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The people called : the growth of community in the Bible

Author: Paul D Hanson
Publisher: Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, ©2001.
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"Community" is a key and critical category in all contemporary theology. This volume traces the basic concept of "community" from its earliest biblical origins through to the end of the Apostolic age.  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul D Hanson
ISBN: 0664224458 9780664224455
OCLC Number: 48046265
Notes: Originally published: San Francisco : Harper & Row, 1986. With new introd.
Description: xviii, 564 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The nature of this study --
The birth of the Yahwistic notion of community --
The growth of a triadic notion of community --
The Yahwistic notion of community tested and refined: the age of kings and prophets (1 and 2 Samuel, 1 Kings, and the Psalms) --
Growth through adversity: prophecy and kingship in the Northern Kingdom (Deuteronomy, 1 Kings, Amos and Hosea) --
A variegated protrait: the contribution of Southern kings, prophets and sages to the Yahwistic notion of community (Kings, Chronicles, Isaiah, Micah, Jeremiah, Proverbs, Job, and Ecclesiastes) --
The exile: crisis and reformulation (Ezekiel, the priestly writing, Isaiah 40-55) --
Return from exile and attempts to reconsitute community (Chronicles, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi, Isaiah 24-27, 56-66, and Ezekiel 38-39, 44) --
The consolidation of the community around the Torah (Chronicles, Ezra, and Nehemiah) --
Witnesses to an alternative vision (Joel, Ruth, and Jonah) --
The people of the Torah: from Ezra to the Maccabean Revolt (Judith and Ecclesiasticus) --
Diverse notions of community in the last two centuries B.C.E. (Daniel, 1 Maccabees) --
Community in the teaching of Jesus (Matthew, Mark, and Luke) --
The birth of the church as a response to God's new initiative (Matthew, John, James, 1 and 2 Timothy, and Luke-Acts) --
The biblical notion of community: contemporary implications --
Appendix: underlying presuppostions and method. rc.
Responsibility: Paul D. Hanson ; with a new introduction.

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