Excavating Q

Excavating Q

by John S. Kloppenborg
     
 

ISBN-10: 080062601X

ISBN-13: 9780800626013

Pub. Date: 05/01/2000

Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers

In this tour de force, the author offers a comprehensive introduction to the study of Q, the collection of Jesus' sayings long hypothesized as the source for the canonical gospels of Matthew and Luke. Part I deals with the methods for studying Q, their presuppositions, and a survey of current research. Part II addresses more theological and theoretical issues relevant…  See more details below

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In this tour de force, the author offers a comprehensive introduction to the study of Q, the collection of Jesus' sayings long hypothesized as the source for the canonical gospels of Matthew and Luke. Part I deals with the methods for studying Q, their presuppositions, and a survey of current research. Part II addresses more theological and theoretical issues relevant to the Synoptic Problem, Q as a document, its redaction, and its social setting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800626013
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
05/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.14(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
Preface
Introduction1
1Q and the Synoptic Problem11
2The Character and Reconstruction of Q55
3The Composition and Genre of the Sayings Gospel Q112
4The Q Document and the Q People166
5Reading Q in the Galilee214
6The Jesus of History and the History of Dogma: Theological Currents in the Synoptic Problem271
7Putting Q on the Map329
8Making Difference353
9Social Characterizations in Theological Perspective409
Epilogue445
Glossary447
Sites and Geographical Features450
Abbreviations453
Works Cited460
Index of Authors519
Index of Ancient Texts527
Index of Subjects537

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