Biblical Bibliographies
Charles Conroy [www.cjconroy.net]



The Confessions of Jeremiah



[see also:  Jer 15,10-21]



Ahuis, F., Der klagende Gerichtsprophet. Studien zur Klage in der Überlieferung von den alttestamentlichen Gerichtspropheten (Calwer Theologische Monographien A/12; Stuttgart: Calwer, 1982).

Avioz, M., "The Call for Revenge in Jeremiah’s Complaints (Jer XI-XX)", VT 55 (2005) 429-438.

Bak, Dong Hyun, Klagender Gott – klagende Menschen. Studien zur Klage im Jeremiabuch (BZAW 193; Berlin: de Gruyter, 1990).

Bambi Kilunga, G., Prééminence de Yhwh ou autonomie du prophète: étude comparative et critique des confessions de Jérémie dans le texte hébreu massorétique et la "Septante" (OBO 254; Fribourg: Academic Press; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2011).

Barbiero, G., Le confessioni di Geremia: storia di una vocazione profetica (La Parola e la sua ricchezza, 15; Milano: Edizioni Paoline, 2012).

Barbiero, G., 'Tu mi hai sedotto, Signore': le confessioni di Geremia alla luce della sua vocazione profetica (AnBibStud 2; Roma: Gregorian & Biblical Press, 2013).

Baumgartner, W., Die Klagegedichte des Jeremia (BZAW 32; Giessen: Töpelmann, 1917); = Jeremiah's Poems of Lament (tr. D. E. Orton; Historic Texts and Interpreters in Biblical Scholarship, 7; Sheffield: Almond Press, 1988).

Behler, G.-M., Les confessions de Jérémie (Tournai: Casterman, 1959).

Berridge, J. M., Prophet, People and the Word of Yahweh. An Examination of Form and Content in the Proclamation of the Prophet Jeremiah (Basel Studies of Theology, 4; Zürich: EVZ-Verlag, 1970), espec. 114-168.

Bezzel, H., Die Konfessionen Jeremias: eine redaktionsgeschichtliche Studie (BZAW 378; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2007).

Biddle, M. E., Polyphony and Symphony in Prophetic Literature: Rereading Jeremiah 7-20 (Studies in Old Testament Interpretation, 2; Macon, GA: Mercer University Press, 1996).

Blank, S. H., "The Confessions of Jeremiah and the Meaning of Prayer", HUCA 21 (1948) 331-354.

Blank, S. H., "The Prophet as Paradigm", in J. L. Crenshaw – J. T. Willis (eds.), Essays in Old Testament Ethics (J. Philip Hyatt in memoriam) (New York: Ktav, 1974) 111-130; = S. H. Blank, Prophetic Thought: Essays and Addresses (Jewish Perspectives, 2: Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College, 1977) 23-34.

Boda, M. J., 'Uttering Precious Rather than Worthless Words': Divine Patience and Impatience with Lament in Isaiah and Jeremiah", in L. S. Flesher – C. J. Dempsey – M. J. Boda (eds.), Why?... How Long? Studies on Voice(s) of Lamentation Rooted in Biblical Hebrew Poetry (LHB/OTS 552; London & New York: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2013) 83-99.

Bonora, A., Geremia, uomo dei dolori (Fratelli nostri; Padova: Gregoriana Editrice, 1992).

Bourguet, D., "Les confessions, mémoire prophétique", Lumière et Vie Nº 165 / t. 32 (1983) 45-58.

Brandscheidt, R., Gotteszorn und Menschenleid: Die Gerichtsklage des leidenden Gerechten in Kgl 3 (TThSt 41; Trier: Paulinus-Verlag, 1983), esp. 236-294.

Bright, J., "Jeremiah's Complaints: Liturgy or Expressions of Personal Distress?", in J. I. Durham – J. R. Porter (eds.), Proclamation and Presence. Old Testament Essays in Honour of Gwynne Henton Davies (London: SCM; Richmond: John Knox, 1970) 189-214.

Bultmann, C., "A Prophet in Desperation? The Confessions of Jeremiah", in J. C. De Moor (ed.), The Elusive Prophet: The Prophet as a Historical Person, Literary Character and Anonymous Artist. Papers Read at the Eleventh Joint Meeting of The Society for Old Testament Study and Het Oudtestamentisch Werkgezelschap in Nederland en België, held at Soesterberg 2000 (OTS 45; Leiden: Brill, 2001) 83-93.

Callaway, M. C., "The Lamenting Prophet and the Modern Self: On the Origins of Contemporary Readings of Jeremiah", in J. Kaltner – L. Stulman (eds.), Inspired Speech: Prophecy in the Ancient Near East. Essays in Honor of Herbert B. Huffmon (JSOTSup 372; London: T & T Clark International, 2004) 48-62.

Conroy, C., "Jeremiah and Sainthood", in M. Dhavamony (ed.), Saints in World Religions (Studia Missionalia, 35; Roma: Editrice Pont. Università Gregoriana, 1986) 1-40 (esp. 23-35).

Crenshaw, J. L., "Seduction and Rape: The Confessions of Jeremiah", in his A Whirlpool of Torment. Israelite Traditions of God as an Oppressive Presence (Overtures to Biblical Theology, 12; Philadelphia: Fortress, 1984) 31-56.

Culley, R. C., "The Confessions of Jeremiah and Traditional Discourse," in S. M. Olyan – R. C. Culley (eds.), 'A Wise and Discerning Mind': Essays in Honor of Burke O. Long (Brown Judaic Studies, 325; Providence, RI: Brown Judaic Studies, 2000) 69-81.

Diamond, A. P., The Confessions of Jeremiah in Context: Scenes of Prophetic Drama (JSOTSup 45; Sheffield: JSOT Press, 1987).

Diamond, A. P., "Jeremiah's Confessions in the LXX and MT: A Witness to Developing Canonical Function?", VT 40 (1990) 33-50.

Donner, H., "The Confessions of Jeremiah – Their Form and Significance for the Prophet's Biography", in F. E. Deist – J. A. Loader (eds.), Papers read at the 24th meeting of 'Die Ou-Testamentiese Werkgemeenskap in Suider-Afrika' (OTWSA 24 / 1981; Pretoria 1982) 55-66.

Fuchs, G., "Die Klage des Propheten. Beobachtungen zu den Konfessionen Jeremias im Vergleich mit den Klagen Hiobs (Erster Teil)", BZ N.F. 41 (1997) 212-228.

Fuchs, G., "«Du bist mir zum Trugbach geworden.» Verwandte Motive in den Konfessionen Jeremias und den Klagen Hiobs (Zweiter Teil)", BZ N.F. 42 (1998) 19-38.

Gosse, B., "Les 'Confessions' de Jérémie, la vengeance contre Jérusalem à l'image de celle contre Babylone et les nations, et Lamentations 1", ZAW 111 (1999) 58-67.

Gosse, B., "Le prophète Jérémie et le Psautier", Transeuphratène 27 (2004) 69-88.

Greenstein, E. L., "Jeremiah as an inspiration to the poet of Job," in J. Kaltner – L. Stulman (eds.), Inspired Speech: Prophecy in the Ancient Near East. Essays in Honor of Herbert B. Huffmon (JSOTSup 372; London: T & T Clark International, 2004) 98-110.

Gunneweg, A. H. J., "Konfession oder Interpretation im Jeremiabuch", ZTK 67 (1970) 395-416; = A. H. J. Gunneweg, Sola scriptura. Beiträge zu Exegese und Hermeneutik des Alten Testaments. Hrsg. v. P. Höffken (Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1983) 61-82.

Hermisson, H.-J., "Jahwes und Jeremias Rechtsstreit. Zum Thema der Konfessionen Jeremias", in M. Oeming – A. Graupner (eds.), Altes Testament und christliche Verkündigung. Festschrift für Antonius H. J. Gunneweg zum 65. Geburtstag (Stuttgart: Kohlhammer, 1987) 309-343; = H.-J. Hermisson, Studien zu Prophetie und Weisheit. Gesammelte Aufsätze (FAT 23; Tübingen: Mohr, 1998) 5-36.

Holt, E. K., "Jeremiah the Lamenter: A Synoptic Reading", in E. K. Holt – C. J. Sharp (eds.), Jeremiah Invented: Constructions and Deconstructions of Jeremiah (LHB/OTS 595; London & New York: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2015) 117-128.

Hubmann, F. D., Untersuchungen zu den Konfessionen Jer 11,18-12,6 und Jer 15,10-21 (FB 30; Würzburg: Echter, 1978).

Hubmann, F. D., "Stationen einer Berufung. Die Konfessionen Jeremias – eine Gesamtschau", Theologisch-praktische Quartalschrift 132 (1984) 25-39. Reprinted [same title], in F. D. Hubmann, Prophetie an der Grenze: Studien zum Jeremiabuch und zum Corpus Propheticum. Hrsg. von W. Urbanz (SBAB 57; Stuttgart: Katholisches Bibelwerk, 2013) 38-54.

Ittmann, N., Die Konfessionen Jeremias. Ihre Bedeutung für die Verkündigung des Propheten (WMANT 54; Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 1981).

Kiss, J., Die Klage Gottes und des Propheten. Ihre Rolle in der Komposition und Redaktion von Jer 11-12, 14-15 und 18 (WMANT 99; Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 2003).

Lundbom, J. R., "The Confessions of Jeremiah", in J. R. Lundbom, Jeremiah Closer Up: The Prophet and the Book (Hebrew Bible Monographs, 31; Sheffield: Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2010) 75-103. Reprinted [same title] in J. R. Lundbom, Theology in Language, Rhetoric, and Beyond: Essays in Old and New Testament (Eugene, OR: Cascade, 2014) 99-131.

Mills, M. E., "Deathscape and Lament in Jeremiah and Lamentations", in E. K. Holt – C. J. Sharp (eds.), Jeremiah Invented: Constructions and Deconstructions of Jeremiah (LHB/OTS 595; London & New York: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2015) 74-86.

Moore, M. S., "Jeremiah's Progressive Paradox", RB 93 (1986) 386-414.

Moore, M. S., "The Laments in Jeremiah and 1QH: Mapping the Metaphorical Trajectories", in J. Goldingay (ed.), Uprooting and Planting: Essays on Jeremiah for Leslie Allen (LHB/OTS 459; London: T & T Clark, 2007) 228-252.

Mottu, H., Les "Confessions" de Jérémie: une protestation contre le souffrance (Genève: Labor et Fides, 1985); = Geremia: una protesta contro la sofferenza (Torino: Claudiana, 1990).

O'Connor, K. M., The Confessions of Jeremiah: Their Interpretation and their Role in Chapters 1-25 (SBLDS 94; Atlanta, GA: Scholars, 1988).

O'Connor, K. M., "Lamenting Back to Life", Int 62 (2008) 34-47.

O'Connor, K. M., "Figuration in Jeremiah's Confessions with Questions for Isaiah's Servant", in E. K. Holt – C. J. Sharp (eds.), Jeremiah Invented: Constructions and Deconstructions of Jeremiah (LHB/OTS 595; London & New York: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2015) 63-73.

Pohlmann, K.-F., Die Ferne Gottes – Studien zum Jeremiabuch. Beiträge zu den "Konfessionen" im Jeremiabuch und ein Versuch zur Frage nach den Anfängen der Jeremiatradition (BZAW 179; Berlin: de Gruyter, 1989), espec. 1-111.

Polk, T., The Prophetic Persona: Jeremiah and the Language of the Self (JSOTSup 32; Sheffield: JSOT Press, 1984), espec. Chap. 5 (pp. 127-162 with notes on pp. 208-214).

Rad, G. von, "Die Konfessionen Jeremias", EvT 3 (1936) 265-276; = G. von Rad, Gesammelte Studien zum Alten Testament, II (TB 48; München: Kaiser, 1973) 224-235. English translation in J. L. Crenshaw (ed.), Theodicy in the Old Testament (Issues in Religion and Theology, 4; Philadelphia: Fortress; London: SPCK, 1983) 88-99, and in L. G. Perdue – B. W. Kovacs (eds.), A Prophet to the Nations. Essays in Jeremiah Studies (Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 1984) 339-347.

Reventlow, H. Graf, Liturgie und prophetisches Ich bei Jeremia (Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus Gerd Mohn, 1963).

Schmidt, W. H., "Jeremias Konfessionen", JBT 16 (2001) 3-23.

Smith, M. S., The Laments of Jeremiah and their Contexts. A Literary and Redactional Study of Jeremiah 11-20 (SBLMS 42; Atlanta, GA: Scholars, 1990).

Stulman, L., "Jeremiah as a Polyphonic Response to Suffering," in J. Kaltner – L. Stulman (eds.), Inspired Speech: Prophecy in the Ancient Near East. Essays in Honor of Herbert B. Huffmon (JSOTSup 372; London: T & T Clark International, 2004) 302-318.

Vermeylen, J., "Essai de Redaktionsgeschichte des «Confessions de Jérémie»", in P.-M. Bogaert (ed.), Le Livre de Jérémie. Le prophète et son milieu, les oracles et leur transmission (BETL 54; Leuven: Peeters /Leuven University Press, 21997) 239-270, 435-436 [11981, pp. 239-270]

Wang, M. Cheng-Chang , "A Theology of Frustration: An Interpretation of Jeremiah's Confessions", South East Asia Journal of Theology 15/2 (1974) 36-42.

Welten, P., "Leiden und Leidenserfahrung im Buch Jeremia", ZTK 74 (1977) 123-150.

Wilke, A. F., Die Gebete der Propheten: Anrufungen Gottes im 'corpus propheticum' der Hebräischen Bibel (BZAW 451; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2014) 247-330.

Wimmer, D. H., "The Sociology of Knowledge and 'The Confessions of Jeremiah'", in P. J. Achtemeier (ed.), Society of Biblical Literature 1978 Seminar Papers, Vol. I (SBLSP 13; Missoula, MT: Scholars, 1978) 393-406.

Wimmer, D. H., "The Confessions of Jeremiah", The Bible Today 19 (1981) 93-99.

Zimmerli, W., "Jeremia, der leidtragende Verkünder", Communio 4 (1975) 97-111.

Zimmerli, W., "Frucht der Anfechtung des Propheten", in J. Jeremias – L. Perlitt (eds.), Die Botschaft und die Boten. Festschrift für Hans Walter Wolff (Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 1981) 131-146 (espec. 140-143).