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Contemporary thinking about Jesus, an anthology,

Author: Thomas S Kepler
Publisher: New York, Nashville, Abingdon-Cokesbury Press [1944]
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Kepler, Thomas S. (Thomas Samuel), 1897-
Contemporary thinking about Jesus.
New York, Nashville, Abingdon-Cokesbury Press [1944]
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas S Kepler
OCLC Number: 1151098
Description: 429 pages 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The nature of the synoptic Gospels: --
The synoptic tradition / James Mackinnon --
Are the Gospels true history? / Henry D.A. Major --
The Evangelist's purpose / Ernest Cadman Colwell --
Was he really the founder? / John Baillie --
The unique character of the Gospels / Adolf Harnack --
The origin of the Gospels / Charles C. Torrey --
The original language of the Gospels / Edgar J. Goodspeed --
The return to the historical Jesus / Shirley Jackson Case --
Form criticism / Floyd V. Filson --
The Matthaean tradition / Karl Kundsin --
Form criticism and the Christian faith / Frederick C. Grant --
The limitations of historical method / James Moffatt --
pt. 2. The portrait of Jesus in the fourth Gospel: --
The fourth Gospel and some recent criticism / Vincent Taylor --
Historicity of the fourth Gospel and the synoptic Gospels / Wilbert Francis Howard --
John and the synoptists / Benjamin W. Bacon --
A history of the Son of God / Robert H. Lightfoot --
History or didactic drama? / George H.C. MacGregor --
Light and life / Ernest F. Scott --
The faith of the Greek tradition / Paul Elmer More --
Sacramental interest in the fourth Gospel / Clarence Tucker Craig --
John, mystic and prophet / Burnett H. Streeter --
The first Christian synthesis / Mary R. Ely Lyman --
pt. 3. Jesus' relationship to history: --
The historical existence of Jesus / Charles Guignebert --
Jesus and the problem of history / Chester Charlton McCown --
The Gospel portrait of Jesus / Hans Leitzmann --
The way to the real Jesus / Cecil John Cadoux --
The Christian doctrine of history / John S. Whale --
Christian optimism and pessimism / Nicholas A. Berdyaev --
Christ as the center of history / Paul Tillich --
The new Christology / Albert C. Knudson --
The Incarnation / Lynn Harold Hough --
The finality of the Christian religion / Harris Franklin Rall --
pt. 4. Eschatology and ethics: --
Religion and morals / Thomas W. Manson --
The problem of ethics / Emil Brunner --
The significance of the eschatological sanction / Amos Niven Wilder --
Realized eschatology / Charles H. Dodd --
The Sermon on the Mount and Christ's mission / Martin Dibelius --
The ethical teaching of Jesus / Benjamin W. Robinson --
The ethic of Jesus and the social problem / Reinhold Niebuhr --
God as agape / Nels F.S. Ferré --
The kingdom of God / Rudolf Bultmann --
The relevance of the message for our day / Paul S. Minear --
Christianity and secularism / John C. Bennett --
The kingdom of God and the church / Walter Marshall Horton --
pt. 5. Modern evaluations of Jesus: --
The significance of Jesus / Arthur C. McGiffert, Jr. --
The man of divine fire / Francis C. Burkitt --
The Gospel figure / Edwin Lewis --
Jesus is Lord / Georgia Harkness --
Did Jesus regard himself as the Messiah? / B. Harvie Branscombe --
The liberator / Dmitri Merejkowski --
The essence of Christianity / Edgar Sheffield Brightman --
The originality of Jesus / Claude G. Montefiore --
Jesus, an imperious ruler / Albert Schweitzer --
Christ himself primarily charismatic / Rudolf Otto --
The author of salvation / W.A. Smart.
Responsibility: compiled by Thomas S. Kepler ...


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