Sound Mapping The New Testament

Sound Mapping The New Testament

by Margaret Ellen Lee, Bernard Brandon Scott
     
 

In the Hellenistic world, writings were read aloud, heard and remembered. But modern exegesis assumes as silent text. The disjuncture between ancient and modern approaches to literature, argue Margaret Lee and Brandon Scott, obscures the beauty and meaning in writings such as the New Testament. Through a close analysis of writings from the four gospels, Paul, and Q

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In the Hellenistic world, writings were read aloud, heard and remembered. But modern exegesis assumes as silent text. The disjuncture between ancient and modern approaches to literature, argue Margaret Lee and Brandon Scott, obscures the beauty and meaning in writings such as the New Testament. Through a close analysis of writings from the four gospels, Paul, and Q, they advance a theory of sound analysis that will enable modern readers to hear the New Testament afresh.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598150155
Publisher:
Polebridge Press
Publication date:
11/24/2009
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.85(d)

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