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COURSE 4 - Enoch, Watchers, Maccabees, Wisdom, Jasher, Karaites, Shema, and other Topics

 

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Dr. Jackson Snyder

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Let us now study selections from some some of the lesser-known literature of the Second Temple - some Apocrypha, some Pseudepigrapha, some writings mistaken for ancient like Jasher.  This course is a smattering and by no means comprehensive.  The course contains just enough to whet the whistle for more and deeper study that may be done on one's own.

 

Recommended Reading (Optional):

   Snyder - I Enoch, Sky-tripper

   Barker - The Lost Prophet

   Coogan - The New Oxford Annotated Bible with Apocrypha NRSV

   Lumpkin - Enoch, Jubilees, Jasher


Secrets of Enoch / The Seven Heavens

Secrets of Enoch / Enoch's Legacy

The Teacher of Righteousness - Four Views - Robert Eisenman
The Watchers - Not Your Typical Guardian Angels

Black Knight Satellite, Wheels Within Wheels and the Merqavah

Black Knight Satellite, Ezekiel's Wheel, Adamic Race

The Shema: Tefillin, Tzitzim, Mezuzot
Salmon ben Jerushan: The Wars of Yahweh Karaites v. Rabbinicals
Cave 7 Greek Fragments - A Riddle Wrapped in and Enigma
The Creations of the World: from Documentary Hypothesis to Absurdity
Maccabean Battle Dramas - A Production

The Book of Jasher 1: Abraham and Rikayot

The Book of Jasher 2: Isaac and Jacob

Honias v. Heliodorus: 2 Maccabees

3 Maccabees: Eliezar and the 500 Drunken Elephants: 3 Maccabees

The Evolution of Divine Wisdom 700 BC - 50 BC

The Evolution of Divine Wisdom - Sophia - 50 BC - 100 AD

The Evolution of Divine Wisdom - the Odes of Shalome - The 

 

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