Konrad Schmid and Jens Schröter

Konrad Schmid is Professor of Hebrew Bible and Ancient Judaism at the University of Zurich. Jens Schröter is Professor of New Testament Exegesis and Theology at Humboldt University in Berlin.

How the Christian Bible Became Separated Into ‘Old’ and ’New’

There is no firmly established technical term for the Bible in Judaism. The Hebrew scriptures may simply be referred to as “the Bible,” and the term “Jewish Bible” is sometimes used to distinguish it from the Christian Bible. In Hebrew, terms such as miqra (“scripture”) or kitve haqqodesh (“sacred texts”

Konrad Schmid and Jens Schröter
Konrad Schmid and Jens Schröter
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