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A Non-Peshitta Jeremiah Citation by Aphrahat

A Non-Peshitta Jeremiah Citation by Aphrahat <jats:sec> <jats:title>Abstract</jats:title> <jats:p>The fourth century Syriac church father Aphrahat cites Jer. 31.31–32 in his Demonstrations. His citation is remarkable since it differs dramatically from the text of the OT Peshitta. This essay analyzes the citation and presents a solution. What looks at first blush like a citation of the Peshitta OT is in reality a blending of the Syriac NT citation of the OT and the OT Peshitta text. His use of Gen. 15.6 corroborates this method of OT citation.</jats:p> </jats:sec> http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Aramaic Studies Brill

A Non-Peshitta Jeremiah Citation by Aphrahat

Aramaic Studies , Volume 5 (1): 133 – Jan 1, 2007

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Publisher
Brill
Copyright
© 2007 Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands
ISSN
1477-8351
eISSN
1745-5227
DOI
10.1163/147783507X231976
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Abstract

<jats:sec> <jats:title>Abstract</jats:title> <jats:p>The fourth century Syriac church father Aphrahat cites Jer. 31.31–32 in his Demonstrations. His citation is remarkable since it differs dramatically from the text of the OT Peshitta. This essay analyzes the citation and presents a solution. What looks at first blush like a citation of the Peshitta OT is in reality a blending of the Syriac NT citation of the OT and the OT Peshitta text. His use of Gen. 15.6 corroborates this method of OT citation.</jats:p> </jats:sec>

Journal

Aramaic StudiesBrill

Published: Jan 1, 2007

Keywords: HEBREWS; GENESIS; SYRIAC NEW TESTAMENT; JEREMIAH; APHRAHAT; PATRISTIC CITATIONS OF OLD TESTAMENT TEXTS; OLD TESTAMENT PESHITTA

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