By Claire Mathews McGinnis, Patricia K. Tull (eds.)
This booklet deals a selective survey of the background of Isaiah's reception over the process millennia, from the Septuagint and early types, carrying on with throughout the centuries in Jewish and Christian exegesis, and concluding with the past due 20th century. each one bankruptcy contains an introductory survey of Isaiah's interpretation inside of a selected old context, after which pursues a selected aspect of Isaiah's reception by way of certainly one of Isaiah's many readers in that point interval. Contributing authors characterize a large choice of experts within the fields of religious study, rabbinics, and Christian historical past and theology. Aimed essentially at students operating within the fields of bible study, hermeneutics, and the background of interpretation. it is going to even be of curiosity to clergy and lecturers.