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Wolff, Hans Walter
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[German Version]

His research, honored with three Festschriften and three honorary doctorates, focused primarily on OT prophets and prophecy (II). Along with W. Zimmerli’s commentary on Ezekiel, his seminal commentaries on the prophets Hosea to Micah (and Haggai) represent the most important 20th-century interpretations of the prophets. His preliminary studies were published in two volumes of collected essays. He always wrote parallel expositions of the prophetic books for parish use. He also wrote on hermeneutics, th…

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Jeremias, Jörg, “Wolff, Hans Walter”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 01 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_025413>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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