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Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch (3 vols.)

by Strack, Hermann L., Billerbeck, Paul

C. H. Beck 1922–1926

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Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch (3 vols.)
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Overview

The product of a collaboration between Hermann Strack and Paul Billerbeck, Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch is truly one-of-a-kind. Strack and Billerbeck painstakingly gathered materials from the Talmud and Midrash that help explain the faith, perspectives, and practices of the Jews during the life of Christ and the period of the early church. Going through each New Testament book verse by verse, Strack and Billerbeck reference passages from the Midrash and the Talmud to show not only how they informed the opinions of the experts in the audience, but how centuries of teaching from those sources would have informed the popular understanding of what was being said or done in a particular verse or section.

Though much work has been done on Second-Temple Judaism since Strack and Billerbeck published this work, nothing has come close to replacing it. It is the seminal and standard reference work in this area of research. If you want to learn about the Jewish worldview at the time of Christ, you must have Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrash in your library.

The Logos edition of Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch is completely indexed, giving near-instant access to any word or reference. The Scripture references are linked to your preferred Bible translation and appear on mouseover. Greek, Latin, and Hebrew words link to the language tools in your library, allowing you to access basic lexical information with a simple right-click.

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These volumes are in their original German and are parallel to our soon-to-come English translations. Check out our original translation for the Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch .

Key Features

  • Commentary-style collection of Rabbinic literature related to the New Testament
  • Extensive index
  • Introduction by the authors

Individual Titles

Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch, vol. 1

  • Authors: Hermann Strack and Paul Billerbeck
  • Publisher: C. H. Beck
  • Publication Date: 1922
  • Pages: 1,072

Sample Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

Volume one contains commentary on the Gospel of Matthew.

Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch, vol. 2

  • Authors: Hermann Strack and Paul Billerbeck
  • Publisher: C. H. Beck
  • Publication Date: 1924
  • Pages: 886

Sample Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

Volume two contains commentary on the Gospel of Mark, the Gospel of Luke, the Gospel of John, and the Acts of the Apostles.

Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch, vol. 3

  • Authors: Hermann Strack and Paul Billerbeck
  • Publisher: C. H. Beck
  • Publication Date: 1926
  • Pages: 877

Sample Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

Volume three contains commentary on Romans through Revelation.

Product Details

  • Title: Kommentar zum Neuen Testament aus Talmud und Midrasch
  • Authors: Hermann Strack and Paul Billerbeck
  • Publisher: C. H. Beck
  • Volumes: 3
  • Pages: 2,835

About Hermann Strack

Hermann Strack (1848–1922) was born in Berlin. He studied Talmudic and Rabbinic literature under the Jewish scholar Moritz Steinschneider. Most of Strack’s contemporaries considered him the foremost Christian authority on Talmudic and Rabbinic literature. In 1883, Strack founded the Institutum Judaicm, an organization focused specifically on the conversion of Jews to Christianity. Two years later, he became editor of Nathanael. Zeitschrift für die Arbeit der Evangelischen Kirche an Israel. In 1877, Strack became the assistant professor of Old Testament exegesis and semitic languages at the University of Berlin.

About Paul Billerbeck

Paul Billerbeck (1853–1932) was born in Bad Schönfliess on April 4, 1853. Before his retirement in 1914, Billerbeck served as a pastor in Zielenzig and Heinerdorf. Billerbeck was also heavily involved in missionary work in Berlin, where he was engaged in the evangelism of Jews living in Germany. Billerbeck was educated at Greifswald and Leipzig.