Biblical, Islamic and Babi-Baha'i Studies

 

 

 BIBLICAL AND ISLAMIC STUDIES

Stephen N. Lambden UCMerced.

In progress - last substantially updated 26-04-2017.

ISLAMO-BIBLICA - ISRA'ILIYYAT

Blackwell Companion to the Bible and Culture (Blackwell Companions to Religion)

  •  Stephen Lambden, "Islam' [The Bible and Isrā'īliyyāt in Islamic Literatures]" chapter  9 in John F. A Sawyer  ed. The  Blackwell Companion to The Bible and Culture,  Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Ltd. 2006, pp. 135-157.   Lambden-BCBC.pdf

 

Stephen Lambden,

  • `From Fig-Leaves to Fingernails: Some Notes on the Garments of Adam & Eve in the Hebrew Bible and Select early post-Biblical Jewish Writings' in P. Morris & D. Sawyer (ed.), A Walk in the Garden : Exegesis, Iconography and Literature (Proceedings of a Conference held at the University of Lancaster Jan. 8-9, 1986 , JSOT Supp. 136 )  © Sheffield Academic Press [ISBN 1-85075-338-5], 1992 [written 1985]. 0-lancaster.pdf.  

δια τεσσαρον

ARABIC AND PERSIAN BIBLES

 The Enigmatic  מַלְכִּי־צֶדֶֿק Melchizedek. melchizedek.pdf

  • The Sinaitic Mysteries : Notes on Moses/Sinai Motifs in Babi and Baha'i Scripture, Lambden 1986. Corrected Web edition May 2007. Sinaitic Mysteries.pdf Sinaitic Mysteries.pdf

Expanded Revised Version - Lambden 2016-7.

ISLAMO-BIBLICA AND BABI-BAHA'I EXEGESIS-EISEGESIS

Some Islamo-Biblica and Babi-Baha'i Interpretations and Intertextualities.

IT CAME TO PASS

Eschatology and Apocalyptic :

Intertextual Studies in the Islamic and Babi-Baha'i Interpretations of the Bible and the Qur'an.

παρακλητος

The 1993 Paper and the Printed 1997 version.   PDf. Paraclete.pdf

  • Evolving Beta text of the above revised 2016 article
  • Bibliography on the Paraclete and related figures in select Abrahamic Religious and associated writings.

 

TAFSIR-TA'WIL

    

بِسْمِ اللهِ الامنع الاقدس

“In the Name of God, the Inaccessible, the Most Holy”

بِسْمِ اللهِ البهي الابهى

“In the Name of God, the Glorious, the All-Glorious”

 هوية

Huwiyya (The Divine Ipseity, “Selfness”)

The Isra' (Night Journey) and the Mi`rāj (Heavenly Ascent) of the Prophet Muhammad

 

 

 

سورة الكهف

AN ISLAMICATE DELPHIC MAXIM

 

 

Edward G. Browne (1862-1926)