Item description for Isaaks Opferung (Gen 22) in Den Konfessionen Und Medien Der Fruhen Neuzeit (Arbeiten Zur Kirchengeschichte 101) by Johann Anselm Steiger...
"The sacrificing of Isaac" (Genesis 22) was subjected to intensive interpretation by the various religious denominations in the early modern age. The contributors to this volume are historians from the fields of exegesis, art, literature and music; they focus on the wide variety of texts and media genres in which the story is represented (commentary, disputation, sermon, theatrical play, devotional guide, meditation landscape, altar tableau, sacred poem inter alia) and demonstrate what part the stage, painting, sculpture and sacred music played in the interpretation of the biblical text.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.3" Width: 6.1" Height: 1.9" Weight: 2.85 lbs.
Publisher Walter de Gruyter
ISBN 3110191172 ISBN13 9783110191172
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More About Johann Anselm Steiger
Johann Anselm Steiger, Ph.D. in Theology, is Professor of Church History and the History of Religious Doctrine at the University of Hamburg. His research focuses on the Reformation, the Baroque Age and the Age of Enlightenment.