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New Testament concept of witness

Author: Alison A Trites
Publisher: Cambridge [etc.] : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats

The author argues that the idea of witness is a live metaphor in the New Testament, to be understood in terms of the Old Testament legal assembly, though the Greek lawcourts are also relevant.  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alison A Trites
ISBN: 9780521609340 0521609348
OCLC Number: 1056591622
Description: x, 294 pages 22 cm
Contents: Preface; Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. The witness terminology of secular Greek; 3. The witness terminology of the Septuagint; 4. The use of controversy in the Old Testament; 5. The controversy in Isiaih 40-55; 6. The idea of witness in other Jewish writings; 7. The witness terminology of the New Testament; 8. The concept of witness in the Fourth Gospel; 9. The concept of witness in the Book of Acts; 10. The concept of witness in the Book fo Revelation; 11. The idea of witness elsewhere in the New Testament; 12. Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index of references.
Responsibility: Alison A. Trites.


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