Contours of Christology in the New Testament (Mcmaster New Testament Study Series)
This volume focuses on Christology in the New Testament. It is a topic that has been treated extensively in monographs, commentaries, systematic theologies, and devotional writings of the Christian church. Nonetheless, the contributors believe it deserves a better critical, historical,...
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This volume focuses on Christology in the New Testament. It is a topic that has been treated extensively in monographs, commentaries, systematic theologies, and devotional writings of the Christian church. Nonetheless, the contributors believe it deserves a better critical, historical, exegetical, and bbiblical theologyb treatment than is usually received in either the scholarly or the popular press. So this volume was prepared with the hope that a more responsible treatment of Christology in the New Testament will prove to be of help to many earnest Christians who seek to think and live in a more Christian fashion, and thereby have a positive impact on the church at large.
Contours of Christology in the New Testament features first-class biblical scholars who steep readers in the biblical texts about Jesus. These essays focus on the New Testament writers' various understandings of Jesus, their differing emphases seen as contours in the common landscape of New Testament christology. Sweeping in scope, the volume begins with a look at early christology and covers the whole of the New Testament from the Gospels to Revelation.
Richard N. Longenecker (Ph.D., University of Edinburgh) is distinguished professor of New Testament at McMaster Divinity College, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, and professor emeritus of New Testament at Wycliffe College, Toronto. He is the author of numerous scholarly works including Biblical Exegesis in the Apostolic Period; Galatians (Word Biblical Commentary series) and Romans (New International Commentary of theGreek New Testament)- most recently he has produced Introducing Romans: Critical Concerns in Pauls Most Famous Letter (Eerdmans, 2011)
- Preface, Abbreviations, Contributors, Introduction, The Setting Jewish Messianism And Early Christology William Horbury Jesus As The Alpha And Omega Of New Testament Thought Ben Witherington Iii Christological Materials In The Early Christian Communities Richard N. Longenecker Gospels And Acts "who Can This Be?" The Christology Of Mark's Gospel Morna D. Hooker The Vindicated Son: A Narrative Approach To Matthean Christology Terence L. Donaldson The Christology Of Luke's Gospel And Acts I. Howard Marshall Monotheism And Christology In The Gospel Of John Richard Bauckham Pauline Letters The Christology Of The Early Pauline Letters Douglas J. Moo The Christology Of The Prison Epistles Ralph P. Martin Christology In The Letters To Timothy And Titus Philip H. Towner Hebrews, Catholic Epistles, And Apocalypse The Son Of God As Unique High Priest: The Christology Of The Epistle To The Hebrews Donlad A. Hagner Catholic Christologies In The Catholic Epistles J. Ramsey Michaels Stories Of Jesus In The Apocalypse Of John David E. Aune Index Of Authors Index Of Subjects Index Of Scripture And Other Ancient References