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Dunn, James D. G. 1939-

Overview
Works: 176 works in 763 publications in 9 languages and 21,479 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Commentaries  Conference proceedings  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Translator, Dedicatee, Commentator
Classifications: BS2651, 270.1
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Unity and diversity in the New Testament : an inquiry into the character of earliest Christianity by James D. G Dunn( Book )
42 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and Korean and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A challenging textbook for level two and three New Testament scholars. The new material is the author's critical refinement of all the original issues covered. New Testament study, the synoptic question, and the origins of Christianity are all fundamental areas of study on theology undergraduate degrees today
The historical Jesus in recent research ( )
8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesus and the Spirit : a study of the religious and charismatic experience of Jesus and the first Christians as reflected in the New Testament by James D. G Dunn( Book )
27 editions published between 1975 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christology in the making : a New Testament inquiry into the origins of the doctrine of the incarnation by James D. G Dunn( Book )
29 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This excellent study of the origins and early development of Christology by James D.G. Dunn clarifies in rich detail the beginnings of the full Christian belief in Christ as the Son of God and incarnate Word. By employing the exegetical methods of "historical context of meaning" and "conceptuality in transition," Dunn illumines the first-century meaning of key titles and passages within the New Testament that bear directly on the development of the Christian understanding of Jesus."--Jacket
The evidence for Jesus by James D. G Dunn( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and Dutch and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inleiding in het Nieuwe Testament en het begin van het Christendom
The theology of Paul the Apostle by James D. G Dunn( Book )
30 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Using Paul's letter to the Romans as the foundation for constructing a fuller exposition of Paul's whole theology, Dunn's thematic treatment clearly describes Paul's teaching on such topics as God, humankind, sin, Christology, salvation, the church, and the nature of the Christian life. In the process Dunn engages, in a concise way, with what other important scholars have said regarding each area of inquiry. His work represents a major contribution to the ongoing discussion regarding what Paul's theology is and what its continuing relevance is to the study and practice of religion and theology."--BOOK JACKET
Baptism in the Holy Spirit; a re-examination of the New Testament teaching on the gift of the Spirit in relation to pentecostalism today by James D. G Dunn( Book )
30 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A re-examination of the New Testament teaching on the gift of the Spirit in relation to Pentecostalism today
Jesus remembered by James D. G Dunn( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focusing on Jesus, this first volume has several distinct features. It garners the lessons to be learned from the "quest for the historical Jesus" and meets the hermeneutical challenges to a historical and theological assessment of the Jesus tradition. It provides a fresh perspective both on the impact made by Jesus and on the traditions about Jesus as oral tradition, hence the title "Jesus Remembered." And it offers a fresh analysis of the details of that tradition, emphasizing its characteristic (rather than dissimilar) features. Noteworthy too are Dunn's treatments of the source question (particularly Q and the noncanonical Gospels) and of Jesus the Jew in his Galilean context
The Cambridge companion to St. Paul by James D. G Dunn( Book )
25 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Polish and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The apostle Paul has been justifiably described as the first and greatest Christian theologian. His letters were among the earliest documents to be included in the New Testament and, as such, they influenced Christian thinking from its very beginning. This Companion provides an important assessment of the apostle as well as a new appreciation of his continuing contemporary significance. With eighteen chapters written by a team of well-known international Pauline specialists, the collection will have wide appeal and be an invaluable point of departure for subsequent studies
The new perspective on Paul by James D. G Dunn( Book )
24 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of essays highlights a dimension of Paul's theology of justification that has been neglected -- that his teaching emerged as an integral part of his understanding of his commission to preach the gospel to non-Jews and that his dismissal of justification "by works of the law" was directed not so much against Jewish legalism but rather against his fellow Jews' assumption that the law remained a dividing wall separating Christian Jews from Christian Gentiles. James Dunn seeks to carry forward the debate on Jewish soteriology, on the relation of justification by faith to judgment "according to works," on Christian fulfillment of the law, and on the crucial role of Christ, his death and resurrection. Full of detail and intriguing thought, Dunn's collection will enlighten any scholar of the New Testament
Eerdmans commentary on the Bible ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides commentary on each book of the Bible and on such topics as biblical archaeology, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and the apocrypha of both the Old and New Testament
The partings of the ways : between Christianity and Judaism and their significance for the character of Christianity by James D. G Dunn( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jews and Christians : the parting of the ways, A.D. 70 to 135 : the second Durham-Tübingen Research Symposium on Earliest Christianity and Judaism (Durham, September 1989) by Durham-Tübingen Research Symposium on Earliest Christianity and Judaism <2. ; 1989>( Book )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesus, Paul, and the law : studies in Mark and Galatians by James D. G Dunn( Book )
14 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theology of Paul's letter to the Galatians by James D. G Dunn( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recent research into the character of Judaism in the first century has given scholars a new perspective on Paul. Nowhere is this new perspective more important than in the case of Paul's letter to the Galatians, a letter that shaped the character of the Christian religion in its early years and that remains a foundation document of Christianity. This study, the first to benefit from the new perspective on Paul, explains more clearly than ever the issues that confronted Paul and the powerful theological arguments he brought to bear in response
Beginning from Jerusalem by James D. G Dunn( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second volume of this trilogy, Beginning from Jerusalem covers the early formation of the Christian faith from 30-70 C.E. After outlining the quest for the historical church (parallel to the quest for the historical Jesus) and reviewing the sources, Dunn follows the course of the movement stemming from Jesus "beginning from Jerusalem." Dunn opens this book with a close analysis of what can be said of the earliest Jerusalem community, the Hellenists, the mission of Peter, and the emergence of Paul. In the second part, Dunn focuses solely on Paul--the chronology of his life and mission, his understanding of his call as apostle, and the character of the churches which he founded. The third part traces the final days and literary legacies of the three principal figures of first generation Christianity: Paul, Peter, and James, brother of Jesus. Each section includes detailed interaction with the most important of the vast wealth of secondary literature on these matters. --From publisher's description
Paul and the Mosaic law by Durham-Tübingen Research Symposium on Earliest Christianity and Judaism( Book )
16 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and German and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Epistles to the Colossians and to Philemon : a commentary on the Greek text by James D. G Dunn( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul's Epistle to the Colossians merits detailed study for at least two reasons. First, it provides an unexpectedly interesting window into the character of Christianity in Asia Minor in the second half of the first century. With the information it gives about the religious tensions within which emergent Christianity was caught up, not least those between Christianity and diaspora Judaism, we begin to gain more insight into the influences and factors that shaped the transition from apostolic to subapostolic Christianity in the region. Second, Colossians represents a crucial stage in the development of Pauline theology itself. Whether it was written at the end of Paul's life or soon after his death, it indicates how Pauline theology retained its own vital character and did not die with Paul. In this volume in the celebrated New International Greek Testament Commentary, James D.G. Dunn, author of numerous well-received works on the historical origin and theological interpretation of the New Testament, provides detailed expositions of the text of Paul's letters to the Colossians and to Philemon. Dunn examines each of these letters within the context of the Jewish and Hellenistic cultures in the first century, and discusses the place of Colossians and Philemon in the relationship between the Pauline mission and the early churches that received these letters. Particular stress is also placed on the role of faith in Jesus Christ within and over against Judaism and on the counsel of these two important letters with regard to the shaping of human relationships in the community of faith
The living word by James D. G Dunn( Book )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jesus, Paul, and the Gospels by James D. G Dunn( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This compact theological primer from a widely respected scholar offers a well-integrated and illuminating approach to a variety of basic issues in the study of the New Testament"--Provided by publisher
 
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Alternative Names
Dann, Džejms D. 1939-
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