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Isaiah/Book of Isaiah
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[German Version]

I. Name and Textual Attestation – II. Position in the Canon – III. Arrangement – IV. Composition History of the Book – V. Content and Origin of Isa 1–39 – VI. The Prophet Isaiah

I. Name and Textual Attestation

The superscription of Isaiah, which alludes to the Jerusalem prophet (Prophets and Prophecy: II) Isaiah, reads חֲזוֹן יְשַׁעְיָהוּ בֶן־אָמוֹץ/ḥazôn yešaʿyāhû ben-…

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Schmid, Konrad, “Isaiah/Book of Isaiah”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 05 April 2020 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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