The Bible in Greek: Translation, Transmission, and Theology of the Septuagint
Atlanta: SBL Press, 2015 pp. 336. $44.95
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Description: This volume presents English and German papers that give an overview on important stages, developments, and problems of the Septuagint and the research related to it. Four sections deal with the cultural and theological background and beginnings of the Septuagint, the Old Greek and recensions of the text, the Septuagint and New Testament quotations, and a discussion of Papyrus 967 and Codex Vaticanus.
Subjects: Bible, Septuagint, Literature, Methods, Historical Approaches, History, Textual Criticism, History of Interpretation
Review by W. Edward Glenny
Citation: W. Edward Glenny, review of Siegfried Kreuzer, The Bible in Greek: Translation, Transmission, and Theology of the Septuagint, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2016).
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