Archive for August, 2009

can you please help translate this quote for research (i am working on the book of Qoheleth).

“Ego tamen Solomonis esse non puto, sed scriptum serius sub illius regist tamquam poenitentia ducti nomine. Argumentum eius rei habeo multa vocabula quae non alibi quam in Daniele, Esdra et Chalddaeis interpretibus reperias.” Hugo de Groot, 1644.


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If you are interested in the history of the Religionsgeschichtliche Schule, check out Gerd  Lüdemann’s archive at Göttingen.  The site includes some great old photos of Wilhelm Bousset, Hermann Gunkel, Ernst Troeltsch, and others.

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Monuments to the Prophets

I’ve been pretty busy lately–mainly enjoying my grandchildren.  I hope to get back to Barth next week.  In the meantime, Berlin-Aktuel notes the reopening festivities for the Dietrich Bonhoeffer Library in Berlin.

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