Prayers of Jewish Women
Studies of Patterns of Prayer in the Second Temple Period
Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament, Vol. !!, No. 211
By Markus McDowell
277 pages, 6 1/4 x 9 1/4"
$107.50 Paper Original
The author examines the character, content and form of the prayers of Jewish women in the literature of the Second Temple Period, from about the second century BCE to the second century CE. The prayers are also compared with men's prayers in the same literature.
Prayers in the Literature of Second Temple Judaism.
Prayers of Jewish Women in Documents from the Second to First Century BCE:
Palestinian Origin--additions to Esther.
Hannah's Prayer for a Child.
Philo of Alexandria.
Prayers in 4 Ezra.
Appendix--Prayer in the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Index of Ancient Sources.
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