Early Christian Voices: In Texts, Traditions, and Symbols. Essays in Honor of Francois Bovon

Early Christian Voices: In Texts, Traditions, and Symbols. Essays in Honor of Francois Bovon

by David Warren
     
 

This collection of studies in honor of François Bovon highlights the rich diversity found within early expressions of Christianity as evidenced in ancient texts, in early traditions and movements, and in archaic symbols and motifs.See more details below

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This collection of studies in honor of François Bovon highlights the rich diversity found within early expressions of Christianity as evidenced in ancient texts, in early traditions and movements, and in archaic symbols and motifs.

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ISBN-13:
9780391041479
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
12/05/2003
Series:
Biblical Interpretation Series, #66
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.36(h) x 1.19(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations
List of Contributors
Une Biographie de Francois Bovon: Sous le vrai jour d'une soeur1
Bibliography of Francois Bovon7
Introduction17
Ch. 1Jesus' Theology in the Sayings Gospel Q25
Ch. 2The Synoptic Sayings Gospel Q in the Early Communities of Jesus' Followers45
Ch. 3On Comparing Q and the Gospel of Thomas59
Ch. 4The Restless Quest for the Beloved Disciple71
Ch. 5Luke the Politician: Promoting the Gospel by Polishing Christianity's Rough Edges83
Ch. 6Luke the Hellenist99
Ch. 7Disagreement Among the Jews in Acts 28109
Ch. 8Actes 8: Faire tomber le puissant et relever l'humble119
Ch. 9"Can Anyone Withhold the Water?" (Acts 10:47): Toward an Understanding of Luke's Argument in the Story of Cornelius131
Ch. 10Luke's Revision of Paul's Reflections in Romans 9-11143
Ch. 11The Scriptures and the New Prophecy: Montanism as Exegetical Crisis155
Ch. 12Crise du savoir et conflit des interpretations selon Jean 9: Un exemple du travail de l'ecole johannique167
Ch. 13The Hero in the Epistle to the Hebrews: Jesus as Ascetic Model179
Ch. 14La Couronne de Nemrod: Quelques reflexions sur le pouvoir, l'histoire et l'Ecriture dans la culture syriaque189
Ch. 15Quand l'eveque Athanase se prend pour l'evangeliste Luc (Lettre festale xxxix sur le canon des ecritures)197
Ch. 16Le Developpement des narrations pascales211
Ch. 17Hildegard of Bingen's Exegesis of Luke227
Ch. 18Relecture et droits d'auteur: A propos de l'interpretation de la deuxieme epitre aux Thessaloniciens239
Ch. 19Quelques jalons pour une interpretation symbolique des Actes de Paul251
Ch. 20The Political Issue of the Ascension of Isaiah: Some Remarks on Jonathan Knight's Thesis, and Some Methodological Problems267
Ch. 21Christian Apocrypha in Art and Texts283
Ch. 22"Two Men in White": Observations on an Early Christian Lamp from North Africa with the Ascension of Christ293
Ch. 23Hearing, Seeing, and Knowing God: Allogenes and the Gospel of Mary319
Ch. 24The Spirit as a Dove and Homeric Bird Similes333
Ch. 25Le Mythe de la chute de Satan et la question du milieu d'origine de la Vie d'Adam et Eve341
Ch. 26The Ancient Christian Teacher in the Pseudo-Clementines355
Ch. 27Les Representations theologiques de la croix dans la plus ancienne litterature chretienne du deuxieme siecle365
Ch. 28"One Bread Gathered from Many Pieces" (Did. 9.4): The Career of an Early Christian Allegory377
Ch. 29Le Miracle de l'archange Michel a Chonai: Introduction, traduction, et notes395
Ch. 30Revelations and Notes on a Byzantine Manuscript at Harvard409
Ch. 31Homelie copte sur les Apotres au Jugement dernier417
Ch. 32Une Lettre manicheenne de Kellis (P. Kell. Copt. 18)431
Index of Ancient Sources439
Index of Modern Authors462

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