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Description - Judaism and the Gentiles by Terence L. Donaldson

In the Second-Temple period non-Jews were attracted to Judaism's communal life, religious observance and theological imagination. On the Jewish side, this was matched by the development of several discrete "patterns of universalism"-ways in which Jews were able to conceive of a positive place for Gentiles within their symbolic world. In this book Terence Donaldson collects and comments on all of the texts (to the end of the second Jewish rebellion in 135 CE) that deal with Gentile sympathizers, proselytes, ethical monotheists and participants in end-time redemption. In impressive detail, Donaldson identifies, defines, and describes these "patterns of universalism."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781602580251
ISBN-10: 1602580251
Format: Hardback
(228mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 580
Imprint: Baylor University Press
Publisher: Baylor University Press
Publish Date: 17-Oct-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Terence L. Donaldson

Terence L. Donaldson is the Lord and Lady Coggan Professor of New Testament Studies at Wycliffe College (University of Toronto). He is author of two other books -- Jesus on the Mountain and Paul and the Gentiles -- and is one of the co-chairpersons of the "Religious Rivalries" Seminar.