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Fortress Press Biblical Interpretation in the Early Church

This volume presents new translations of significant ancient documents relating to the emergence of hermeneutical (scripture interpretation) questions in the patristic period. Translations of primary source materials incude:
  • Sifra: The Exegetical Rules (Middot) of Rabbi Ishmael and Rabbi Hillel
  • Ptolemy: Letter to Flora
  • Irenaeus: Against Heresies
  • Origen: On First Principles: Book Four
  • Papyrus Michigan Inv. 3718: Christian Allegorizations
  • Diodore of Tarsus: Commentary on the Psalms, Prologue
  • Diodore of Tarsus: Preface to the Commentary on Psalm 118
  • Theodore of Mopsuestia: Commentary on Galatians 4:22-31
  • Tyconius (ca. 380 North Africa): The Book of Rules, I-III
Karlfried Froehlich is Benjamin B. Warfield Professor of Ecclesiastical History, Emeritus, at Princeton Theological Seminary.
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