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Jesus and the eyewitnesses : the Gospels as eyewitness testimony

Author: Richard Bauckham
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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"This book argues that the four Gospels are closely based on the eyewitness testimony of those who personally knew Jesus. Noted New Testament scholar Richard Bauckham challenges the prevailing assumption that the accounts of Jesus circulated as "anonymous community traditions," asserting instead that they were transmitted in the names of the original eyewitnesses."-Print edition jacket.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Bauckham
ISBN: 9781467446808 1467446807
OCLC Number: 986243350
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 680 pages)
Contents: From the historical Jesus to the Jesus of testimony --
Papias on the eyewitnesses --
Names in the Gospel traditions --
Palestinian Jewish names --
The twelve --
Eyewitnesses "from the beginning" --
The Petrine perspective in Mark --
Anonymous persons in Mark's passion narrative --
Papias on Mark and Matthew --
Three models of oral tradition --
Transmitting the Jesus traditions --
Anonymous tradition or eyewitness testimony? --
Eyewitness memory --
The gospel of John as eyewitness testimony --
The witness of the beloved disciple --
Papias on John --
Polycrates and Irenaeus on John --
The Jesus of testimony --
Eyewitness in Mark (Revised) --
Who was the beloved disciple? (Continued) --
The end of form criticism (Confirmed)
Responsibility: Richard Bauckham.

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"This book argues that the four Gospels are closely based on the eyewitness testimony of those who personally knew Jesus. Noted New Testament scholar Richard Bauckham challenges the prevailing assumption that the accounts of Jesus circulated as "anonymous community traditions," asserting instead that they were transmitted in the names of the original eyewitnesses."-Print edition jacket.

A groundbreaking work in New Testament studies expanded and updated Winner of the 2007 Christianity Today Book Award in Biblical Studies, this momentous volume argues that the four Gospels are closely based on the eyewitness testimony of those who personally knew Jesus. Noted New Testament scholar Richard Bauckham challenges the prevailing assumption that the Jesus accounts circulated as'anonymous community traditions,'asserting instead that they were transmitted in the names of the original eyewitnesses. In this expanded second edition Bauckham is adding a new preface, three substantial new chapters that respond to critics and clarify key points of his argument, and a comprehensive new bibliography.

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"This book is a remarkable piece of detective work, resulting in a fresh and vivid approach to dozens, perhaps hundreds, of well-known problems and passages." -- N T Wright

 
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