The Resource A kind of magic : understanding magic in the New Testament and its religious environment, edited by Michael Labahn and Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte, (electronic resource)

A kind of magic : understanding magic in the New Testament and its religious environment, edited by Michael Labahn and Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte, (electronic resource)

Label
A kind of magic : understanding magic in the New Testament and its religious environment
Title
A kind of magic
Title remainder
understanding magic in the New Testament and its religious environment
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Labahn and Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection of articles by distinguished scholars and experts in their particular fields of research is introduced by a chapter dealing with general matters of the current hermeneutics of magic: what is the nature of magic and what is the understanding of magic in the Western world-view and what - for instance - in the African world? Centered around studies on Jesus and magic the second part contains studies on the use of the term magic in the New Testament and especially in Acts. The third section broadens the understanding of magic through selected case studies in different approaches to
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
225.813343
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BL65.M2
LC item number
K56 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • European Association of Biblical Studies
  • Labahn, Michael
  • Lietaert Peerbolte, L. J
Series statement
  • Library of New Testament studies
  • European studies on Christian origins
  • T & T Clark library of biblical studies
Series volume
  • 306
  • 306
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic
  • Magic
  • Magic, Ancient
  • Magic
Label
A kind of magic : understanding magic in the New Testament and its religious environment, edited by Michael Labahn and Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Editorial Board; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Preface; Abbreviations; Contributors; Part I; Daria PEZZOLI OLGIATTI From μαγεíα to Magic: Envisaging a Problematic Concept in the Study of Religion; Emmanuel O. NWAORU Magic in the Ancient World and African Culture; Part II; Tom HOLMÉN Jesus and Magic: Theodicean Perspectives to the Issue; Graham H. TWELFTREE Jesus the Exorcist and Ancient Magic; Michael BECKER Mαγ́оι - Astrologers, Ecstatics, Deceitful Prophets: New Testament Understanding in Jewish and Pagan Context; Stanley E. PORTER Magic in the Book of Acts; Part III
  • Ann JEFFERS Magic From Before the Dawn of Time: Understanding Magic in the Old Testament: A Shift in Paradigm (Deuteronomy 18:9-14 and Beyond)Eibert TIGCHELAAR Catalogue of Spirits, Liturgical Manuscript with Angelological Content, Incantation? Reflections on the Character of a Fragment from Qumran (4Q230 1), with Appendix: Edition of the Fragments of IAA #114; Christiane KUNST The Daughters of Medea: Enchanting Women in the Graeco-Hellenistic World; Ulrike RIEMER Fascinating but Forbidden? Magic in Rome; Pieter W. VAN DER HORST The Great Magical Papyrus of Paris (PGM TV) and the Bible
  • Bert Jan LIETAERT PEERBOLTE The Eighth Book of Moses (PLeid. J 395): Hellenistic Jewish Influence in a Pagan Magical PapyrusINDEX OF REFERENCES; INDEX OF AUTHORS
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613201331
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000106416
  • (EBL)742424
  • (OCoLC)741691420
  • (SSID)ssj0000523726
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12215108
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000523726
  • (PQKBWorkID)10543085
  • (PQKB)10543384
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC742424
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000106416
Label
A kind of magic : understanding magic in the New Testament and its religious environment, edited by Michael Labahn and Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Editorial Board; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Preface; Abbreviations; Contributors; Part I; Daria PEZZOLI OLGIATTI From μαγεíα to Magic: Envisaging a Problematic Concept in the Study of Religion; Emmanuel O. NWAORU Magic in the Ancient World and African Culture; Part II; Tom HOLMÉN Jesus and Magic: Theodicean Perspectives to the Issue; Graham H. TWELFTREE Jesus the Exorcist and Ancient Magic; Michael BECKER Mαγ́оι - Astrologers, Ecstatics, Deceitful Prophets: New Testament Understanding in Jewish and Pagan Context; Stanley E. PORTER Magic in the Book of Acts; Part III
  • Ann JEFFERS Magic From Before the Dawn of Time: Understanding Magic in the Old Testament: A Shift in Paradigm (Deuteronomy 18:9-14 and Beyond)Eibert TIGCHELAAR Catalogue of Spirits, Liturgical Manuscript with Angelological Content, Incantation? Reflections on the Character of a Fragment from Qumran (4Q230 1), with Appendix: Edition of the Fragments of IAA #114; Christiane KUNST The Daughters of Medea: Enchanting Women in the Graeco-Hellenistic World; Ulrike RIEMER Fascinating but Forbidden? Magic in Rome; Pieter W. VAN DER HORST The Great Magical Papyrus of Paris (PGM TV) and the Bible
  • Bert Jan LIETAERT PEERBOLTE The Eighth Book of Moses (PLeid. J 395): Hellenistic Jewish Influence in a Pagan Magical PapyrusINDEX OF REFERENCES; INDEX OF AUTHORS
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613201331
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000106416
  • (EBL)742424
  • (OCoLC)741691420
  • (SSID)ssj0000523726
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12215108
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000523726
  • (PQKBWorkID)10543085
  • (PQKB)10543384
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC742424
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000106416

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