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Bibil Identifier bibil:245300
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) Biblical Allusion, Compositional Rhetoric and Cultic Praxis
Title (English, ) Decoding the Intertextual Web in 4Q266
Author Rothstein, David
Journal Henoch. Studies in Judaism and Christianity from Second Temple to Late Antiquity (Volume: 38, Issue: 1)
Year (Publication) 2016
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2016
Year (Copyright) 2016
Year (Reference) 2016
Language English
Pages 67-88 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The phenomenon of international formulation in the Dead Sea Scrolls, and the Damascus Document, in particular, has been the subject of much scholarly attention. One passage whose compositional logic and intertextual matrix have not been fully decoded is 4Q266, frag. 11, ll. 3-5, which establishes the efficacy of repentance, sans sacrificial offerings, in securing full expiation for sins. The present essay identifies the web of biblical passages that have informed this passage's formulation and explains the exegetical and cultic/legal reasoning that lay behind this menagerie of biblical texts.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Milieu : Ancient Judaism : Qumran - Dead Sea : Texts : Texts : 4Q - Qumran Cave 4 : 4Q266-273 - Damascus Document
Thesaurus BiBIL : Milieu : Ancient Judaism : Themes : Repentance
Thesaurus BiBIL : Bible (as a whole) : Bible (as a whole) -- Hermeneutics - Methods : Hermeneutics : Intertextuality
Pericopes Hosea 5
Joel 2
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