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This book is a literary analysis of the doubting Thomas story’s role as John’s gospel’s climax. By tracing key themes throughout John, the author demonstrates that the episode illustrates that faith and the life it engenders result from Jesus’ action.
Janeth Norfleete Day
The book provides a history of the interpretation of the Samaritan Woman in the church, in art, and in literature. The author’s alternative interpretation draws eclectically upon historical and contemporary approaches to present the Samaritan woman as a pious believer.
Nancy C. Lee
The author analyzes the poetic songs of Lamentations in the Bible using an oral-poetic folkloric method for the first time with surprising results. Contemporary lament poems are compared then from recent post-war Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina about suffering in cities under siege.
This book questions the authenticity of some sayings and stories counted to the "bedrock" of the Jesus tradition, analyses the ambiguous relationship of early Christians to their Jewish heritage and offers a fresh discussion of fundamental questions of principle.
Brook W.R. Pearson
Corresponding Sense investigates various issues to do with the study of Paul in the New Testament from the perspective of Hans-Georg Gadamer’s philosophical hermeneutics. Alongside theoretical and practical development of Gadamer’s philosophy, the book deals with the following New Testament ...
Gary W. Burnett
This book proposes that there was a lively sense of the individual self in persons in the Hellenistic world of the urban centres in which Paul lived and ministered, whereby individualistic behaviour was not unknown and where individuals were not simply determined by their culture and the group ...
by Bénédicte Lemmelijn
Presenting the extant textual material of the ‘Plagues Narrative’ in Exodus 7:14–11:10 in a complete synopsis, this book offers a full registration/description and detailed text-critical evaluation of all text-critical variants in MT, LXX, SamP, 4QpaleoExodm, 4QpaleoGen-Exodl, 2QExoda, 4QExodc, ...
James L. Resseguie
In this literary analysis of the Gospel of John, Resseguie examines rhetoric, setting, character, and plot to uncover the Gospel’s unique point of view. He shows the usefulness of the concepts of defamiliarization and point of view for understanding how the narrator makes the familiar seem ...
First large-scale investigation into the attitude of the historical Jesus towards covenant belief, the dominant theme of the Judaism of Jesus' day. The question intensively illuminates Jesus' relation to Judaism and provides a significant vantage point for his proclamation.
E. Earle Ellis
After sketching the history of modern criticism, this work examines the dating of New Testament books and their techniques of biblical citation, Paul's mission to Spain, the hypothesis of 'innocent' apostolic pseudepigrapha, and the use of preformed traditions in Paul's christology.
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