Contents Volume IX, 1997



Festschrift

Wisdom and Logos:

Studies in jewish thought
in honor of David Winston

edited by
David T. Runia and Gregory E. Sterling

INTRODUCTION
G. E. Sterling, The Path to Wisdom: a Portrait of David Winston xi
A Bibliography of David Winston's Publications 1966-1997 xvii

PART ONE: PHILO OF ALEXANDRIA
D. T. Runia, The Reward for Goodness: Philo, De Vita Contemplativa 90 3
A. Terian, Back to Creation: The Beginning of Philo's Third Grand Commentary 19
P. Borgen, Philo of Alexandria: Reviewing and Rewriting Biblical Material

37

N. G. Cohen, The Names of the separate books of the Pentateuch in Philo's Writings

54

J. Milgrom, Philo the Biblical Exegete

79

T. H. Tobin, Philo and the Sibyl: Interpreting Philo's Eschatology

84

A. Mendelson, Philo's Dialectic of Reward and Punishment

104

D. M. Hay, Putting Extremism in Context: The Case of Philo, De Migratione 89-93

126

A. Kamesar, The Literary Genres of the Pentateuch as Seen from the Greek Perspective: The Testimony of Philo of Alexandria

143

J. Dillon, The Pleasures and Perils of Soul-Gardening

190

A. A. Long, Allegory in Philo and Etymology in Stoicism: A Plea for Drawing Distinctions 198
J. R. Royse, Heraclitus B 118 in Philo of Alexandria 211

PART TWO: OTHER JEWISH, CHRISTIAN AND RELATED TEXTS
G. E. Sterling, Prepositional Metaphysics in Jewish Wisdom Speculation and Early Christological Hymns 219
H. Jacobson, Thoughts on the Chronicles of Jerahmeel, Ps-Philo's Liber Antiquitatum Biblicarum, and their Relationship

239

L. H. Feldman, Josephus' Portrait of Rehoboam

264

H. Weiss, The Sabbath in the Pauline Corpus

287

D. C. Matt, Varieties of Mystical Nothingness: Jewish, Christian and Buddhist

316

BIBLIOGRAPHY SECTION
D. T. Runia, A. C. Geljon, J. P. Martín, R. Radice, J. Riaud, K.-G. Sandelin, D. Satran, D. Zeller, Philo of Alexandria: an Annotated Bibliography 1994 332
Supplement: Provisional Bibliography 1995-97 356

News and Notes 367
Notes on Contributors 372
Indices
1. Index of biblical passages

376

2. Index of Philonic passages

380

3. Index of ancient names

385

Instructions to Contributors 388



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