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Studia Philonica Annual XXIII, 2011
David T. Runia, Gregory E. Sterling
SPhiloA 23
Publication Date
October 2011


The Studia Philonica Annual is a scholarly journal devoted to furthering the study of Hellenistic Judaism, in particular the writings and thought of the Hellenistic-Jewish writer Philo of Alexandria (ca. 15 B.C.E.–ca. 50 C.E.). In addition to bibliography and book review sections, this issue includes the following articles:

Maren R. Niehoff, “Philo’s Exposition in a Roman Context”

John T. Conroy Jr., “Philo’s ‘Death of the Soul’: Is This Only a Metaphor?”

Paul Robertson, “Toward an Understanding of Philo’s and Cicero’s Treatment of Sacrifice”

Ilaria L. E. Ramelli, “The Birth of the Rome–Alexandria Connection: The Early Sources on Mark and Philo, and the Petrine Tradition”

David T. Runia is the Master of Queen’s College at the University of Melbourne. Gregory E. Sterling is Associate Dean of the Faculty, College of Arts and Letters, and Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame.