax Steven Thompson Limited preview - All Book Search results » About the author () > Bibliographic information.

Title: Grammatical Insights Into the New Testament A Continuum imprint Academic Paperback. Paradise Now and Not Yet: Studies in the Role of the Heavenly Dimension in Paul's Thought with Special Reference to his Eschatology. #N#eds. Gregg, Steve. Revelation: Four Views A Parallel Commentary. #N#Kreitzer, Larry Joseph.

Jesus and God in Paul's Eschatology. #N#Bavinck, Herman. The Last Things: Hope for This World and the Next%(2). The Semitic Languages presents a unique, comprehensive survey of individual languages or language clusters from their origins in antiquity to their present-day forms. The Semitic family occupies a position of great historical and linguistic significance: the spoken and written languages of the Phoenicians, Hebrews and Arabs spread throughout Asia and northern and.

Apocalyptic literature is a genre of prophetical writing that developed in post-Exilic Jewish culture and was popular among millennialist early Christians. Apocalypse (ἀποκάλυψις) is a Greek word meaning "revelation", "an unveiling or unfolding of things not previously known and which could not be known apart from the unveiling".

As a genre, apocalyptic literature details the. Jon Paulien, The Deep Things of God: An Insider’s Guide to the Book of Revelation (Hagerstown, MD: Review and Herald, ), 9. See also, Steven Thompson, The Apocalypse and Semitic Syntax (Society for New Testament Studies Monograph Series, 52; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ), as cited, by Paulien, SEMITIC LITERARY FORMS IN THE APOCALYPSE passage would be considered in any other literary product.

However, neither v. 11 norleft in their actual place, would alter the literary structure of chapter It is the following: first bowl ()—people blaspheming (v. 11) second bowl (v. 3) third bowl (v. 4) praise of God (vv. ).The Bible has been a massive influence on literature and history, especially in the Western world, where the Gutenberg Bible was the first book printed using movable type.

According to the March edition of Time, the Bible "has done more to shape literature, history, entertainment, and culture than any book ever written.