By Stuckenbruck, Loren T.
The amount is a remark on 1 Enoch chapters 91-108 that starts with the Ethiopic textual content culture but additionally takes the Greek and Aramaic (Dead Sea Scrolls) proof under consideration. This portion of 1 Enoch, which incorporates fabric from a minimum of 5 diverse records composed your time throughout the 2d century BCE, offers a window into the early phases of the reception of the earliest Enoch culture, because it used to be being negotiated when it comes to elitist spiritual competitors, at the one hand, and with regards to different Jewish traditions that have been flourishing on the time. The remark, firstly of which there's an in depth advent, is based within the following approach: there's a translation for every unit of textual content (including the Greek and Aramaic the place it exists, with the Greek and Ethiopic translations offered synoptically), through unique textual notes that justify the interpretation and supply details on a whole diversity of adaptations one of the manuscripts. This, in flip, is by means of a normal touch upon the unit of textual content; after this there are special notes on every one subdivision of the textual content which try to situate the content material in the move of biblical interpretation and constructing Jewish traditions of the second one Temple interval. The 5 files in 1 Enoch 91-108 are handled within the following order: (1) Apocalypse of Weeks (93:1-10; 91:11-17); (2) Admonition (91:1-10, 18-19); (3) Epistle of Enoch (92:1-5; 93:11-105:2; (4) delivery of Noah (106-107); and (5) the Eschatological Appendix (108).
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Nickelsburg, “Enoch 97–104: A Study of the Greek and Ethiopic Texts”, esp. pp. 153–55. In particular, Nickelsburg adopts the principle that agreement in readings between Ethiopic mss. Abb (Eth. I) and Eth. , on the one hand, and the Grk. 56 As described in the preceding paragraph, the present volume proceeds along a different line: given the complexity of establishing the text within each version (esp. the Ethiopic), translations of each of the running texts (Grk. ) are presented separately. Only then, in the Textual Notes and Notes of the commentary, are the differences between the versions negotiated.
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1 Enoch 91-108 (Commentaries on Early Jewish Literature (Cejl)) by Stuckenbruck, Loren T.