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Apocalypticism, anti-semitism and the historical Jesus : subtexts in criticism

Author: John S Kloppenborg; John W Marshall
Publisher: London ; New York : T&T Clark International, cop. 2005.
Series: Journal for the study of the New Testament., Supplement series ;, 275.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Gesù Cristo. Vita e misteri
Sacra Scrittura. Ambiente biblico e giudaico
Sacra Scrittura. Studi sul Nuovo Testamento
Named Person: Gesù Cristo
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John S Kloppenborg; John W Marshall
ISBN: 9780567084286 0567084280
OCLC Number: 1045104098
Notes: Atti del convegno tenuto all'Università di Toronto nel 2003.
Description: x, 141 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: William E. Arnal, University of Regina; "How Shall We Save Our Souls?: The Cipher 'Judaism' in Contemporary Historical Jesus Scholarship"; This essay surveys scholarship on Jesus since the late 19th century, showing how Jesus' Jewishness (and occasionally, his alleged non-Jewishness) has functioned in a wider field of discourse to define what is properly "Christian" and what is properly "religious." Paula Fredriksen, Boston University; "Compassion is to Purity as Fish is to Bicycle: Thoughts on Constructions of 'Judaism' in Current Work on the Historical Jesus"; John W. Marshall, University of Toronto; "Apocalypticism and Anti-Semitism: Inner-Group Resources for Inter-Group Conflicts" Sets early Christian discourse with anti-semitic potential within the context of inner group conflict. Part II: Apocalypticism As A Primary Category In Historical Jesus Research; Amy-Jill Levine, Vanderbilt University; "The Earth Moved: Jesus, Sex, and Eschatology" The sexual asceticism of Jesus and the early Jesus movement as a function its apocalyptic orientation. Dale C. Allison, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary; "Liking and Disliking the Apocalyptic Jesus"; An analysis of major exponents and opponents of apocalyptic reconstructions of Jesus in the 20th century and the relation of their reconstructions to theological convictions. Robert J. Miller, The Jesus Seminar; "Theological Stakes in the Apocalyptic Jesus Debate"; An examination of theological subtexts in apocalyptic portraits of Jesus. Responses; By William Arnal, Paula Fredriksen, John Marshall, Amy-Jill Levine, Dale C. Allison, Robert J. Miller. Epilogue; John S. Kloppenborg and John W. Marshall; Consolidated Bibliography
Series Title: Journal for the study of the New Testament., Supplement series ;, 275.
Responsibility: edited by John S. Kloppenborg with John W. Marshall.


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Review 'International Review of Biblical Studies, vol 51, 2004/05 "This concise, though-provoking contribution to the quest for the historical Jesus breaks important new ground. The very idea of Read more...

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