Early Christian and Jewish Monotheism

Early Christian and Jewish Monotheism


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780567082930
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 05/27/2004
Series: The Library of New Testament Studies
Pages: 274
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.57(d)

About the Author

Loren T. Stuckenbruck is B.F. Wescott Professor of Biblical Studies at the University of Durham and is co-editor of the Journal for the Study of the Pseudepigrapha.

Dr. Wendy North, formerly of Hull University, is a New Testament scholar.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Loren Stuckenbruck and Wendy Sproston North

PART 1 The Religious World of the New Testament
1.Jewish and Christian Monotheism in the Herodian Age: William Horbury
2.'Angels' and 'God', Exploring the Limits of Early Jewish Monotheism: Loren Stuckenbruck
3.Alexander the Great's Worship of the High Priest: Crispin Fletcher-Louis

PART 2 The New Testament
1.Was Jesus a Monotheist?: James Dunn
2.YHWH Texts and Monotheism in Paul's Christology: David Capes
3.The Lord Is One, Reflections on the Theme of Unity in St John's Gospel from a Jewish Perspective: C.T.R. Hayward
4.Monotheism and the Gospel of John; Jesus, Moses and the Law: Wendy Sproston North
5.Monotheism and Christology in Hebrews1: Richard Bauckham
6.Jesus and Worship, God and Sacrifice: Lionel North

PART 3 Problems in Terminology
1.How Appropriate Is 'Monotheism' as a Category for Biblical Interpretation?: R.W.L. Moberly
2.The Origins of 'Monotheism': Nathan MacDonald

Bibliography: James McGrath and Jerry Truex
Scripture Index

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