2 Maccabees 8-15: A Handbook on the Greek Text (Paperback)

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In 2 Maccabees 8-15, Seth Ehorn provides a foundational analysis of the Greek text of 2 Maccabees. The analysis is distinguished by the detailed yet comprehensive attention paid to the text. Ehorn's analysis is a convenient pedagogical and reference tool that explains the form and syntax of the biblical text, offers guidance for deciding between competing semantic analyses, engages important text-critical debates, and addresses questions relating to the Greek text that are frequently overlooked by standard commentaries. Beyond serving as a succinct and accessible analytic key, 2 Maccabees 8-15 also reflects recent advances in scholarship on Greek grammar and linguistics and is informed by current discussions within Septuagint studies. These handbooks prove themselves indispensable tools for anyone committed to a deep reading of the Greek text of the Septuagint.

About the Author

Seth M. Ehorn teaches Greek language and linguistics in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages at Wheaton College.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781481316026
ISBN-10: 1481316028
Publisher: Baylor University Press
Publication Date: September 15th, 2022
Pages: 435
Language: English