Prophecy and Hellenism

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Hannes Bezzel, Stefan Pfeiffer
Forschungen zum Alten Testament 2. Reihe 129
  • Tübingen: 
    Mohr Siebeck
    , July
     209 pages.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.


The contributions to the present volume provide case studies for the role of and reflection upon prophecy and divination in the Hellenistic world after the conquests of Alexander the Great. Documents from Alexandria, biblical books, and Cicero's writings are presented and opened up to interdisciplinary discussion.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Hannes Bezzel is professor of Old Testament at Friedrich Schiller University Jena.

Stefan Pfeiffer is professor of ancient history at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg.


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