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Scriptural ExegesisThe Shapes of Culture and the Religious Imagination: Essays in Honour of Michael Fishbane$
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Deborah A. Green and Laura S. Lieber

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780199206575

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199206575.001.0001

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The riddle of Psalm 111

The riddle of Psalm 111

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(p.62) 4 The riddle of Psalm 111
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Scriptural Exegesis
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Marc Zvi Brettler

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199206575.003.0005

This chapter pays tribute to Fishbane's extraordinary philological and literary skills. Arguing on the basis of careful textual analysis as well as inner-biblical interpretation, it urges reconsideration of the classification of Psalm 111. Psalm 111 is seen as a ‘riddle psalm’ within the larger category of Torah psalms rather than as a historical psalm.

Keywords:   Fishbane, riddle psalm, Torah psalms, historical psalm

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