A Myth Of Innocence

A Myth Of Innocence

by Burton L. Mack
     
 

ISBN-10: 0800625498

ISBN-13: 9780800625498

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800625498
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Series:
Foundations and Facets Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
456
Sales rank:
270,299
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.02(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction: Christian Origins and the Imagination1
Pt. IChristian Beginnings25
1The Temple and the Land of Palestine27
2Jesus in Galilee53
3The Followers of Jesus78
4The Congregations of the Christ98
5The Patterns of Social Conflict124
Pt. IIStories in the Gospel Tradition133
6The Parables of Jesus135
7The Pronouncement Stories172
8The Miracle Stories208
Pt. IIINarratives of the Passion247
9The Entanglements of History and Myth249
10The Narrative Designs269
11The Compositional Process288
Pt. IVThe Gospel According to Mark313
12The Gospel as Myth315
13The Gospel as Apocalypse325
14The Gospel as Parable332
15The Gospel as Paradigm340
Conclusion: Imagination and the Myth of Innocence351
Appendices
I. The Pronouncement Stories in Mark379
II. Linnemann: The Traditions of the Passion385
III. Dormeyer: The Acts of the Martyr389
IV. The Gospel of Mark: An Overview390
Bibliography
Indices415
I. Subjects417
II. Ancient Authors and Writings422
III. Modern Authors429

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