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02Sep

2021 Burkitt Medal for Biblical Studies

for Prof. a.D. Dr. theol. Rainer Albertz

The British Academy recently announced that Professor Rainer Albertz is awarded the 2021 Burkitt Medal for his enduring contributions and service to the field of Hebrew Bible Studies.

In 2018 Rainer Albertz published his collected essays on the Pentateuch with Mohr Siebeck:

Rainer Albertz
Pentateuchstudien
Hrsg. v. Jakob Wöhrle, unter Mitarb. v. Friederike Neumann
2018. IX, 533 Seiten.
Forschungen zum Alten Testament 117
Leinen 129,00 €

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A volume on the Joseph Story in the Pentateuch will appear in the same series within the next few months:

Rainer Albertz
Die Josephsgeschichte im Pentateuch
Ein Beitrag zur Überwindung einer anhaltenden Forschungskontroverse
2021. ca. 200 Seiten
Forschungen zum Alten Testament
Leinen 105,00 €

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14Jun

Manfred-Görg-Junior-Award 2021

for Dr. Daniel Maier

Daniel Maier's dissertation on happiness in Ancient Judaism and the New Testament has been awarded the Manfred-Görg-Junior-Award 2021 by the "Friends of Abraham Society".

Daniel Maier's dissertation will shortly be published by Mohr Siebeck:

Daniel Maier
Das Glück im antiken Judentum und im Neuen Testament

Eine Untersuchung zu den Konzepten eines guten Lebens in der Literatur des Zweiten Tempels und deren Einfluss auf die frühchristliche Wahrnehmung des Glücks
2021. XIX, 520 Seiten.
Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament 2. Reihe 552
fadengeheftete Broschur 114,00 €

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30Nov

Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award 2021

for Dr. Liane Feldman

Mohr Siebeck author Liane Feldman has been awarded the Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award for Theological Promise 2021 for her dissertation "The Story of Sacrifice."

The Award has been founded by the Heidelberger Forschungszentrum für Internationale und Interdisziplinäre Theologie FIIT (Research Center for International and Inter­disciplinary Theology) and is given to ten upcoming researchers annually, honoring outstanding PhD dissertations or the first postdoctoral monograph.

Liane M. Feldman
The Story of Sacrifice
Ritual and Narrative in the Priestly Source
2020. XIII, 245 pages.
Forschungen zum Alten Testament 141
cloth 104,00 €

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25May

Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award 2021

for Dr. Julia Rhyder

Mohr Siebeck author Julia Rhyder has been awarded the Manfred Lautenschlaeger Award for Theological Promise 2021 for her dissertation "Centralizing the Cult."

The Award has been founded by the Heidelberger Forschungszentrum für Internationale und Interdisziplinäre Theologie FIIT (Research Center for International and Inter­disciplinary Theology) and is given to ten upcoming researchers annually, honoring outstanding PhD dissertations or the first postdoctoral monograph.

Julia Rhyder
Centralizing the Cult
The Holiness Legislation in Leviticus 17–26
2019. XXI, 484 pages.
Forschungen zum Alten Testament 141
cloth 104,00 €

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