From: David L. Moore (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sat Aug 09 1997 - 12:10:33 EDT
Steven Cox <email@example.com> wrote:
> Apart from Luke 16 and Josephus' "Discourse concerning Hades"
> has anyone ever come across any other Jewish Greek descriptions
> of KOLPOS ABRAAM?
I wasn't able to find your reference in Josephus; but Joseph
Fitzmyer, in his commentary on Luke in the Anchor Bible Commentary series,
has a note on "to Abraham's bososm" in vol. 2, p. 1132 of his commentary.
He mentions Echa Rabb. 1.85; Pesqita Rabb. 43 # 108b from the late
midrashim, and the Babylonian Talmud, b. Qidd. 72a-b among other sources.
I hope this helps,
David L. Moore
Miami, Florida, USA
Southeastern Spanish District of the A/G Dept. of Education
Home Page: http://members.aol.com/dvdmoore
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