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The Oxford Bible Commentary Line-by-line commentary for the New Revised Standard Version Bible.



Albeck, C. (1952–8), Shishah Sidrei Mishnah (6 vols.; Jerusalem: Mosad Bialik).

Alexander, P. S. (1986), ‘Incantations and Books of Magic’, in E. Schürer, The History of the Jewish People in the Age of Jesus Christ, rev. G. Vermes, F. Millar, and M. Goodman (Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark), iii. 342–79.

——  (1988), ‘Jewish Aramaic Translations of Hebrew Scriptures’ in M. J. Mulder (ed.) Mikra: Text, Translation, Reading and Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Ancient Judaism & Early Christianity, Compendia Rerum Iudaicarum ad Novum Testamentum II. 1 (Assen/Maastricht: van Gorcum; Philadelphia: Fortress) 217–54.

——  (1996), ‘Physiogmony, Initiation and Rank in the Qumran Community’, in P. Schäfer, H. Cancik, and H. Lichtenberger (eds.), Geschichte—Tradition—Reflexion: Festschrift für Martin Hengel zum 70. Geburtstag (Tübingen: Mohr [Siebeck]), i. 385–94.

——  (1997), ‘Jerusalem as the Omphalos of the World: On the History of a Geographical Concept’, Judaism, 46: 147–58.

——  and Vermes, G. (1998), Serekh ha-Yahad and Two Related Texts, DJD 26 (Oxford: Clarendon).

Benoit, P., Milik, J. T., and de Vaux, R. (1961), Les Grottes de Murab-ba᾽at, DJD 2 (Oxford: Clarendon).

Black, M. (1970), Apocalypsis Henochi Graece (Leiden: Brill).

——  (1985), The Book of Enoch or 1 Enoch (Leiden: Brill).

Bogaert, P. (1969), L'Apocalypse syriaque de Baruch (2 vols; Paris: Éditions du Cerf).

Brooke, G. J. (1985), Exegesis at Qumran: 4Q Florilegium in its Jewish Context (Sheffield: JSOT).

Brownlee, W. H. (1979), The Midrash Pesher of Habakkuk (Missoula, Mont.: Scholars Press).

Campbell, J. (1995), The Use of Scripture in the Damascus Document 1–8, 19–20 (Berlin: de Gruyter).

Charles, R. H. (1895), The Ethiopic Version of the Hebrew Book of Jubilees (Oxford: Clarendon).

——  (1896), The Apocalypse of Baruch … Edited with Introduction, Notes and Indices (London: Black).

——  (1902), The Book of Jubilees or Little Genesis (London: Black).

——  (1908), The Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs … with Introduction, Notes and Indices (London: Black).

——  (1912), The Book of Enoch (Oxford: Clarendon).

——  and Morfill, W. R. (1896), The Book of the Secrets of Enoch (Oxford: Clarendon).

Charlesworth, J. H. (1995) (ed.), The Damascus Document, War Scroll, and Related Documents, Dead Sea Scrolls, 2 (Tübingen: Mohr [Siebeck]).

Clarke, E. G. (1984), Targum Pseudo-Jonathan of the Pentateuch: Text and Concordance (Hoboken, NJ: Ktav).

Colson, F. H., and Whitaker, G. H. (1971), Philo, LCL (12 vols.; Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard).

Danby, H. (1933), The Mishnah (Oxford: Oxford University Press).

Davies, P. R. (1977), 1QM: The War Scrollfrom Qumran: Its Structure and History (Rome: Biblical Institute Press (Biblica et Orientalia 32)).

——  (1982), The Damascus Covenant: An Interpretation of the ‘Damascus Document’ (Sheffield: JSOT).

Dedering, S. (1973), Peshitta (Leiden: Brill), 4/3, pp. 1–50.

de Jonge, M. (1953), The Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs: A Study of their Text, Composition, and Origin (Leiden: Brill).

——  (1978), The Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs: A Critical Edition of the Greek Text (Leiden: Brill).

Denis, A.-M. (1970), Fragmenta Pseudepigraphorum quae supersunt Graeca (Leiden: Brill).

Elbogen, I. (1993), Jewish Liturgy: A Comprehensive History, tr. R. P. Scheindlin (Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society).

Epstein, I. (1935–52) (ed.), The Babylonian Talmud Translated into English with Notes, Glossary and Indices (35 vols.; London: Soncino).

Falk, D. K. (1998), Daily, Sabbath and Festival Prayers in the Dead Sea Scrolls (Leiden: Brill).

Feldman, L. H. (1998), Studies in Josephus' Rewritten Bible (Leiden: Brill).

García Martínez, F., and Tigchelaar, E. J. C. (1997), The Dead Sea Scrolls Study Edition (2 vols.; Leiden: Brill).

Goldin, J. (1955), The Fathers according to Rabbi Nathan (New Haven: Yale University Press).

Gollancz, H. (1908), Translations from Hebrew and Aramaic: The Targum to ‘The Song of Songs’, the Book of the Apple, the Ten Jewish Martyrs, A Dialogue on the Games of Chance (London: Luzac).

Hadas, M. (1953), The Third and Fourth Books of Maccabees (New York: Harper).

Hempel, C. (1998), The Laws of the Damascus Document: Sources, Tradition and Redaction (Leiden: Brill).

Horgan, M. (1979), Pesharim: Qumran Interpretations of Biblical Books (Washington: The Catholic Biblical Association).

Jacobson, H. (1983), The Exagoge of Ezekiel (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

Idelsohn, A. Z. (1932), Jewish Liturgy and its Development (New York: Dover).

Kampen, J., and Bernstein, M. J. (1996) (eds.), Reading 4QMMT: New Perspectives on Qumran Law and History (Atlanta: Scholars Press).

Kittel, B. (1981), The Hymns of Qumran (Chico, Calif.: Scholars Press).

Knibb, M. A. (1978), The Ethiopic Book of Enoch (2 vols.; Oxford: Clarendon).

Kraemer, R. S. (1998), When Asenath Met Joseph (Oxford: Oxford University Press).

Lauterbach, J. Z. (1933–5), Mekhilta de Rabbi Ishmael: A Critical Edition on the Basis of the MSS and Early Editions with an English Translation, Introduction and Notes (3 vols.; Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society).

Leaney, A. R. C. (1966), The Rule of Qumran and its Meaning (London: SCM).

Lim, T. (1997), Holy Scripture in the Qumran Commentaries and Pauline Letters (Oxford: Oxford University Press).

Maher, M. (1992), Targum Pseudo-Jonathan: Genesis, Translated with Introduction and Notes, Aramaic Bible, 1B (Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark).

Maier, J. (1985), The Temple Scroll: An Introduction, Translation and Commentary (JSOTSup 34) (Sheffield: JSOT).

Mansoor, M. (1961), The Dead Sea Scrolls: A College Textbook and a Study Guide (Leiden: Brill).

Margalioth, M. (1966), Sefer Ha-Razim: A Newly Discovered Book of Magic from the Talmudic Period (Jerusalem: Yediot Acharonot).

Milik, J. T. (1976), The Books of Enoch: Aramaic Fragments of Qumran Cave 4 (Oxford: Clarendon).

Morgan, M. A. (1983), Sepher Ha-Razim: The Book of Mysteries (Chico, Calif.: Scholars Press).

Mulder, M. J. (1988) (ed.), Mikra, CRINT 2/1 (Assen: Van Gorcum).

Neusner, J. (1977–86), The Tosefta: Translated from the Hebrew (6 vols.; New York: Ktav).

——  (1982–94), The Talmud of the Land of Israel (35 vols.; Chicago: Chicago University Press).

——  (1988), Mekhilta according to Rabbi Ishmael: An Introduction to Judaism's First Scriptural Encylopaedia (Atlanta: Scholars Press).

Newsome, C. (1985), Songs of the Sabbath Sacrifice (Atlanta: Scholars Press).

Philonenko, M. (1968), Joseph et Aséneth: Introduction, texte critique, traduction et notes (Leiden: Brill).

Qimron, E., and Strugnell, J. (1994), Miqsat Ma῾aseh Ha-torah, DJD 10 (Oxford: Clarendon).

Reeg, G. (1985), Die Geschichte von den Zehn Märtyren (Tübingen: Mohr [Siebeck]).

Rahlfs, A. (n.d.), Septuaginta, 6th edn. (Stuttgart: Württembergische Bibelanstalt).

Rajak, T. (1983), Josephus: The Historian and his Society (London: Duckworth).

Reif, S. C. (1993), Judaism and Hebrew Prayer (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press).

Runia, D. (1990), Exegesis and Philosophy: Studies on Philo of Alexandria (Aldershot: Variorum).

Saldarini, A. J. (1975), The Fathers according to Rabbi Nathan (Leiden: Brill).

——  (1982), Scholastic Rabbinism: A Literary Study of the Fathers according to R. Nathan (Chico, Calif.: Scholars Press).

Sandmel, S. (1979), Philo of Alexandria: An Introduction (New York: Oxford University Press).

Schechter, S. (1979), Aboth de Rabbi Nathan: Edited from Manuscripts with an Introduction, Notes and Appendices (repr. Hildesheim: Olms).

Schiffman, L. H. (1975), The Halakhah at Qumran (Leiden: Brill).

——  (1989), The Eschatological Community of the Dead Sea Scrolls: A Study of the Rule of the Congregation (Atlanta: Scholars Press).

Schwemer, A. M. (1997), Vitae Prophetarum (Tübingen: Mohr [Siebeck]).

Siegert, F. (1996), ‘Philo of Alexandria’, in M. Sæbø (ed.), Hebrew Bible/Old Testament: The History of its Interpretation, 1/11 (Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht), 162–89.

Singer, S. (1962), The Authorized Daily Prayer book (London: Eyre and Spottiswoode).

Sparks, H. F. D. (1984), (ed.), The Apocryphal Old Testament (Oxford: Clarendon).

Stemberger, G. (1996), Introduction to the Talmud and Midrash, 2nd edn. (Edinburgh, T. & T. Clark).

Thackeray, H. St., Marcus, R., Wikgren, A., and Feldman, L. H. (1965), Josephus, LCL (9 vols.; Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press).

Torrey, C. C. (1946), The Lives of the Prophets: Greek Text and Translation (Philadelphia: Society of Biblical Literature & Exegesis).

Vaillant, A. (1952), Le Livre des secrets d'Hénoch (Paris: Institut d'Études Slaves).

VanderKam, J. C. (1977), Textual and Historical Studies in the Book of Jubilees (Missoula, Mont.: Scholars Press).

van Henten, J. W. (1997), The Maccabean Martyrs as Saviours of the Jewish People: A Study of 2 and 4 Maccabees (Leiden: Brill).

Vermes, G. (1997), The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English (London: Allen Lane).

Wernberg-Møller, P. (1957), The Manual of Discipline (Leiden: Brill).

Whiston, William (1737) (tr.), Josephus, 1st edn. (repr. n.p.: Hendrickson, 1987).

Yadin, Y. (1962), The Scroll of the War of the Sons of Light against the Sons of Darkness (London: Oxford University Press).

——  (1983), The Temple Scroll (3 vols.; Jerusalem: Israel Exploration Society).

Yonge, C. D. (1993), The Works of Philo (n.p.: Hendrickson).

Zuckermandel, M. S. (1937), Tosefta (Jerusalem: Wahrmann).

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