Thirteen essays, some in German and others in English, tackle the complicated history of textual transmission of the book of Ben Sira. This book presents the proceedings of an international conference held in 2014 in Eichstätt, Germany, on the text of Ben Sira within its historical contexts.
About the Author
Gerhard Karner is Lecturer in Biblical Hebrew at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg. He is collaborator in a project preparing a synopsis for the Book of Ben Sira.