Flusser, David

(b. 1917)
   New Testament scholar. Flusser was appointed professor of comparative religions at the Hebrew University in 1962. His special period of historical research has been the origins of Christianity, from the Judaism of the late Second Temple period to the compilation of the New Testament. He became internationally known for his work on the Dead Sea Scrolls. Among his works are The Dead Sea Sect and Pre-Pauline Christianity (1958) and Jesus in the Context of History (1969). He was awarded the Israel Prize for Judaism in 1980.

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  • FLUSSER, DAVID — (1917–2000), scholar of comparative religion; professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem beginning in 1962. Flusser s researches were devoted to Christianity, with a special interest in the New Testament; to Judaism of the Second Temple… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Flusser, David — (1917 2000)    Israeli New Testament scholar. In 1962 he became professor of comparative religions at the Hebrew University. His research was in the origins of Christianity. He was also known for his work on the Dead Sea Scrolls …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • David Flusser — Jesus by David Flusser Born Vienna Died September 15, 2000(2000 09 15) Jerusalem …   Wikipedia

  • David Flusser — en 1981 David Flusser est un universitaire israélien du XXe siècle (Vienne, le 15 septembre 1917 Jérusalem, le 15 septembre 2000), spécialiste du judaïsme de la période du Second Temple et de ses relations avec le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • David Flusser — (* 15. September 1917 in Wien; † 15. September 2000 in Jerusalem) war ein jüdischer Religionswissenschafter, Erforscher von palästinischen und rabbinischen Traditionen des Judentums, der Qumranschriften und des Neuen Testaments. Leben Flusser… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Flusser — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: David Flusser (1917–2000), israelischer Neutestamentler Vilém Flusser (1920–1991), tschechischer Kommunikations und Medienphilosoph, Autor und Hochschullehrer Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsk …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • DAVID — (Heb. דָּוִד), youngest son of Jesse of the Ephrathite family that lived in Beth Lehem in Judah (I Sam. 16:1; 20:27–28; I Chron. 2:13–15; cf. Micah 5:1). In the Bible SOURCES I Samuel 16–II Kings 2 is our main source for David, supplemented by I… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • David (Israel) — Egbert Psalter, fol. 20v, König David …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Yeshu — This article is about an individual or individuals found in Jewish literature. For the similar sounding Hebrew or Aramaic name, see Yeshua (name). Yeshu (ישו in Hebrew and Aramaic) is the name of an individual or individuals mentioned in Rabbinic …   Wikipedia

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