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- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 115.71
Hauptbeschreibung While the so-called ”New perspective in Paul“ has been in the focus of New Testament exegesis for more than 25 years now, ancient interpretations of Pauline texts and ideas have been neglected widely. The present volume aims to fill this gap. Its articles concentrate on three different foci of modern exegesis: interpretations... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 81.68
Hauptbeschreibung For the first time in the history of modern Jesus research Per Bilde aims his scholarly interest at the originality of the historical Jesus. Accordingly he examines the historical Jesus and 14 contemporary Jewish Palestinian figures who, in one or more respects, can be argued to be comparable to Jesus. He comes to the conclusion... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 168.00
This volume brings together twenty four essays on biblical wisdom literature in honor of Professor Maurice Gilbert SJ, one of the leading authorities in this field. The book is divided into six main sections, focusing respectively on Proverbs, Job, Qoheleth, Sirach, Wisdom of Solomon, and Psalms. Some essays display rigorous attention to textual and... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 138.86
Hauptbeschreibung Mit diesem Band legt Peter Arzt-Grabner erstmals einen umfassenden Kommentar zum 2. Korintherbrief vor, der den Text anhand der dokumentarischen Papyri und Ostraka sowie der Holz- und Wachstäfelchen aus dem griechisch-römischen Alltag auslegt. Der Kommentar dient als wichtige Ergänzung zu traditionellen exegetischen Kommentaren.... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2013; US$ 34.70
Längst ist es kein Geheimnis mehr, denn ob im pädagogischen Alltag, im wissenschaftlichen Diskurs, in den Darstellungen der Medien oder der öffentlichen Debatte, die Äußerungen, welche männliche Kinder und Jugendliche als "kleine Helden in Not", "Bildungsverlierer" o. Ä. deklarieren, häufen sich seit einigen Jahren. In vielen Diskussionen und Untersuchungen... more...
- The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99
Paul the Apostle is one of the most important figures in early Christian history -- as well as one of the most controversial. In this in-depth volume of exegesis and analysis from American theologian John Gresham Machen, Paul's understanding of Christianity and his singular role in spreading the gospel are highlighted. more...
- The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99
Philosopher and scholar Jeremy Bentham played an important role in the early formation of judicial philosophy and philosophy of law. He is also credited as playing a key part in the development of the moral philosophy known as utilitarianism, in which an action's justness is judged based on its ability to have a positive impact on the greatest... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
This innovative and multidisciplinary collection visits representations and interpretations of Mary Magdalene in the medieval and early modern periods, questioning major scholarly assumptions behind the examination of female saints and their depictions in medieval artworks, literature, and music. Mary Magdalene?s many and various characterizations... more...
- Fortress Press 2014; US$ 38.99
The New Testament provides abundant evidence that Jesus frequented the temple, as did his followers after his death. But the Gospels also depict Jesus in conflict with temple authorities. Jesus? attitude toward the temple is at the center of current historical Jesus research, yet those discussions are often not current with the latest archaeological... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00
The Apostle Paul was the greatest early missionary of the Christian gospel. He was also, by his own admission, an Israelite. How can both these realities coexist in one individual? This book argues that Paul viewed his mission to the Gentiles, in and of itself, as the primary expression of his Jewish identity. The concept of Israel?s divine vocation... more...