By Claire Mathews McGinnis, Patricia K. Tull (eds.)
This e-book bargains a selective survey of the background of Isaiah's reception over the process millennia, from the Septuagint and early types, carrying on with in the course of the centuries in Jewish and Christian exegesis, and concluding with the overdue 20th century. each one bankruptcy contains an introductory survey of Isaiah's interpretation inside of a specific old context, after which pursues a specific aspect of Isaiah's reception via one in every of Isaiah's many readers in that point interval. Contributing authors signify a wide selection of experts within the fields of bible study, rabbinics, and Christian background and theology. Aimed basically at students operating within the fields of religious study, hermeneutics, and the historical past of interpretation. it's going to even be of curiosity to clergy and academics.