Theology Of The New Testament

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"The penetrating essays in this book analyze Bultmann's theology, applauding its strengths while also criticizing its weaknesses. This is a richly rewarding volume that newly assesses the ongoing significance of Bultmann for contemporary New Testament theology."
--Donald A. Hagner, George Eldon Ladd Professor Emeritus of New Testament, Fuller Theological Seminary

"In Beyond Bultmann, leading New Testament scholars are trenchant in their criticisms of Bultmann's theological interpretation of the New Testament, but succeed brilliantly in clarifying Bultmann's aims and achievements. Beyond Bultmann shows the possibilities and pitfalls of a traditional discipline now capable of addressing a more secular audience."
--Rev. Robert Morgan, Fellow of Linacre College, University of Oxford

"Beyond Bultmann points out the continuing importance of engaging and evaluating Bultmann as interpreter of the New Testament--in all of his historical, exegetical, and theological strengths and weaknesses. There is no better resource for this task than this critical and constructive study. "
--Michael J. Gorman, Raymond E. Brown Professor of Biblical Studies and Theology, St. Mary's Seminary & University, Baltimore

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781932792935
  • Publisher: Baylor University Press
  • Publication date: 7/1/2010
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Pages: 698
  • Sales rank: 450,921
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Editors’ Preface

Part 1: Bultmann by the Book

  1. The Message of Jesus—Samuel Byrskog
  2. The Kerygma of the Earliest Church—C. Kavin Rowe
  3. The Kerygma of the Hellenistic Church Aside from Paul—Udo Schnelle
  4. Humanity Prior to the Revelation of Faith—Richard B. Hays
  5. Humanity Under Faith—John M. G. Barclay
  6. Johannine Christology and Eschatology—Jörg Frey
  7. Dualism and Soteriology in Johannine Theology—Richard Bauckham
  8. The Rise of Church Order—Luke Timothy Johnson
  9. The Development of Doctrine—James D. G. Dunn
  10. Christology and Soteriology—Larry W. Hurtado
  11. The Problem of Christian Living—Wayne A. Meeks

Part 2: Bultmann in History and Theology

  1. Bultmann’s Theology of the New Testament in Context—Angela Standhartinger
  2. Bultmann and the Theological Interpretation of Scripture—Francis Watson 
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