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Jesus as philosopher : the moral sage in the Synoptic Gospels

Author: Runar M Thorsteinsson
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This book examines the possible ways in which the authors of the Synoptic Gospels, Mark, Matthew, and Luke, were inspired by philosophical traditions. It considers how the authors discussed Jesus in relation to contemporary philosophy.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Thorsteinsson, Runar M.
Jesus as philosopher.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Runar M Thorsteinsson
ISBN: 9780192546845 0192546848 9780191852992 0191852996
OCLC Number: 1036985965
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Jesus as Philosopher: The Moral Sage in the Synoptic Gospels; Copyright; Acknowledgements; Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction: Purpose and Approach; THE PURPOSE AND AIM OF THE STUDY; WHAT IS ADDRESSED AND WHAT IS NOT? JESUS OF THE GOSPELS AND THE HISTORICAL JESUS; MORAL CHARACTER, CLASSICAL VIRTUE THEORY, AND EARLY CHRISTIANITY; 1: Philosophy and Philosophical Sages in the Graeco-Roman World; PHILOSOPHY AS A WAY OF LIFE; THE PHILOSOPHICAL SAGE; 2: Jesus as Philosopher in the Gospel of Mark; TAKE NOTHING FOR THE JOURNEY EXCEPT A STAFF': ASCETIC APPEARANCE. 'WE HAVE LEFT EVERYTHING AND FOLLOWEDYOU': ABANDONING ONE'S FAMILYTHE CAMEL AND THE NEEDLE: ATTITUDET OWARDS MATERIAL POSSESSIONS AND OUTWARD APPEARANCE; THE DIVINE MISSION: JESUS AND THE PHILOSOPHERS AS MESSENGERS OF GOD; 'WHAT IS THIS SOPHIA THAT HAS BEEN GIVEN TO HIM?' THE WISDOM OF JESUS; A TRANQUIL MIND-OR NOT: THE PHILOSOPHER'S EMOTIONS; THE EXAMPLE OF SOCRATES: THE PHILOSOPHER'S SUFFERING AND DEATH; SUMMARY; 3: Jesus as Philosopher in the Gospel of Matthew; THE CYNIC IMAGE: ASCETIC APPEARANCE; THE SOCRATIC GADFLY: ABANDONING ONE'S FAMILY. TREASURE IN HEAVEN: ATTITUDE TOWARDS MATERIAL POSSESSIONS AND OUTWARD APPEARANCE'BE PERFECT' : JESUS AS A TEACHER OF ETHICS; THEORY AND ACTION: THE CONGRUENCE BETWEEN WORDS AND DEEDS; THE HOUSE ON ROCK: THE WISDOM OF JESUS; WE SHALL OVERCOME: THE PHILOSOPHER'S EMOTIONS; ENDURING TILL THE END: THE PHILOSOPHER'S SUFFERING AND DEATH; SUMMARY; 4: Jesus as Philosopher in the Gospel of Luke; THE WANDERING PHILOSOPHER: ASCETIC APPEARANCE; REDEFINING A CONCEPT: ABANDONING ONE'S FAMILY; LOSING AND GAINING: ATTITUDE TOWARDS MATERIAL POSSESSIONS AND OUTWARD APPEARANCE. THE REFORMER OF SINNERS: JESUS AS A TEACHER OF ETHICSTHE MASTER OF REASONING AND DEBATE: THE WISDOM OF JESUS; THE CALL TO METANOIA: JESUS AND THE PHILOSOPHERS AS MESSENGERS OF GOD; JESUS THE STOIC: THE PHILOSOPHER'S EMOTIONS; THE INNOCENT MARTYR: THE PHILOSOPHER'S SUFFERING AND DEATH; SUMMARY; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index of Modern Authors; Index of Ancient References.
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