By Angelo Passaro
This quantity discusses numerous conceptions of relations and kinship within the context of deuterocanonical literature. After reading the subject relatives in a slender feel of the time period, the articles examine basic rules of morality, recognize, or love and take a severe examine representations of gender, energy, and social norms in Judaism and Early Christianity.
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He does not proclaim the impersonal primacy of the Law; he does not hide behind the scrupulous, semi-mechanical observance of what ought to be done; but in the end communicates 85 Cf. Bellia, An historico-anthropological, 60-61. 86 For Middendorp (Die Stellung, 34), Ben Sira wrote a “school book” following the Greek pedagogic model, particularly of the Stoics; for Hengel (Giudaismo ed ellenismo, 131), the author is “a master of wisdom with an established scholastic structure open to the young,” exposed to the danger of the allurements of Hellenistic civilisation.
Family and Kinship in the Deuterocanonical and Cognate Literature by Angelo Passaro