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Annual Introductory  NT Greek Summer School

First Steps into the World of New Testament Greek

4th - 8th July 2016

Newman University Birmingham

Led by Dr Richard Goode; for further details email

Inaugural Lecture by Professor Susan Docherty

Rewriting the Exodus

Monday 23rd May 2016 5p.m

Newman University Birmingham

The lecture will explore various ancient Jewish rewritings of the Exodus events, especially one which takes for the form of a Greek Tragedy, the Exagoge, written in c 200BCE.

This texts raises questions which remain relevant for today, including how far religion can be assimilated to different cultures, and how far authoritative sacred texts can be adapted to respond to new circumstances.


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