Heaven and Earth in the Gospel of Matthew

Heaven and Earth in the Gospel of Matthew

by Jonathan T. Pennington
     
 

A rising scholar explores Matthew's "kingdom of heaven," challenging both the scholarly and popular understandings of this phrase.See more details below

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A rising scholar explores Matthew's "kingdom of heaven," challenging both the scholarly and popular understandings of this phrase.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004162051
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/21/2007
Series:
Novum Testamentum, Supplements Series, #126
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Part 1: Clearing Ground and Building Anew
1. Challenging the Circumlocution Assumption
2. A Survey of Heaven in the Old Testament and Second Temple Literature
3. A Survey of Heaven in Matthew
4. Heaven and Earth in the Context of Matthean Studies and Theology
Part 2: Matthew's Idiolectic Use of Heaven Language and the Theme of Heaven and Earth
5. Οuρανoς and Οuρανοi in the Septuagint and Second Temple Literature
6. Οuρανoς and Οuρανοi in Matthew
7. Heaven and Earth in the Old Testament and Second Temple Literature
8. Heaven and Earth in Matthew
9. God as Father in the Old Testament and Second Temple Literature
10. The Father in Heaven in Matthew
11. The Kingdom of God in the Old Testament and Second Temple Literature
12. Matthew's "Kingdom of Heaven"
Conclusion: Heaven and Earth in the Gospel of Matthew
Appendix: Data from a Synoptic Comparison of Οuρανoς
Indexes

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