Biblical, Islamic and Babi-Baha'i Studies

 

 

 BIBLICAL AND ISLAMIC STUDIES

Stephen N. Lambden UCMerced.

In progress - last substantially updated 08-07-2018.

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.

Adventist Groups and Millenarian Movements

  • William Miller (1782-1849) in Baha'i and associated Literatures.
  • Jews, Bābīs and Bahā'īs: Bibliographical and Historical Notes

Missionary Periodicals

 

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.

The Kitāb al-muṭawwal ("The Comprehensive) of Sa`d al-Dīn al-Harawi al-Taftazānī al-Shafi'ī (d.793/1390)

TAFSIR-TA'WIL

THE BABI-BAHA'I RELIGIONS AND  SELECT HADITH LITERATURES.

 

 

THE BASMALA AND THE ISOLATED LETTERS OF THE QUR'AN

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”

THE AL-HURUFAT AL-MUQATTA`AT, THE ISOLATED / DISCONNECTED LETTERS  AND THEIR ISLAMIC AND BABI-BAHA'I INTERPRETATIONS.

SOME ASPECTS OF ISLAMIC AND BABI-BAHA'I THEOLOGY.

 هوية

Huwiyya (The Divine Ipseity, “Selfness”)

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

 

 

 

AN ISLAMICATE DELPHIC MAXIM

 

 

ISLAMIC-JEWISH-CHRISTIAN DIALOGUE AND APOLOGETICS.

al-Kairānawī - Some Bio-bibliographical Notes - 1980s - Under revision:

     

    Edward G. Browne (1862-1926)