• Aphrahat's demonstrations : a conversation with the Jews of Mesopotamia 

      Lizorkin, Ilya (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Various opinions on the nature of Aphrahat‟s interactions with the Jews have essentially revolved around either accepting or rejecting the claim that the Persian Sage had contact with (Rabbinic) Jews ...
    • Aspects of the Sabbath in the late second Temple period 

      Lizorkin, Ilya (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-03)
      This thesis is a study of five books (Jubilees, 1 and 2 Maccabees, the Damascus Document and Josephus Jewish Antiquities) that represent the literature dealing with the issue of the Sabbath in significant ways, written ...