Category Archives: Aramaic Targums

How Not to Preach from Genesis 1

Robert Cargil has an excellent discussion and critique of Mark Driscoll’s exegesis of Genesis 1, especially Driscoll’s appeal to Targum Neofiti to show some Jews before the time of Christ held Trinitarian views. Here is Robert’s intro: Apparently, as a … Continue reading

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Edmonton SBL Hebrew Scriptures Satellite Fall Seminar

As the coordinator of the Edmonton SBL Hebrew Scriptures Satellite, I would like to announce our fall seminar: “The Prospects and Potentials of a Narratological Approach to the Pentateuch Targumsâ€? by Simon Adnams Lasair University of Manchester Response by Dr. … Continue reading

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