Übersetzung des Talmud Yerushalmi 978-3-16-149836-7 - Mohr Siebeck
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Übersetzung des Talmud Yerushalmi

I. Seder Zeraim. Traktat 10: 'Orla – Unbeschnittene Bäume
Hrsg. v. Martin Hengel (+), Peter Schäfer, Friedrich Avemarie, Hans-Jürgen Becker, Frowald G.Hüttenmeister
Übers. v. Frowald G. Hüttenmeister

[Translation of the Talmud Yerushalmi. Volume I/10: 'Orla – »Foreskin.«]

2009. XX, 110 pages.
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The 'Orla tractate is the penultimate order of the one which deals with agricultural problems. It describes the commandment, stipulated in Leviticus 19:23–25, that no one is allowed to eat the fruit of a tree less than three years old in Israel.
The 'Orla tractate is the penultimate order of the one which deals with agricultural problems. It describes the commandment, stipulated in Leviticus 19:23–25, that no one is allowed to eat the fruit of a tree less than three years old in Israel. This fruit is compared to a foreskin ('Orla) and is regarded as »not circumcised.« In the fourth year, the fruit is to be eaten in Jerusalem, and it is not until the fifth year that the fruit can be eaten everywhere. All the problems involved with this are discussed. The tractate, for which there is no Gemara in the Babylonian Talmud, provides abundant material on agriculture in Israel in antiquity. This is the first time it has been published in a German translation. A detailed commentary, which makes use of the traditional as well as the modern commentaries, and an index facilitate the understanding and the use of the text.
Authors/Editors

Friedrich Avemarie Studium der Ev. Theologie in Heidelberg, München, Montpellier und Tübingen; Studium der Judaistik in Jerusalem und Berlin; 1995 Promotion; 2000 Habilitation; 2002–12 Professor für Neues Testament und antikes Judentum in Marburg.

Hans-Jürgen Becker Geboren 1956; Studium der Theologie in Göttingen und der Judaistik in Jerusalem; 1985–94 wiss. Mitarbeiter, 1994–97 wiss. Assistent am Institut für Judaistik in Berlin; 1988 Promotion; 1996 Habilitation; seit 1997 Professor für Neues Testament und antikes Judentum in Göttingen; Leiter des Instituts für Judaistik in Göttingen.

Martin Hengel (1926–2009) was Professor of New Testament and Early Judaism at the Protestant Theology Faculty at the University of Tübingen.

Frowald Gil Hüttenmeister Geboren 1938; Studium der Judaistik in Deutschland, Österreich und Israel; 1970 Promotion; Dozent für Judaistik an den Universitäten Tübingen, Duisburg, Wuppertal, Paris und Haifa; im Ruhestand.

Peter Schäfer Geboren 1943; 1968 Promotion; 1973 Habilitation; 1983–2008 Professor für Judaistik an der Freien Universität Berlin; 1998–2013 Ronald O. Perelman Professor of Jewish Studies und Professor of Religion an der Princeton University; seit 2014 Direktor des Jüdischen Museums Berlin.

Reviews

The following reviews are known:

In: Salesianum — 73 (2011), S. 368–369 (Rafael Vicent)
In: Archivo Teologico Granadino — 72 (2009), S. 433–434 (A. Torres)
In: Journal of Ancient Judaism — 1 (2010), S. 117
In: New Testament Abstracts — 54 (2010), S. 418