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Author Orlov, Andrei A., 1960-

Title Dark mirrors : Azazel and Satanael in early Jewish demonology / Andrei A. Orlov
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xv, 201 pages)
Contents Introduction: Lightless shadows: symmetry of good and evil in early Jewish demonology -- "The likeness of heaven": Kavod of Azazel in the Apocalypse of Abraham -- Eschatological Yom Kippur in the Apocalypse of Abraham: the scapegoat ritual -- The garment of Azazel in the Apocalypse of Abraham -- The watchers of Satanael: the fallen angels traditions in 2 (Slavonic) enoch -- Satan and the visionary: apocalyptic roles of the adversary in the temptation narrative of the Gospel of Matthew -- The flooded arboretums: the garden traditions in the Slavonic version of 3 Baruch and the Book of Giants
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Apocalypse of Abraham -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Slavonic book of Enoch -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Apocalypse of Abraham fast
Slavonic book of Enoch fast
Subject Jewish demonology.
Azazel (Jewish mythology)
Apocryphal books (Old Testament) -- Translations into Slavic -- History and criticism
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Theology.
Azazel (Jewish mythology)
Jewish demonology
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781438439532