Biblical Bibliographies
Charles Conroy [www.cjconroy.net]



Book of the Twelve: Reception in Early Jewish and Christian Writings



[see also the bibliographies on the individual books of the Twelve]



The bibliography is divided into two sections as follows:

I.    Reception in early Jewish writings [for the Qumran pesharim see the relevant individual books within the Twelve]

Beentjes, P. C., "Prophets and Prophecy in the Book of Ben Sira", in P. C. Beentjes, "Happy the One Who Meditates on Wisdom" (Sir. 14,20). Collected Essays on the Book of Ben Sira (CBET 43; Leuven: Peeters, 2006) 207-229.

Brooke, G. J., "The Twelve Minor Prophets and the Dead Sea Scrolls", in A. Lemaire (ed.), Congress Volume Leiden 2004 (VTSup 109; Leiden: Brill, 2006) 19-43.

Hartog, P. B., "Reading and Copying the Minor Prophets in the Late Second Temple Period", in H.-J. Fabry (ed.), The Books of the Twelve Prophets. Minor Prophets – Major Theologies (BETL 295; Leuven: Peeters, 2018) 411-423.

Leonhardt-Balzer, J., "The Minor Prophets in the Judaism of the Second Temple Period", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 7-25.

Pearson, B. W. R., "The Book of the Twelve, Aqiba's Messianic Interpretations, and the Refuge Caves of the Second Jewish War", in S. E. Porter – C. A. Evans (eds.), The Scrolls and the Scriptures. Qumran Fifty Years After (JSPSup 26 / Roehampton Institute London Papers, 3; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1997) 221-239.

Schwemer, A. M., "The Lives of the Prophets and the Book of the Twelve", in L.-S. Tiemeyer – J. Wöhrle (eds.), The Book of the Twelve: Composition, Reception, and Interpretation (VTSup 184; Leiden: Brill, 2020) 415-440.

Simkovich, M. Z., "The Minor Prophets in Early Judaism", in J. M. O'Brien (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of the Minor Prophets (Oxford Handbooks; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2021) 229-241.

Ueberschaer, F., "The Book of the Twelve in Early Jewish Literature", in L.-S. Tiemeyer – J. Wöhrle (eds.), The Book of the Twelve: Composition, Reception, and Interpretation (VTSup 184; Leiden: Brill, 2020) 352-384.

II.    Reception in early Christian writings

Albrecht, F., "Das Zwölfprophetenbuch und seine Rezeption im frühen Christentum am Beispiel Justins des Märtyrers", in J. de Vries – M. Karrer (eds.), Textual History and the Reception of Scripture in Early Christianity: Textgeschichte und Schriftrezeption im frühen Christentum (SBLSCS 60; Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature, 2013) 349-357.

Bergh, R. H. van der, "The Textual Tradition of the Explicit Quotations of the Twelve Minor Prophets in Codex Bezae's Acts: A Preliminary Investigation", in J. de Vries – M. Karrer (eds.), Textual History and the Reception of Scripture in early Christianity = Textgeschichte und Schriftrezeption im Frühen Christentum (SBLSCS 60; Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature, 2013) 115-129.

Breytenbach, C., "The Minor Prophets in Mark's Gospel", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 27-37.

Evans, C. A., "The Book of the Twelve in Jesus and the New Testament", in L.-S. Tiemeyer – J. Wöhrle (eds.), The Book of the Twelve: Composition, Reception, and Interpretation (VTSup 184; Leiden: Brill, 2020) 385-414.

Gheorghita, R., "The Minor Prophets in Hebrews", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 115-133.

Ham, C. A., "The Minor Prophets in Matthew's Gospel", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 39-56.

Jaumainen, M., "The Minor Prophets in Revelation", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 155-171.

Jobes, K. H., "The Minor Prophets in James, 1 & 2 Peter and Jude", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 135-153.

Jobes, K., "The Greek Minor Prophets in James", in C. A. Evans – H. D. Zacharias (eds.), "What Does the Scripture Say?": Studies in the Function of Scripture in Early Judaism and Christianity. Vol. 2: The Letters and Liturgical Tradition (LNTS 470 / Studies in Scripture in Early Judaism and Christianity, 18; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2012) 147-158.

Klein, H., "Das Buch der Zwölf Kleinen Propheten in der Apostelgeschichte", in F. Hartenstein – J. Krispenz – A. Schart (eds.), Schriftprophetie. Festschrift für Jörg Jeremias zum 65. Geburtstag (Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 2004) 401-414.

Kreuzer, S., "Stages of the Greek Text of Dodekapropheton Witnessed by the Quotations in the New Testament", in C. Dogniez – P. Le Moigne (eds.), Les Douze Prophètes dans la LXX. Protocoles et procédures dans la traduction grecque: stylistique, poétique et histoire (VTSup 180; Leiden: Brill, 2019) 265-284.

Menken, M. J. J. – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009). [all the papers are listed here]

Menken, M. J. J., "The Minor Prophets in John's Gospel", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 79-96.

Menken, M. J. J., "Allusions to the Minor Prophets in the Fourth Gospel", Neotestamentica 44 (2010) 67-84.

Moyise, S., "The Minor Prophets in Paul", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 97-114.

Moyise, S., "The Minor Prophets in Paul", in D. J. A. Clines – J. C. Exum (eds.), The Reception of the Hebrew Bible in the Septuagint and the New Testament: Essays in Memory of Aileen Guilding (Hebrew Bible Monographs, 55; Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2013) 97-114.

Sandt, H. van de, "The Minor Prophets in Luke-Acts", in M. J. J. Menken – S. Moyise (eds.), The Minor Prophets in the New Testament (LNTS 377; London & New York: T & T Clark, 2009) 57-77.

Schart, A., "Ist Jesus auch der Heiden Heiland? Zitate aus dem Zwölfprophetenbuch im NT", BK 68 (2013) 37-42.

Schart, A., "Das Zeichen des Jona. Zitate des Zwölfprophetenbuchs beim historischen Jesus", in in T. Wagner – J. M. Robker – F. Ueberschaer (eds.), Text – Textgeschichte – Textwirkung. Festschrift zum 65. Geburtstag von Siegfried Kreuzer (AOAT 419; Münster: Ugarit Verlag, 2014) 535-550.

Shepherd, M. B., The Twelve Prophets in the New Testament (Studies in Biblical Literature, 140; New York: Peter Lang, 2011).

Steyn, G. J., "Quotations from the Minor Prophets in Hebrews", in J. Cook (ed.), Septuagint and Reception: Essays Prepared for the Association for the Study of the Septuagint in South Africa (VTSup 127; Leiden: Brill, 2009) 119-140.

Steyn, G. J., "Observations on the Text Form of the Minor Prophets Quotations in Romans 9-11", JSNT 38.1 (Sept. 2015) 49-67.

Steyn, G. J., "Dodekapropheton Quotations in Matthew's Gospel", in W. Kraus – M. N. van der Meer – M. Meiser (eds.), XV Congress of the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies, Munich 2013 (SBLSCS 64; Atlanta, GA: SBL Press, 2016) 741-761.

Troyer, K. De, "Quotations from the Texts of the Books of Samuel, Kings and the Minor Prophets in the New Testament", in D. J. A. Clines – J. C. Exum (eds.), The Reception of the Hebrew Bible in the Septuagint and the New Testament: Essays in Memory of Aileen Guilding (Hebrew Bible Monographs, 55; Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2013) 49-55.

Utzschneider, H., "Flourishing Bones – The Minor Prophets in the New Testament", in W. Kraus – R. G. Wooden (eds.), Septuagint Research. Issues and Challenges in the Study of the Greek Jewish Scriptures (SBLSCS 53; Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature, 2006) 273-292.

Utzschneider, H., "Die Zwölf Propheten im Neuen Testament", in H. Utzschneider, Gottes Vorstellung. Untersuchungen zur literarischen Ästhetik und Theologie des Alten Testaments (BWANT 175; Stuttgart: Kohlhammer, 2007) 170-191.

White, A. W., The Prophets Agree: The Function of the Book of the Twelve Prophets in Acts (Biblical Interpretation Series, 184; Leiden: Brill, 2020).