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Daniel Olariu, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biblical Studies | School of Theology

Daniel Olariu, Ph.D.
Ph.D. (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) Associate Professor of Biblical Studies | School of Theology

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VITA

Daniel Olariu, Ph.D. (2021), Hebrew University of Jerusalem, is teaching Biblical Studies at Friedensau Adventist University, Germany. He is the recipient of distinguished scholarships, awards, and prizes. He has presented papers at various international conferences and published many articles on the Book of Daniel.

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1. RESEARCH PROJECTS


1.1 Doctoral Dissertation

2021Olariu, Daniel. An Analysis of the Revisional Process in Theodotion’s Greek Text of Daniel. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2021.

Supervisors: Profs. Emanuel Tov and Michael Segal

Awarded: April 2021

1.2 M.A. Thesis

2015Olariu, Daniel. The Quest for the Common Basis in the Greek Versions of Daniel. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2015.

Supervisors: Profs. Emanuel Tov and Michael Segal

Awarded: November 2015

1.3 B.A. Thesis

2. BOOKS


2.1 Monographs

2023 Olariu, Daniel. Theodotion’s Greek Text of Daniel: An Analysis of the Revisional Process and Its Semitic Source. Supplements to the Textual History of the Bible 7. Leiden: Brill, 2023. [Book Link]

3. ARTICLES


3.1 Chapters in Collections

2022Olariu, Daniel. “From Suspicion to Appreciation: The Change of Perception regarding Theodotion's Version of Daniel in Patristic Literature.” Pages 52–68 in Oxford Handbook of the Bible in Orthodox Christianity. Edited by Eugen Pentiuc. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2022. [Book Link]
2022Olariu, Daniel. “Exegetical Substitutions in Theodotion Daniel.” Pages 131–163 in XVII Congress of the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies, Aberdeen 2019. Edited by Gideon R. Kotzé, Michaël N. van der Meer and Martin Rösel. SBL Septuagint and Cognate Studies Series 75. Atlanta: SBL Press, 2022. [Book Link]
2022Olariu, Daniel. “Recensional Contextual Additions: Insights from Theodotion Daniel.” Pages 193–224 in Editing the Septuagint: The Unfinished Task: Papers presented at the 50th anniversary of the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies, SBL, Denver 2018. Edited by Felix Albrecht and Frank Feder. De Septuaginta Investigationes 16. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2022. [Book Link]
2022Olariu, Daniel. “2.3.4.5.1. The Reception of Septuagint Daniel in Jewish and Christian Literature.” In Die Wirkungs- und Rezeptionsgeschichte der Septuaginta. Edited by Martin Meiser and Florian Wilk. Handbuch zur Septuaginta 6. Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus, 2022. [Book Link]

2022Olariu, Daniel and Michael Segal. “2.3.4.5.1. The Greek Texts of the Book of Daniel: Old Greek and Theodotion.” In Die Wirkungs- und Rezeptionsgeschichte der Septuaginta. Edited by Martin Meiser and Florian Wilk. Handbuch zur Septuaginta 6. Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus, 2022. [Book Link]
2022Olariu, Daniel. “De ce nu cred adventiștii în nemurirea sufletului și în iad.” Pages 48–53 in Adventiștii de Ziua a Șaptea: Introducere în etosul unei comunități protestante. Edited by Norel Iacob. Pantelimon: Viață și Sănătate, 2022. [Romanian] [Book Link]
2021Olariu, Daniel. “Society of Biblical Literature Commentary on Septuagint of Daniel: The Old Greek and Theodotion.” Pages 113–120 in Receptarea Sfintei Scripturi: între filologie, hermeneutică şi traductologie. Lucrările Simpozionului Naţional „Explorări în tradiţia biblică românească şi europeană,” ediţia a X-a, Iaşi, 3-5 iunie 2021. Edited by Ana Catană-Spenchiu, Ana-Maria Gînsac, Mariana Nastasia, and Mădălina Ungureanu. Iași: Editura Universităţii „Alexandru Ioan Cuza” din Iaşi, 2021. [Article Link]
2021Olariu, Daniel. “Tagging Cornilescu Bible with the Codes of Original Words.” Pages 147–157 in Prețuiți-i pe astfel de oameni! Lucrările Simpozionului „Centenar D. Cornilescu” Dumbrăveni, Suceava, 13 august 2021. Edited by Dragoș Ștefănică and Gheorghe Vatamanu. București: Pleroma, 2021. [Book Link]
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Olariu, Daniel. “How Does a Reviser Work? Insights from Theodotion’s Recension of Daniel.” Pages 137–148 in Receptarea Sfintei Scripturi: între filologie, hermeneutică şi traductologie. Lucrările Simpozionului Naţional „Explorări în tradiţia biblică românească şi europeană,” ediţia a IX-a, Iaşi, 9-11 mai 2019. Edited by Iosif Camară, Ana Maria Gînsac, Maria Moruz, and Mădălina Ungureanu. Iași: Editura Universităţii „Alexandru Ioan Cuza” din Iaşi, 2020. [Article Link]
2020Olariu, Daniel. “Providența lui Dumnezeu pe timp de criză.” Paginile 178–179 in În vremea distanțării. Edited by Norel Iacob. Pantelimon: Viață și Sănătate, 2020. [Book Link]
2017Olariu, Daniel. “When Hannah Meets Rome: The Influence of the Aramaic Daniel on the Song of Hannah in Targums to the Prophets.” Pages 44–62 in Symposium: Perspectives on the Human Being and Society. Edited by Brâdușa Covaci et al. Comunicări științifice 3. Cernica: Editura Institutului Teologic Adventist, 2017. [Article Link]
2017Olariu, Daniel. “18.1 Textual History of Daniel.” Pages 517–27 in Textual History of the Bible: The Hebrew Bible. Vol. 1C. Edited by Armin Lange and Emanuel Tov. Leiden: Brill, 2017. [Book Link] [Article Link]
2015Olariu, Daniel. “The Riddle of En-Dor: A Rhetorical Approach to 1 Samuel 28:3–25.” Pages 75–94 in “What Are Human Beings that You Remember Them?”—Proceedings of the Third International Bible Conference Nof Ginosar and Jerusalem. Edited by Clinton Wahlen. Biblical Research Institute. Silver Spring, MD: Review and Herald Publishing Association, 2015. [Book Link] [Article Link]
2014Olariu, Daniel. “The Equilateral Spirituality Prototype—Towards an Integrative Model Assisting in the Pursuit of Happiness.” Pages 243–250 in Happiness Through Education. Edited by Georgeta Rață and Patricia Runcan. București: Editura Didactică și Pedagogică, 2014. [Book Link]
2012Olariu, Daniel. “Introduction to the Book of Psalms.” Pages 383–388 in Psaltirea renascentistă franceză. Edited by Mircea Valeriu Diaconescu, Ștefan Bratosin, and Iacob Coman. București: Editura Academiei Române, 2012. [Book Link]

3.2 Articles in Journals

2019Olariu, Daniel. “The Mechanics of Recensional Process: The Treatment of the First-Found Equivalents.” Journal of Septuagint and Cognate Studies 52 (2019): 177–195. [Journal] [Article Link]
2019Olariu, Daniel. “Criteria for Determining the Common Basis in the Greek Versions of Daniel.” Textus 28 (2019): 105–124. [Journal] [Article Link]
2017Olariu, Daniel. “Eschatology in relation to Soteriology: The Roles of Apocalyptic Prophecies and Gospel in Preparation for Parousia.” TheoRhēma 12/1 (2017): 15–35. [Journal] [Article Link]

3.4 Articles in Magazines

2022Olariu, Daniel. “Relația tipologică dintre Daniel și Isus.” Curierul Adventist 99.5 (May 2022): 27–29. 44. PDF