Why Are There Differences in the Gospels?: What We Can Learn from Ancient Biography

Why Are There Differences in the Gospels?: What We Can Learn from Ancient Biography

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ISBN-13: 9780190264260
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 12/19/2016
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 973,974
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Michael R. Licona is Associate Professor of Theology at Houston Baptist University.

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations

Introduction
1. Compositional Textbooks
2. Who was Plutarch?
3. Parallel Pericopes in Plutarch's Lives
4. Parallel Pericopes in the Canonical Gospels
5. Synthetic Chronological Placement in the Gospels
Conclusion

Appendix 1: Thirty-Six Pericopes Appearing Two or More Times in the Nine Lives of Plutarch Examined
Appendix 2: Nineteen Pericopes Appearing Two or More Times in the Canonical Gospels Examined
Appendix 3: Which Women Were Present at the Cross, Burial, and Empty Tomb?
Appendix 4: Biosketches of Main Characters in Plutarch's Lives

Notes
Glossary
Bibliography
General Index
Ancient Sources Index
Scripture Index

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