Re: Jesus and angels
Yes, the Pseudepigrapha is loaded with suggestions and 1 Enoch is most
detailed. Note that in the Hebrew Scriptures the idea of God as the
Creator of all will be an important presupposition for this. The idea
of the heavenly council also plays in, but its roots are less clear.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Jeffrey B. Gibson"
>that they were
> afsegal wrote:
> > If you mean angels in Christology, I would start with April D.
> > Deconick, ed. Paradise Now, just published through SBL. If you
> > mean, angels in general, I would begin with an encyclopedia article.
> Thanks for your reply. I mean angels in general. I have assumed
> thought within first century Judaism(s) to have been created by theGod of
> Israel. But when I asked myself why I assumed that, I had no readyanswer. No
> text came to mind.
> Hence my question.
> Anyone here have access to the CD of the Encyclopedia Judaica?
> Jeffrey B. Gibson, D.Phil. (Oxon)
> 1500 W. Pratt Blvd.
> Chicago, Illinois
> e-mail jgibson000@...
- Yes, Jeffrey - I have both the CD and the hard copy. I'll be happy to look
and see what I can find; is there anything in particular you'd like me to
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Anyone here have access to the CD of the Encyclopedia Judaica?
Jeffrey B. Gibson, D.Phil. (Oxon)
1500 W. Pratt Blvd.
e-mail jgibson000@comcast. <mailto:jgibson000%40comcast.net> net
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