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Language of the New Testament Classical Essays Classic Essays (Jsot Supplement Series No 60) by Stanley E. Porter

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Published by Sheffield Academic Press .
Written in English


  • Religion,
  • N.T,
  • Bible.,
  • Religion - Biblical Studies,
  • N.T.,
  • Biblical Studies - New Testament,
  • Biblical studies, criticism & exegesis,
  • Language & Linguistics,
  • New Testament,
  • Bible - Study - New Testament,
  • Bible,
  • Greek language, Biblical,
  • Language, style

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8968998M
ISBN 101850753253
ISBN 109781850753254

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rendering two previously untranslated essays into idiomatic English: Adolf Deissmann's 'Hellenistic Greek' and Lars Rydbeck's 'On the Question of Linguistic Levels and the Place of the New Testament in the Contemporary Language Milieu'. The German was technical and difficult, and the time-constraints I dare say unreasonable.   The Language and Literature of the New Testament: Essays in Honor of Stanley E. Porter s 60th Birthday (Biblical Interpretation Series) [Fuller Dow, Lois, Evans, Dr Craig A, Pitts, Andrew W] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Language and Literature of the New Testament: Essays in Honor of Stanley E. Porter s 60th Birthday (Biblical Interpretation Series). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm. Contents: The Greek of the New Testament as a disputed area of research / Stanley E. Porter --Hellenistic Greek with special consideration of the Greek Bible / Adolf Deissmann --New Testament Greek in the light of modern discovery / James Hope Moulton --The Aramaic of the Gospels / Charles . He is the author of numerous studies in the New Testament and Greek language, including The Paul of Acts: Essays in Literary Criticism, Rhetoric, and Theology; Idioms of the Greek New Testament and Verbal Aspect in the Greek of the New Testament, with Reference to Tense and Mood.

  In The Language of the New Testament, Stanley E. Porter and Andrew W. Pitts assemble an international team of scholars whose work has focused on the Greek language of the earliest Christians in terms of its context, history and development. The first focuses on method, and includes essays on the major approaches to exegesis, including textual criticism, language, genre and backgrounds. The second part applies exegetical method to the various literary units of the New Testament. The book of Romans has been hailed by many as one of the most important books of the New Testament. The reason is obvious: aside from the fact that theologians and famous reformers constantly refer to it as one major source of fundamental theological truths, it . Still better is it to read Moulton, "New Testament Greek in the Light of Modern Discovery" in Cambridge Biblical Essays (, ); Deissmann, Light from the Ancient East (); or Angus, "The koine, the Language of the New Testament," Princeton Review, .

The First Epistle of Peter, usually referred to simply as First Peter and often written 1 Peter, is a book of the New author presents himself as Peter the Apostle, and, following Catholic tradition, the epistle has been held to have been written during his time as Bishop of Rome or Bishop of Antioch, though neither title is used in the epistle. In a collection of essays spanning some 35 years, Luke Timothy Johnson takes on some of the most contested issues in the study of Christian Origins and the New Testament from the historical Jesus and the Jesus of the Gospels, through exegetical studies of Luke-Acts and Paul, to questions pertaining to the development of early Christian history, relations with Judaism, the uses of polemic.   Review: Introduction to the New Testament, Berkhof Summary The most important aspect of Berkhof’s Introduction to the New Testament is its construction and style. It is simple, straight-forward and methodical in its approach to the Book. Essays in Honor of Stanley E. Porter’s 60th Birthday. Author: Lois Fuller Dow,Craig A. Evans,Andrew W. Pitts; Publisher: BRILL ISBN: Category: Religion Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» In The Language and Literature of the New Testament, a team of international scholars assemble to honour the academic career of New Testament scholar, Stanley E. Porter.