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Perspectives on the Passion : encountering the Bible through the arts

Author: Christine E Joynes; Nancy Ann Macky
Publisher: London : T & T Clark, 2008.
Series: Library of New Testament studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Takes into account biblical interpreters, writers, artists and composers to address the theme of the reception history of the passion narratives. This volume highlights the varying cultural contexts  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christine E Joynes; Nancy Ann Macky
ISBN: 9780567033628 0567033627
OCLC Number: 277275059
Description: xviii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction - Dr Christine Joynes (University of Oxford, UK); 'Effective History' and Art: A Hermeneutical Study with Examples from the Passion Narrative - Prof. Ulrich Luz (University of Bern, Switzerland); He Who Hesitates is Human: Literary Portrayals of the Gesthemane 'Moment' - Prof. Peter Hawkins (Boston University, USA); The Transforming Power of the Cross - Prof. Timothy Gorringe (University of Exeter, UK); The Passion in Early Christian Art - Prof. Robin Jensen (Vanderbilt University, USA); From Nativity to Resurrection: Musical and Exegetical Resonances in the Good Friday Chants Domine audiui and Qui habitat - Dr Emma Hornby (University of Durham, UK); In Persona Mariae: Singing the Song of Songs as a Passion Commentary - Dr William Flynn (University of Leeds, UK); Emblem and Irony: Passion Narrative in Post-Reformation Hymnody - Prof. J.R. Watson (University of Durham, UK); Christian Cannibalism and Human(e) Sacrifice: The Passion and the Conversion of the Aztecs - Prof. Jaime Lara (Yale University, USA); The Mass and the Stage: Sacrifice and Murder in Othello - Prof. Regina Schwartz (Northwestern University, USA); Bad Friday - Sara Maitland (freelance author); Afterword - Prof. Nancy Macky (Westminster College, Pennsylvania, USA).
Series Title: Library of New Testament studies.
Responsibility: edited by Christine Joynes with Nancy Macky.

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Mention -Book News, February 2009 "An enormously worthwhile volume" - The Glass Review in International Review of Biblical Studies, vol. 54:2007/08 Reviewed in International Journal for the Study of Read more...

 
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