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Author Shellard, Barbara

Title New Light on Luke : Its Purpose, Sources and Literary Context
Published London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2004

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Description 1 online resource (345 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; INTRODUCTION; Chapter 1 CLEARING THE GROUND: THE GENRE, DATE AND LOCATION OF LUKE-ACTS; Chapter 2 THE NATURE OF LUKE''S INTENDED AUDIENCE; Excursus: THE PROBLEM OF EPHESIANS; Chapter 3 LUKE AND MATTHEW: THE SYNOPTIC PROBLEM; Chapter 4 LUKE''S CENTRAL SECTION (1): LUKE 9.51-14.35; Chapter 5 LUKE''S CENTRAL SECTION (2): LUKE 15.1-19.27; Chapter 6 LUKE AND THE JOHANNINE TRADITION: COMMON IDEAS AND THEMES; Excursus: AN EXAMINATION OF THE CONNECTIONS BETWEEN LUKE-ACTS, 1 ENOCH 92-105 AND REVELATION; Chapter 7 THE GOSPELS OF LUKE AND JOHN
Chapter 8 LUKE''S AIM: A CORRECTIVE GOSPELChapter 9 CONCLUSION; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Z
Summary This radical new interpretation reveals many connections between Luke and Johannine traditions. Comparision of pericopae shared by Luke and John suggests that the usual assumptions of Lukan priority may be mistaken; instead his may be chronologically the fourth gospel. Luke neverthless treats his sources in different ways, his response being both critical and creative. He aims to give security to Christians by including as much as possible and reconciling conflicting traditions, while firmly excluding heretical misinterpretation. Shellard also includes a consideration of Luke''s use of possibl
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SUBJECT Bible. Luke -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. Luke -- Sources
Bible. Luke. fast (OCoLC)fst01892926
Subject RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Jesus, the Gospels & Acts.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- New Testament.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Sources.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780567514851
0567514854