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    • The ancient versions of Lamentations 

      Van Rooy, Herrie F. (University of Stellenbosch, 2012)
      The Ancient Versions of the Old Testament can be utilised for different purposes. Two of the most important usages of the Septuagint, Peshitta, Vulgate and the Targums are their use in the process of reconstructing the ...
    • The function of Daniel 1 in a second century BCE historical context. 

      Van Deventer, H J M (North-West University, 2011)
      In the first chapter, the book of Daniel begins with an introduction of the main characters, and a short story about refraining from defilement by eating foreign food. From a literary perspective that focuses on form and ...
    • Reading the Psalms historically. Antiochene Exegesis and a Historical Reading of Psalm 46 

      Van Rooy, Herculaas F (Faculty of Theology, University of the Orange Free State, 2009)
      The Antiochene exegetes, most notably Diodore of Tarsus and Theodore of Mopsuestia read the psalms against the historical background of Israelite history, reconstructing a historical setting for every psalm. This paper ...