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Author Gordley, Matthew E., 1972- author.

Title New Testament Christological hymns : exploring texts, contexts, and significance / Matthew E. Gordley
Published Downers Grove : InterVarsity Press, 2018
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Contents The place of hymns in the New Testament and in scholarship -- The cultural matrices of early Christian worship -- The Philippian hymn -- The Colossian hymn -- The prologue of the Gospel of John -- A wider look
Summary We know that the earliest Christians sang hymns. But are some of these early Christian hymns preserved for us in the New Testament? Matthew Gordley takes a new look at didactic hymns in the Greco-Roman and Jewish world of the early church, considering how they might function in the New Testament and what they could tell us about early Christian worship
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bible. New Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. New Testament.
Hymns in the Bible.
Hymns, Early Christian.
Worship -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Hymns in the Bible.
Hymns, Early Christian.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- New Testament.
Worship -- Early church.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018025002
ISBN 083088002X
9780830880027