Title: God’s Law, God’s Council


This chapter dealt with events at Sinai and the NT statements about the law being dispensed by angels.


Bibliography included in the book


F. F. Bruce, The Epistle to the Galatians: A Commentary on the Greek Text (Eerdmans, 1982), 175-180


Hindy Najman, “Angels at Sinai: Exegesis, Theology and Interpretive Authority,” Dead Sea Discoveries 7, no. 3 (2000): 313-333


W. D. Davies, “A Note on Josephus, Antiquities 15: 136,” Harvard Theological Review 47, no. 03 (1954): 135-140


Andrew J. Bandstra, “The Law and Angels: Antiquities 15.136 and Galatians 3: 19,” Calvin Theological Journal 24 (1989): 223-240


C. van Leeuwen, “עֵד ʿēd witness,” Theological Lexicon of the Old Testament (ed. Ernst Jenni and Claus Westermann; Peabody, MA: Hendrickson Publishers, 1997), 838-846


Additional Bibliography


Stefan Beyerle, “Evidence of a Polymorphic Text Towards the Text-History of Deuteronomy 33,” Dead Sea Discoveries (1998): 215-232


Terrance Callan, “Pauline Midrash: The Exegetical Background of Gal 3: 19b,” Journal of Biblical Literature (1980): 549-567


James C. VanderKam, “The Angel of the Presence in the Book of Jubilees,” Dead Sea Discoveries 7 (2000): 378-393