How Jonah is Interpreted in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: Essays on the Authenticity and Influence of the Biblical Prophet

How Jonah is Interpreted in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: Essays on the Authenticity and Influence of the Biblical Prophet

By: Mishael Caspi (author)Hardback

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The Sign of the Prophet Jonah: Tracing the Tradition History of a Biblical Character in Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity; Gregory C. Jenks, Charles Sturt University, Brisbane; Between "That Great City" and "That Great City": The Book of Jonah Refracted Through Some of Christianity's Great Prisms; John T. Greene, Michigan State University; The Prophet Jonah in the Visual Imagination; Martin O'Kane, University of Wales, Lampeter; "And many beasts" (Jonah 4:11): The Function and Status of Animals in the Book of Jonah; Yael Shemesh, Bar-Ilan University; Jonah in the Mirror of Nahum; Donald R. Vance, Oral Roberts University; When a Just Man Cries Out; Mishael M. Caspi, Bates College; A Dithrambic Paper on Jonah and His Music; David Z Crookes, Ballymena Academy, Northern Ireland, U.K.; The Sign of Jonah and the Prophet Motif in the Gospel of Matthew Moving Toward the Gentile Mission; David M. Moffitt, Duke University; Jonah the Dove or Jonah the Prophet; Tehilla Swartz Altshuler, Harvard University; Jonah as Comic Foil in God's Serious Business: An Ancient Chancel Drama; J. Harold Ellens, University of Michigan; The Book of Jonah's Didactic Message: "Train/Teach Jonah in His Own Way"; Itzhak Peleg, Beit Berl College; Reluctant Prophet, Reluctant Gd, (Un)broken Covenant; Richard E. Sherwin, Bar Ilan University; Why No Prophet, and Why the Loss?; Herb Hain, Santa Monica, California.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773439313
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 372
  • ID: 9780773439313
  • ISBN10: 0773439315

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