A Commentary on the Book of...

One of the greatest masterpieces of Jewish Biblical scholarship directed against the Documentary Hypothesis or so-called Higher Critisism.

CONTENTSS            : The Story of Cain and Abel ( iv 1– 26) Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . 178 First Paragraph: The Birth and Occupations of Cain and Abel ( iv 1– 2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . 196 Second Paragraph: The Story of the Murder ( iv 3– 8) . . . 204 Third Paragraph: The Murderer’s Sentence ( iv 9– l6) . . . 216 Fourth Paragraph: The Descendants of Cain ( iv 17– 22) . . 228 Fifth Paragraph: Lamech’s Song ( iv 23– 24) . . . . . 239 Sixth Paragraph: The Birth of Seth and Enosh ( iv 25– 26) . . 244 S           : The Book of the History of Adam ( v 1– vi 8) Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . 249 Rubric of Section ( v 1a) . . . . . . . . . 273 First Paragraph: Adam ( v 1b– 5) . . . . . . . . 273 Second Paragraph: Seth ( v 6– 8) . . . . . . . . 278 Third Paragraph: Enosh ( v 9– 11) . . . . . . . 279 Fourth Paragraph: Kenan ( v 12– 14) . . . . . . . 279 Fifth Paragraph: Mahalalel ( v 15– 17) . . . . . . 280 Sixth Paragraph: Jared ( v 18– 20) . . . . . . . 281 Seventh Paragraph: Enoch ( v 21– 24) . . . . . . . 281 Eighth Paragraph: Methuselah ( v 25– 27) . . . . . . 286 Ninth Paragraph: Lamech ( v 28– 31) . . . . . . . 287 Tenth Paragraph: Noah ( v 32) . . . . . . . . 290 Eleventh Paragraph: The Story of the Sons of God and the Daughters of Men ( vi 1– 4) . . . . . . . . 290 Twelfth Paragraph: Punishment is decreed on the Generation of the Flood, but Grace is shown to Noah ( vi 5– 8) . . . 301 I       I. Biblical References . . . . . . . . . . 309 II. Other Literary References . . . . . . . . 317   III. Notabilia . . . . . . . . . . . . 320 XVI   C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x

A Commentary on the Book of Genesis (Part I): from Adam to Noah


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Front MatterTitle PageCopyright PagePART ONE. FROM ADAM TO NOAHTranslator's ForewordKey to the TransliterationContentsPrefaceSection One: The Story of Creation (i 1–ii 3)IntroductionIntroductory verse (i 1)First Paragraph: The Story of the First Day (i 2–5)Second Paragraph: The Story of the Second Day (i 6–8)Third Paragraph: The Story of the Third Day (i 9–13)Fourth Paragraph: The Story of the Fourth Day (i 14–19)Fifth Paragraph: The Story of the Fifth Day (i 20–23)Sixth Paragraph: The Story of the Sixth Day (i 24–31)Seventh Paragraph: The Seventh Day; end of the Section (ii 1–3)Section Two: The Story of the Garden of Eden (ii 4–iii 24)IntroductionIntroductory verse, Transition from Previous Section (ii 4)First Paragraph: Creation of Man (ii 5–7)Second Paragraph: The Planting of the Garden of Eden (ii 8–14)Third Paragraph: Adam's Task in the Garden of Eden (ii 15–17)Fourth Paragraph: Creation of Woman (ii 18–25)Fifth Paragraph: Adam's Sin (iii 1–7)Sixth Paragraph: The Judgment and the Sentence (iii 8–21)Seventh Paragraph: The Expulsion from the Garden of Eden (iii 22–24)Section Three: The Story of Cain and Abel (iv 1–26)IntroductionFirst Paragraph: The Birth and Occupations of Cain and Abel (iv 1–2)Second Paragraph: The Story of the Murder (iv 3–8)Third Paragraph: The Murderer's Sentence (iv 9–l6)Fourth Paragraph: The Descendants of Cain (iv 17–22)Fifth Paragraph: Lamech's Song (iv 23–24)Sixth Paragraph: The Birth of Seth and Enosh (iv 25–26)Section Four: The Book of the History of Adam (v 1–vi 8)IntroductionRubric of Section (v 1a)First Paragraph: Adam (v 1b–5)Second Paragraph: Seth (v 6–8)Third Paragraph: Enosh (v 9–11)Fourth Paragraph: Kenan (v 12–14)Fifth Paragraph: Mahalalel (v 15–17)Sixth Paragraph: Jared (v 18–20)Seventh Paragraph: Enoch (v 21–24)Eighth Paragraph: Methuselah (v 25–27)Ninth Paragraph: Lamech (v 28–31)Tenth Paragraph: Noah (v 32)Eleventh Paragraph: The Story of the Sons of God and the Daughters of Men (vi 1–4) .Twelfth Paragraph: Punishment is decreed on the Generation of the Flood, but Grace is shown to Noah (vi 5–8)IndexesI. Biblical ReferencesII. Other Literary ReferencesIII. Notabilia
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