The New Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey

The New Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey

by Joel B. Green

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This convenient text utilizes material from the well-received Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics to introduce students to the use of the New Testament for moral formation. This handy and affordable book-by-book survey of the New Testament contains key articles written by leading scholars and targeted to the needs of the classroom. It will serve as an excellent supplementary text in New Testament courses. The stellar list of contributors includes Robert Brawley, Bruce Chilton, Charles Cosgrove, David deSilva, Victor Paul Furnish, and Glen Harold Stassen.

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ISBN-13: 9781441245663
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 12/03/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 79,528
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Joel B. Green (PhD, University of Aberdeen) is dean of the School of Theology and professor of New Testament interpretation at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California.
Joel B. Green (PhD, University of Aberdeen) is dean of the School of Theology, professor of New Testament interpretation, and associate dean for the Center for Advanced Theological Studies at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He is the author or editor of numerous books, including the Dictionary of Scripture and Ethics, the Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels, The World of the New Testament, Introducing the New Testament, and commentaries on Luke and 1 Peter. He is also editor-in-chief of the Journal of Theological Interpretation.

Table of Contents


Introduction    Joel B. Green
1. Overview
Ethics in Scripture    Allen Verhey
Scripture in Christian Ethics    Charles H. Cosgrove
New Testament Ethics    Charles H. Cosgrove
2. Gospels and Acts
Matthew    Robert L. Brawley
Mark    Robert L. Brawley
Luke   Robert L. Brawley
John   Robert L. Brawley
Acts    Robert L. Brawley
3. Pauline Epistles
Romans    Victor Paul Furnish
1 Corinthians    David G. Horrell
2 Corinthians    David J. Downs
Galatians    Victor Paul Furnish
Ephesians    Jerry L. Sumney
Philippians    Victor Paul Furnish
Colossians    Jerry L. Sumney
1-2 Thessalonians    Jerry L. Sumney
1-2 Timothy    David J. Downs
Titus    David J. Downs
Philemon    Victor Paul Furnish
4. Catholic Epistles and Revelation
Hebrews    David A. deSilva
James    David Hutchinson Edgar
1 Peter    J. de Waal Dryden
2 Peter    J. de Waal Dryden
1-3 John    Ruth Anne Reese
Jude    J. de Waal Dryden
Book of Revelation    Kendra Jo Haloviak
5. Selected Topics New Testament Ethics
Fruit of the Spirit Gary M. Simpson
Golden Rule Michael Westmoreland-White
Healthcare Systems in Scripture Joel B. Green
Kingdom of God Bruce Chilton
Lists of Vices and Virtues David J. Downs
Love Command Thomas W. Ogletree
Love of Enemy Sondra E. Wheeler
Love of Neighbor Nijay K. Gupta
Sermon on the Mount Glen H. Stassen
Use of Parables in Ethics John R. Donahue
6. Beyond the New Testament
Apostolic Fathers    Clayton N. Jefford
Didache    Clayton N. Jefford

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