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
     
 

ISBN-10: 0391041479

ISBN-13: 9780391041479

Pub. Date: 12/05/2003

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

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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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.

Product Details

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

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