Jesus And The Old Testament

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781573830065
  • Publisher: Regent College Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/1/2000
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.65 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword v
Preface ix
Abbreviations xi
1 Introduction 13
The subject 13
The materials 14
The question of authenticity 15
Criteria of authenticity 18
The proposed approach 22
2 The Text-Form of the Old Testament Quotations 25
Quotations which agree with both the LXX and the MT 27
Quotations which differ from both the LXX and the MT 28
Quotations which agree with the MT against the LXX 29
Quotations which agree with one text of the LXX against another 30
Quotations which agree with the LXX against the MT 32
Conclusions 36
3 Typological Use of the Old Testament 38
Introduction 38
Types of Jesus 43
Types of the disciples of Jesus 60
Types of Jewish unbelief and its punishment 67
Conclusions 75
Excursus 1 The authenticity of Matthew 12:40 80
4 The Use of Old Testament Prediction 83
Introduction 83
Non-Messianic predictions 88
Some possible Messianic predictions 97
David's Lord 100
Three figures from Zechariah 9-14 103
The Servant of Yahweh and the Anointed Deliverer 110
The Son of man 135
The Messiah according to Jesus--Summary 148
The assumption of the role of Yahweh 150
Conclusions 159
Excursus 2 The premises of Mark 12:35-37 163
Excursus 3 The Son of man in Daniel 7 169
5 The Originality and Influence of Jesus' Use of the Old Testament 172
Introduction 172
Jesus and contemporary Judaism (Qumran, Pseudepigrapha, The Rabbis, Jesus and his contemporaries) 173
Jesus and early Christianity (The New Testament, Early patristic writers, Jesus and his followers) 202
The originality and influence of Jesus 223
Appendix A The reference of Mark 13:24-27 227
Appendix B A detailed study of the text-form of the Old Testament quotations 240
Appendix C A table of uses of the Old Testament attributed to Jesus in the Synoptic Gospels 259
Index of References 265
Index of Modern Authors 281
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