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Legatio ad Gaium.

Philo of Alexandria.

Legatio ad Gaium.

by Philo of Alexandria.

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Published by E.J. Brill in Leiden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caligula, -- Emperor of Rome, -- 12-41.,
  • Jews -- Egypt -- Alexandria

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited with an introd. translation and commentary by E. Mary Smallwood.
    ContributionsSmallwood, E. Mary.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA4268 L3 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338p.
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21738230M

    Philo's writings on the topic are found in two sources: In Flaccum (meaning "Against Flaccus"), which is wholly devoted to the riots, and Legatio ad Gaium (meaning "Embassy to Caligula"), which makes some references to the event in its introduction. "Neotestamentica et Philonica" is a collection of eighteen essays by an international group of scholars in honor of Peder Borgen. They treat aspects of the study of the historical Jesus, Paul and his Letters, the Gospel of John and Philo of Alexandria. These essays represent the cutting edge of New Testament and Philonic scholarship and will be important resources for students of these subject.

    Nov 01,  · It seems clear that Legatio ad Gaium connects the situation of the Jews in Alexandria with the similar situation of the Jews in the biblical narrative of the Egyptian exile. The Jews are treated as prisoners of war and ‘made slaves by the ruler of the country’ (Vita Mosis // Legatio ad Gaium ). Moses is depicted as the perfect. Oct 31,  · Chapter 2 (‘Egyptians in Philo’s World’) deals with Philo’s representation of ‘historical’ Egyptians as they occur in his two historical writings (In Flaccum and Legatio ad Gaium) on the anti-Jewish pogrom in 38 ce and its aftermath. There Philo emphasizes the Egyptians’ tendency to Author: van der Horst, W Pieter.

    philo-of-alexandria--legatio-ad-gaium; Help; Report an issue; Book Chapter. Philo of Alexandria, Legatio ad Gaium D RUNIA, DE AUNE, T SELAND, JH ULRICHSEN Neotestamentica et Philonica: Studies in Honor of Peder Borgen. Supplements to Novum Testamentum | Brill Academic Publishers | Published: The Archaeology of a Trial. by Titus Kennedy. 02 Sep Rather than conflicting with the Gospels or the book of Acts, the account of Josephus actually explains why there appears to be multiple high priests at the same time during the trial of Jesus. (Legatio ad Gaium, ). Thus, Herod Antipas is firmly attested as a local ruler of.


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Home > The Works of Philo > Book The Works of Philo. ON THE EMBASSY TO GAIUS* {**Yonge's title, A Treatise on the Virtues and on the Office of Ambassadors. Addressed to Caius. The publisher has chosen to use 'Gaius' rather than Yonge's variant spelling of the name.}.

STUDY QUESTIONS. Philo of Alexandria, The Legatio ad Gaium, trans. with commentaries by E. Mary Smallwood (Leiden, ) Have we learnt, then, from this study so far that Gaius ought not to be compared to any of the gods or demi-gods, since he does not.

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Dec 09,  · Legatio ad Gaium by Philo of Alexandria.,E.J. Brill edition, in EnglishPages: Preview this book» What people are Goodenough Greek Greek citizenship Hellenistic Herod honour imperial imperial cult Isidorus Jerusalem Jewish Jews Josephus Legatio ad Gaium.

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Subjects. Jews. People. Caligula Emperor of Rome () Places. Egypt, Alexandria. 2 editions First. Philo Judaeus, also known as Philo of Alexandria, was a Jewish philosopher who lived from 20 BC to 50 AD.

Philo wanted to prove that the Torah and Greek philosophy actually agreed with each other and he used allegory to do that. In 38 AD, Philo was one of many Egyptian Jews to meet with the Roman Emperor Caligula and he wrote a book about it. Mary Smallwood Jump to Edith Mary Smallwood (born December 8, in Wandsworth) is a retired professor of Romano-Jewish History at the Queen's University, Belfast Philonis Alexandrini Legatio ad Gaium (edition with translation and commentary), Brill, Jan 01,  · Philo of Alexandria, Legatio Ad Gaium 1–7 Paraenesis Terminology in Philo Common Words in the New Testament and Philo: Some Results from a Complete Vocabulary ComparisonAuthor: David T.

Runia. On reading Philo, Legatio ad Gaium. This week I read Kenneth Schenck's magnificent little primer to Philo, A Brief Guide to Philo (Westminster John Knox, I'm actually responding to a contribution you made to the book Pray Knox, but this was the only way I found of contacting you.

Many thanks for the meditation and prayer I read today. The philosopher Philo was born about 20 BCE to a prominent Jewish family in Alexandria, the chief home of the Jewish Diaspora as well as the chief center of Hellenistic culture; he was trained in Greek as well as Jewish learning.

In attempting to reconcile biblical teachings with Greek philosophy he developed ideas that had wide influence on Christian and Jewish religious thought.

In Latin: Legatio ad Gaium (Embassy to Gaius), Philo describes his diplomatic mission to Gaius Caligula, one of the few events in his life which is known specifically. He relates that he was carrying a petition describing the sufferings of the Alexandrian Jews and asking the emperor to secure their rights.

Jan 01,  · The Jewish exegete and philosopher Philo of Alexandria has long been famous for his allegorical treatises on the Greek Bible.

The present volume contains the first translation and commentary in English on his treatise De agricultura (On cultivation), which gives an elaborate allegorical interpretation of Genesis Noah’s role as a cultivator is analysed in terms of the ethical and Author: Peder Borgen. LOEB CLASSICAL LIBRARY Founded by JAMES LOEB Edited by JEFFREY Then passing on to Gaius’s reign Eusebius quotes Legatio and then and Pilate in the second of these quotations Cohn and the others build a theory that the treatise originally included a book or a large part of a book describing the persecutions a i.e.

Mar 09,  · The Works of Philo Judaeus of Alexandria - Kindle edition by Philo of Alexandria, E.C. Marsh, C.D. Yonge, C.D. Yonge. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Works of Philo Judaeus of Alexandria/5(8).

Book Reviews Book Notes VOLUME 37/NUMBER 4 FOURTH QUARTER but two treatises, Pro Flaccum and Legatio ad Gaium, contain significant historical data on the Alexandrian Jewish community.

The latter, Legatio, is also of interest to students of the Gospels because it contains a rare non-canonical reference to Pilate'sAuthor: Tom Thatcher. A list of ancient Greek and Latin authors, with links to online translations: L-Z. PHILO'S LEGATIO AD GAIUM E.

MARY SMALLWOOD: Philonis Alexandrini Legatio ad Gaium. Edited with an introduction, translation, and commentary. xiv+33o. Leiden: Brill, II. Cloth, fl. THE endemic hostility between Jew and Greek in the Hellenistic world was one of the most crippling legacies that fell to victorious Roman arms in the.

This week I read Kenneth Schenck's magnificent little primer to Philo, A Brief Guide to Philo (Westminster John Knox, ), which has motivated me to face my Philophobia and wade into Philo's writings. I enjoyed reading In Flaccum and am now reading Legatio ad Gaium.I am surprised by some of the things Philo says, and I'm hoping that some of you Philo experts might be able to provide some.The writings of Philo of Alexandria provide a fascinating glimpse into the world of Jesus and the Apostles.

In fact, Philo’s works are a goldmine of information on Jewish exegetical methods, the worldview of the apostles, and theological matters of great importance for Christianity.Philo (20 B.C.–50 A.D.), known also as Philo of Alexandria (Greek: Φίλων ὁ Ἀλεξανδρεύς, Hebrew: ידידיה הכהן Yedidia Hacohen), Philo Judaeus, Philo Judaeus of Alexandria, Yedidia, "Philon", and Philo the Jew, was a Hellenistic Jewish Biblical philosopher born in Alexandria.4/5.