By Florentino Garcia Martinez, Gerard P Luttikhuizen

The current quantity has been compiled via colleagues and acquaintances as a tribute to Dr. A. Hilhorst, the Secretary of the magazine for the research of Judaism, at the celebration of his sixty fifth birthday. Its 23 contributions via well known foreign specialists, mirror a few of the pursuits of the honouree, his method of the Classical and Semitic languages and literatures as forming a part of a continuum, and his awareness to the interactions among the various literary corpora. numerous contributions care for the interplay of the outdated testomony with later Jewish, Gnostic, or Christian writings; others discover the impacts of Greek writings inside a Jewish context on the degrees of philology, of theological principles, of realia, or of impact of literary compositions. additionally, a few contributions facilities at the interplay of Greek factors in Jewish and Christian literature, while in numerous others the point of interest is at the Martyrium literature or on early Christian texts.

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A case in point, in my view, is the remarkable explanation of the scriptural text Illum oportet crescere, me autem minui ( John 3:30). As we have seen, Augustine proposes a double analogy. That Christ is the superior, John the inferior is reflected on one hand by the birthdays of the two, the birthday of Christ marking the increase, that of John the decrease of the daylight, on the other hand by the fact that Christ was elevated by the crucifixion, John diminished by the decapitation. Is this speculation Augustine’s own invention or an inheritance of the past?

Are not’ (Lexicon Latinitatis Medii Aevi Iugoslaviae, Zagreb 1969, 554: subscripti testes, licterati (= litterati ) et Illicterati, de eadem civitate Duracii ). Who was unable to write, marked a sign with his own hand. v. signum (hand mark) Quia litteras ignoro, . . manu mea signum feci (Formula Visigothorum nr. 7, 578). R. B* The corpus of augustinian sermones includes at least eighteen sermons on John the Baptist. As to the contents of these sermons, there is a sharp distinction between those preached on 24 June, celebrated as John’s birthday, and those preached on 28 August (or 27 December), celebrated as the day of his martyrdom on King Herod’s orders.

Are not’ (Lexicon Latinitatis Medii Aevi Iugoslaviae, Zagreb 1969, 554: subscripti testes, licterati (= litterati ) et Illicterati, de eadem civitate Duracii ). Who was unable to write, marked a sign with his own hand. v. signum (hand mark) Quia litteras ignoro, . . manu mea signum feci (Formula Visigothorum nr. 7, 578). R. B* The corpus of augustinian sermones includes at least eighteen sermons on John the Baptist. As to the contents of these sermons, there is a sharp distinction between those preached on 24 June, celebrated as John’s birthday, and those preached on 28 August (or 27 December), celebrated as the day of his martyrdom on King Herod’s orders.

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