Significant Dynamics of Masorah as Attested in Early Rabbinic Texts, Qumran Pesharim and the Teachings of Jesus
2008 Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature (2008)
  • Asher Finkel , Seton Hall University
Presentation
Abstract
This paper outlines the significant dynamics of the classical masoretic text of the Bible as demonstrated in early rabbinic texts, Qumran pesharim and the teachings of Jesus. This paper was presented at the Twenty-First Congress of the International Organization for Masoretic Studies in conjunction with the 2008 Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature in Boston, MA on November 24, 2008.
Keywords
  • Massorah,
  • Masorah,
  • Rabbinic Texts,
  • Qumran,
  • Pesharim,
  • teachings of Jesus,
  • Jesus,
  • Maimonides,
  • Ginzberg,
  • Prolegomenon to the Massoretico-Critical Edition of the Bible,
  • sefer,
  • sofer,
  • sefar,
  • Ezra,
  • Ex 17,
  • Exodus 17,
  • Qeri,
  • Ketiv,
  • Zekher,
  • Pharisees,
  • Sadducees,
  • Essenes,
  • Baba Bathra,
  • pesher,
  • Urthum,
  • miqra,
  • middot,
  • Shammai,
  • Hillel,
  • halakhah,
  • Torah and the Prophets,
  • Lev 19,
  • Leviticus 19,
  • Deut 6,
  • Dt 6,
  • Matt 23,
  • Matthew 23,
  • Gezerah Sawah,
  • da’at elohim,
  • Mark 12,
  • Mk 12,
  • kalos didaskale,
  • Yochanan ben Zakkai,
  • Jamnia,
  • Ma'aseh,
  • Second Temple,
  • Temple Scroll,
  • Synoptic Gospels,
  • Ex 3,
  • Exodus 3,
  • katalysai,
  • alla plerosi,
  • e`asuphe,
  • Dt 13,
  • Deuteronomy 13,
  • iota,
  • mia keraia,
  • me parelte
Publication Date
November 24, 2008
Citation Information
Asher Finkel, "Significant Dynamics of Masorah as Attested in Early Rabbinic Texts, Qumran Pesharim and the Teachings of Jesus." Paper presented at the Twenty-First Congress of the International Organization for Masoretic Studies in conjunction with the 2008 Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. Boston, MA, November 24, 2008. Available at: http://works.bepress.com/asher_finkel/21.