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A New English Translation of the Septuagint

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Judaism - Sacred Writings,
  • Other Translations - General,
  • Religion / Bibles / Other,
  • Bibles - Other,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Bibles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1027
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10134894M
    ISBN 100195289757
    ISBN 109780195289756


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A New English Translation of the Septuagint by Albert Pietersma Download PDF EPUB FB2

New English Translation of the Septuagint: Contents: About NETS Publication Electronic Edition More Information LXX Resources: About NETS. NETS is a new translation of the Greek Jewish Scriptures, entitled A New English Translation of the Septuagint and the Other Greek Translations Traditionally Included Under that Title (and abbreviated as NETS).

This project is being carried. New English Translation of the Septuagint (NETS) is without question the best English translation of the Septuagint available. I have read most of the other English Septuagint translations and this is head and shoulders above them.

Highly recommended for the lay person as well as scholars/5. For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint's influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation.

But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation. The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this gap/5(90). The Septuagint (the ancient Greek translation of Jewish sacred writings) is of great importance in the history of both Judaism and Christianity.

The first translation of the books of the Hebrew Bible (plus additions) into the common language of the ancient Mediterranean world made the Jewish scriptures accessible to many outside Judaism. Notonly did the Septuagint become Holy Writ.

The NETS translation of the book of Psalms has been based primarily on the edition of Alfred Rahlfs, Psalmi cum Odis A New English Translation of the Septuagint: The Psalms(New York: Oxford University Press, ). PSALMS TO THE READER 24 File Size: KB.

Translation Manual for “A New English Translation of the Septuagint” (NETS). Ada, Michigan: Uncial Books, NPNF Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers NRSV New Revised Standard Version Bible Translation OBO Orbis Biblicus et Orientalis. The Septuagint (the ancient Greek translation of Jewish sacred writings) is of great importance in the history of both Judaism and Christianity.

The first translation of the books of the Hebrew Bible (plus additions) into the common language of the ancient Mediterranean world made the Jewish scriptures accessible to many outside Judaism/5. Translated from the Hebrew between the third and first centuries B.C., the Septuagint became the Bible for Greek-speaking Jews and was widely cited by early Christians.

Now, at long last, it has been made available in an accurate modern translation for English readers. pages, ' x ' x ' hardcover. Oxford University. A New English Translation of the Septuagint /5(9). For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint’s influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation.

But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation. The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this gap. For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint's influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation.

But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation. The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this s: 1.

- Buy A New English Translation of the Septuagint book online at best prices in India on Read A New English Translation of the Septuagint book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: The Lexham English Septuagint (LES) is a new translation of the Septuagint, the Greek version of the Old Testament writings used during New Testament times and in the early fully typeset in a comfortable, single-column format, the LES provides a literal, readable, and transparent English edition of the Septuagint for modern readers/5(3).

A fresh translation of the Septuagint. The Lexham English Septuagint (LES) is a new translation of the Septuagint, the Greek version of the Old Testament writings used during New Testament times and in the early fully typeset in a comfortable, single-column format, the LES provides a literal, readable, and transparent English edition of the Septuagint.

Buy A New English Translation of the Septuagint by Pietersma, Albert, Wright, Benjamin G., Pietersma, Albert, Wright, Benjamin G. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().

Version Information. The NET BIBLE is a completely new translation of the Bible. It was completed by more than 25 scholars – experts in the original biblical languages – who worked directly from the best currently available Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek texts.

The Septuagint (the ancient Greek translation of Jewish sacred writings) is of great importance in the history of both Judaism and Christianity. The first translation of the books of the Hebrew Bible (plus additions) into the common language of the ancient Mediterranean world made the Jewish scriptures accessible to many outside Judaism/5(11).

A New English Translation of the Septuagint and the Other Greek Translations Traditionally Included Under that Title (NETS), an academic translation based on the New Revised Standard version (in turn based on the Masoretic Text) was published by the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies (IOSCS) in October The Septuagint is a translation of the Hebrew Bible and some related texts into Koine Greek.

As the primary Greek translation of the Old Testament, it is also called the Greek Old translation is quoted in the New Testament, particularly by Paul. The Lexham English Septuagint (LES) is a new translation of the Septuagint, the Greek version of the Old Testament writings used during New Testament times and in the early church.

Beautifully typeset in a comfortable, single-column format, the LES provides a literal, readable, and transparent English edition of the Septuagint for modern readers.

The (expensive as an ebook) Orthodox Study Bible, The Orthodox Study Bible published by Thomas Nelson, is based in part on the Septuagint but is not a complete new translation - relying heavily on Brenton and also on the New King James Old Testament. It's OK but not a substitute for a good new English translation of the Septuagint, IMHO/5(39).

For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint's influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation. But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation. The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this gap/5(8).

The New English Translation of the Septuagint (NETS) is a fascinating resource—especially, if you’re interested in textual criticism. And, since it is a well-loved resource by Olive Tree employees, we took extra care in making it work well inside the app.

A New English Translation of the Septuagint is a very welcomed new Translation of the ancient and revered Septuagint (LXX) into the English Language.

As a Greek Orthodox Christian my Old Testament is the Septuagint and as an English-Speaking Christian I finally have "My" Old Testament in English.5/5(5). For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint's influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation.

But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation. The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this : Oxford University Press.

Book Summary: The title of this book is A New English Translation of the Septuagint and it was written by Albert Pietersma (Editor), Benjamin G. Wright (Editor). This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Book Edition: 1st.

History and textual basis. The New English Translation, like the New International Version, New Jerusalem Bible and the New American Bible, is a completely new translation of the Bible, not an update or revision of an older one (such as the New Revised Standard Version ofwhich is a revision of the Revised Standard Version of /71, itself a revision of the American Abbreviation: NET.

An overview of A New English Translation of the Septuagint (ISBN ). This volume, a glossy, sewn hardback, contains a modern English translation of the Greek Old Testament. The text is. Book Description Oxford University Press, USA OctoberHardcover. Condition: New.

Though one must understand the word 'translation' in the title with qualification--the New Revised Standard Version of the Old Testament was used when the translators judged it an acceptable rendering of the Septuagint text--this work is a milestone in biblical studies/5(61). A New English Translation of the Septuagint - unofficial.

51 likes. Holy Old Testament; Editors: Albert Pietersma and Benjamin G. Wright; ISBN ISBN Followers:   For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint's influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation.

But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation. The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this gap. show more/5(61). The Septuagint is a Greek Translation of the Old Testament.

It was primarily translated into Greek for the Jews in Alexandria who were fluent in Greek but not in Hebrew. Septuagint means seventy and is a reference to the 70 scholars who performed the translation work. Here you will find PDF links to Oxford University Press‘ translations of the Septuagint into English.

Read about the texts witnessed only in the Septuagint: Letter of Aristeas (including also full text in Greek and English) ||| Sirach, Wisdom, Letter of Jeremiah ||| Maccabees 1, 2, 3 and 4 ||| Additional texts witnessed by the Septuagint to the book of Daniel ||| 1 Esdras, PsalmPrayer of Manasseh ||| Judith, Baruch Note that the so called 'sixth' chapter of Baruch in the.

For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint's influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation. But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation.

The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this gap/5(3). A New English Translation of the Septuagint Albert Pietersma Abstract: For some decades the IOSCS has nurtured the dream of sponsoring a translation of the Septuagint into modern English based on the best available text editions.

Within the last year concrete steps have been taken toward the dream's Size: KB. English Translation of the Greek Septuagint Bible The Translation of the Greek Old Testament Scriptures, Including the Apocrypha. Compiled from the Translation by Sir Lancelot C. Brenton Download theSeptuagintin PDF.

The file is styled in a clean format so you can print the different Books of the LXX. For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint's influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation. But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation.

The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this gap/5(). Providing books and gifts for faith exploration and spiritual growth. I am wondering if there are any modern English translations of the Septuagint that are available in print (book) form.

I know that there is the New English Translation of the Septuagint available both for free online and in book form printed by OUP. But from what I understand NETS is not really a new translation but a “re-working” of the NRSV.

Sir Lancelot Brenton - (), Protestant Septuagint scholar Sir Lancelot Charles Lee Brenton was the son of Sir Jahleel Brenton. Lancelot was the second of four children and his key claim to fame was as the translator of one of 2/5(1).

For students of the Bible, the New Testament in particular, the study of the Septuagint's influence is a vital part of the history of interpretation. But until now, the Septuagint has not been available to English readers in a modern and accurate translation.

The New English Translation of the Septuagint fills this gap/5(). A New English Translation of the Septuagint - Ebook written by Albert Pietersma, Benjamin G. Wright. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A New English Translation of the Septuagint/5(16).A Comparative Psalter: Hebrew (Masoretic Text)  Revised Standard Version Bible  The New English Translation of the Septuagint  Greek (Septuagint) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   This is a book that can be read in-hand for a decent time without fatigue.

The opening pages contain a very informative introduction, which explains the translation philosophy and differentiates this translation from others in recent history, notably the New English Translation of the Septuagint (NETS). One of the most important differences.