1 Chronicles

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Noun1.1 Chronicles - the first of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC1 Chronicles - the first of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC
Paralipomenon - (Old Testament) an obsolete name for the Old Testament books of I Chronicles and II Chronicles which were regarded as supplementary to Kings
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings - the third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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Coggins, The First and Second Books of Chronicles (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1976), p.
In this book, Kalimi intends to treat the books of Chronicles like any other biblical book, with its own particular history of transmission, reception, and interpretation as it travels through Jewish culture.
He translates Perush Radak 'al ho-Torah and points out how its handling of the many redundancies, inconsistencies, and other textual difficulties in the two books of Chronicles demonstrates his relative use of traditionalism, midrash, and critical reading.