Jesus Ben Sira 24

On Wisdom, Who Has Found an Earthly Dwelling Place

in European Judaism
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  • 1 Religionspädagogisches Institut, University of Lucerne, Switzerland
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Abstract

This article examines the theopoetic (re-)imagination of Wisdom at the centre of the Book of Jesus Ben Sira (chapter 24) and brings it into a dialogue with the prologue of the Gospel of John, where not Torah, but Jesus of Nazareth as logos is related to traditional concepts of Wisdom.

Contributor Notes

Veronika Bachmann is a Roman Catholic theologian, biblical scholar and lecturer in Biblical Studies at the Religionspädagogisches Institut (RPI) at the University of Lucerne, Switzerland.

European Judaism

A Journal for the New Europe

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