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Author Wendel, Susan J.

Title Scriptural interpretation and community self-definition in Luke-Acts and the writings of Justin Martyr / by Susan J. Wendel
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011


Description 1 online resource (viii, 337 pages)
Series Supplements to Novum Testamentum ; v. 139
Supplements to Novum Testamentum ; v. 139.
Contents pt. 1. Authoritative scriptural interpretation and group identity -- pt. 2. The recipients of scriptural promises
Summary Although scholars often assume that Luke and Justin similarly claim the sacred texts of Jews for the non-Jewish church, this book offers a fresh analysis that uncovers significant differences between their respective depictions of the relationship between Christ-believers and the Jewish scriptures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-310) and index
Notes English
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Subject Justin, Martyr, Saint -- Views on Judaism
Justin, Martyr, Saint -- Views on the Old Testament
Justin, Martyr, Saint
SUBJECT Bible. Luke -- Theology
Bible. Acts -- Theology
Bible. Luke -- Relation to the Old Testament
Bible. Acts -- Relation to the Old Testament
Bible. Old Testament -- Relation to Luke
Bible. Old Testament -- Relation to Acts
Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600
Bible. Acts fast
Bible. Luke fast
Bible. Old Testament fast
Subject Judaism (Christian theology) -- Biblical teaching
Judaism (Christian theology) -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600
RELIGION -- Christianity -- General.
RELIGION -- Christian Theology -- Systematic.
Judaism (Christian theology) -- Biblical teaching
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010051691
ISBN 9789004201590