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IOSOT Congress, 21st / IOSCS Meeting, 15th / IOQS Meeting, 8th / IOTS Meeting, 7th (München, Germany; August, 1-9, 2013)

The 21st Congress of IOSOT will be held at Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich, Germany on August 4-9, 2013 in conjunction with the meetings of other professional organizations, including: ~ the 15th Meeting of the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies (IOSCS) (August 1-3, 2013) ~ the 8th Meeting of the International Organization for Qumran Studies (IOQS) (August 4-7, 2013) under ...

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International Conference / Nangeroni Meeting, 2nd: “Voice of Jacob: Early Jewish Texts and Traditions in Christian Transmission” (Dor, Israel; June 8-12, 2014)

International Conference and Nangeroni Meeting under the auspices of The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Faculté de théologie et de sciences des religions / Institut romand des sciences bibliques (Université de Lausanne) in collaboration with Enoch Seminar: International Scholarship in Second Temple Judaism and Christian Origins Supported by the European Research Council Conference Committee: Alexander Kulik (chair), Gabriele Boccaccini, Lorenzo DiTommaso, ...

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Nangeroni Meeting, 3rd: “Re-Reading Paul as a Second-Temple Jewish Author” (Rome, Italy; June 23-27, 2014)

The meeting aims at re-examining afresh Paul’s Jewish background, his criticism against the Roman Imperial order, and his contribution to early Christian identity formation. We plan to have panels on the following topics: (1) Paul within Second Temple Judaism, (2) Paul and Second-Temple Jewish Apocalypticism, (3) Paul and Second-Temple Jewish Messianism, (4) Paul and the Law, (5) Paul and Empire, ...

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Enoch Seminar, 7th: “Enochic Influences on the Synoptic Gospels” (Camaldoli, Arezzo, Italy; July 21-26, 2013)

The aim of the Seventh Enoch Seminar, chaired by Prof. Loren Stuckenburck (University of Munich, Germany) with Prof. Gabriele Boccaccini (University of Michigan), is to give a literary analysis of the influences of Enochic literature and traditions on the Synoptic Gospels, including and beyond the issue of the Son of Man. As usual, all papers will circulate in advance and ...

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Enoch Graduate Seminar, 5th (Montreal, Canada; May 20-23, 2014)

The Fifth Enoch Graduate Seminar, chaired by Lorenzo DiTommaso and Gerbern S. Oegema, will be hosted by Concordia University and McGill University in Montreal, Canada, from May 20 to 23, 2014. The two universities are located in the downtown core of the city, about eight blocks from each other under the famous Mount Royal. Ph.D. students and post-doctoral researchers working ...

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SBL Annual Meeting, 149th (Baltimore, Maryland; November 23- 26, 2013) -> ”’Enoch Seminar Reception”’

The 149th Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) will be held in Baltimore, Maryland, November 23-26, 2013. The Annual SBL American Meeting is the largest gathering of biblical scholars in the world. As usual numerous sessions will be devoted to subjects of interest for Second Temple and New Testament Studies. Following the tradition inaugurated at the 2012 ...

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SBL International Meeting (St. Andrews, Scotland; July 7-11, 2013 )

The Annual SBL International meetings will be held at St Andrews, Scotland. As usual numerous sessions will be devoted to subjects of interest for Second Temple and New Testament Studies. Here are some the listed groups. For more information, see http://www.sbl-site.org/meetings/internationalmeeting.aspx APOCALYPTIC LITERATURE (Chair: Anathea Portier-Young) Description: The Apocalyptic Literature Section provides the International Meeting’s only general forum for studies ...

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Hanan Eshel (1958-2010) was an Israeli scholar. Received his PhD (1994) from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. One of leading international specialists in the Dead Sea Scrolls, was professor in the Dept. of Land of Israel Studies and Archaeology at Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel. Visiting professor at the Universities of Harvard, Michigan, and Oxford. Co-Founder and Co-Director of the ...

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Alejandro Díez Macho (1916-1984)

Alejandro Díez Macho (1916-1984) was a Spanish scholar. Díez Macho was born in Villafría de la Peña (Palencia, Spain) in May 1916. He joined the the Roman Catholic Church in 1932 and began to study theology in the Gregorian University of Rome in 1935, though he was forced to interrupt his studies due to the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). In ...

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