Kyros-Orakel und Kyros-Zylinder: Ein religionsgeschichtlicher Vergleich ihrer Gottes-Konzeptionen

Kyros-Orakel und Kyros-Zylinder: Ein religionsgeschichtlicher Vergleich ihrer Gottes-Konzeptionen Vetus Testamentum 59 (2009) 244-256 brill.nl/vt Vetus Testamentum © Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2009 DOI: 10.1163/156853309X413345 Kyros-Orakel und Kyros-Zylinder Ein religionsgeschichtlicher Vergleich ihrer Gottes-Konzeptionen Martin Leuenberger Münster Abstract The striking similarity of the Cyrus cylinder with the contemporaneous Cyrus oracle in Is 45:1-7 has often been noticed, but up to now, we lack a detailed comparison that concen- trates on the conceptions of God. Due to their crucial importance for the understanding of both texts, such a focus, however, promises to be rewarding: It allows to elaborate aspects sub- stantial for both documents and to illuminate their similarities and differences more sharply. For Old Testament research, a particularly relevant result is that the monotheism of Deutero- Isaiah can be located more precisely in the religious- and theological-historical developments of the late Babylonian and early Persian time. Keywords Deutero-Isaiah, Cyrus cylinder, monotheism Seit der Entdeckung des Kyros-Zylinders vor 120 Jahren ist die frappante Ähnlichkeit zum etwa gleichaltrigen Kyros-Orakel in Jes 45:1-7 immer wie- der aufgefallen und hat zu Vergleichen eingeladen. Gegenwärtig sind dabei zwei Faktoren bestimmend: Zum Einen hat die neuere religionsgeschichtliche Forschung die traditionelle Verortung Dtjes’ im babylonischen Exil präzisieren und überzeugend nachweisen können, dass der Exilsprophet massiv http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Vetus Testamentum Brill

Kyros-Orakel und Kyros-Zylinder: Ein religionsgeschichtlicher Vergleich ihrer Gottes-Konzeptionen

Loading next page...
 
/lp/brill/kyros-orakel-und-kyros-zylinder-ein-religionsgeschichtlicher-vergleich-Ev9gmUOVLX
Publisher
BRILL
Copyright
© 2009 Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands
ISSN
0042-4935
eISSN
1568-5330
D.O.I.
10.1163/156853309X413345
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Vetus Testamentum 59 (2009) 244-256 brill.nl/vt Vetus Testamentum © Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2009 DOI: 10.1163/156853309X413345 Kyros-Orakel und Kyros-Zylinder Ein religionsgeschichtlicher Vergleich ihrer Gottes-Konzeptionen Martin Leuenberger Münster Abstract The striking similarity of the Cyrus cylinder with the contemporaneous Cyrus oracle in Is 45:1-7 has often been noticed, but up to now, we lack a detailed comparison that concen- trates on the conceptions of God. Due to their crucial importance for the understanding of both texts, such a focus, however, promises to be rewarding: It allows to elaborate aspects sub- stantial for both documents and to illuminate their similarities and differences more sharply. For Old Testament research, a particularly relevant result is that the monotheism of Deutero- Isaiah can be located more precisely in the religious- and theological-historical developments of the late Babylonian and early Persian time. Keywords Deutero-Isaiah, Cyrus cylinder, monotheism Seit der Entdeckung des Kyros-Zylinders vor 120 Jahren ist die frappante Ähnlichkeit zum etwa gleichaltrigen Kyros-Orakel in Jes 45:1-7 immer wie- der aufgefallen und hat zu Vergleichen eingeladen. Gegenwärtig sind dabei zwei Faktoren bestimmend: Zum Einen hat die neuere religionsgeschichtliche Forschung die traditionelle Verortung Dtjes’ im babylonischen Exil präzisieren und überzeugend nachweisen können, dass der Exilsprophet massiv

Journal

Vetus TestamentumBrill

Published: Jan 1, 2009

Keywords: DEUTERO-ISAIAH; CYRUS CYLINDER; MONOTHEISM

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve Freelancer

DeepDyve Pro

Price
FREE
$49/month

$360/year
Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed
Create lists to
organize your research
Export lists, citations
Read DeepDyve articles
Abstract access only
Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles
Print
20 pages/month
PDF Discount
20% off