Guardians of the gate: angelic vice regency in late antiquity

"This exploration of the phenomenon of angelic vice regency in Late Antiquity compares figures from Judaism, Mandaeism, and Gnosticism. The first part of the book is devoted to the question of mediation in Late Antiquity and to the role of exegesis in the formation of vice regent myths. The sec...

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Main Author: Deutsch, Nathaniel.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1999.
Series: Brill's series in Jewish studies ; vol. 22.