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ISBN-13: 9780567675705
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 09/20/2018
Series: Texts @ Contexts , #7
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 6.42(w) x 9.57(h) x 0.84(d)

About the Author

James P. Grimshaw teaches New Testament at Carroll University, USA.

Table of Contents

Other Books in the Series
List of Contributors
Series Preface

Introduction
James P. Grimshaw

Part 1: Portraits of Jesus
1. Jesus (and) the Only Child: Jesus, Children, and the Gospel of Luke — Sharon Betsworth, Oklahoma City University, USA
2. Masculinity in Luke-Acts: The Lukan Jesus and Muscular Christianity — Brittany Wilson, Duke University, USA
3. Voluntary Active Euthanasia and the Lukan Jesus — Jim Metzger, Pitt Community College, USA
Part 2: Negotiating Hegemony
4. Gender Minorities In and Under Roman Power: Race and Respectability Politics in Luke–Acts — Christopher Zeichmann, University of Toronto, Canada
5. Diaspora Acts: Contextualizing Alternative Metanarrative Syntacts — Francis Carter, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA
6. The Empire as Local Context in Acts — Nestor Miguez, Instituto Universitario ISEDET, Argentina
Part 3: Reading with the Church
7. No Need to Worry, or Is There? A Camba Reading of Luke 12:22-34 — Esa Autero, South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary, USA
8. Contextual Reading of Luke-Acts with Pentecostal Women in Botswana — Rosinah Gabaitse, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
9. Towards a More Perfect Union: A Scriptural Reading of the Purpose of Marriage in a Changing Western Context — Amy Lindeman Allen, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, USA
Bibliography
Index

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