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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Betsworth
ISBN: 0567671984 9780567671981 9780567235466 0567235467
OCLC Number: 945745488
Description: x, 211 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Children in the ancient Mediterranean context --
The reign of God belongs to these : children in the Gospel of Mark --
Jesus and the child in the gospel of Matthew --
Jesus (and) the only child in the Gospel of Luke --
Logos and life : children in the Gospel of John --
Jesus as a child : the Infancy Gospel of Thomas --
Mary as a child : the Protevangelium of James --
Series Title: Library of New Testament studies, 521.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Responsibility: Sharon Betsworth.


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The childist lens proves to be an illuminating perspective from which to read [the early Christian writings]. * Journal for the Study of the New Testament * Betsworth's readings are sensitive and Read more...

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