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Political issues in Luke-Acts

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. N.T. Luke -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Bible. N.T. Acts -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Christianity and politics -- Biblical teaching,
  • Sociology, Biblical

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Richard J. Cassidy and Philip J. Scharper.
    ContributionsCassidy, Richard J., Scharper, Philip J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2589 .P64 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 180 p. ;
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3498900M
    ISBN 100883443902, 0883443856
    LC Control Number82019060

    One of the most important questions that determines how we read Luke-Acts concerns the kind of literature we think it is, the genre. There are two proposals about the genre of Luke-Acts that are being actively discussed: A) Charles Talbert, a great Southern Baptist New Testament exegete, argues that these books are a biography of Jesus; and B) Richard Pervo urges that Acts is an . Gospel of Luke Current Hot-Button Issues And Cultural Debates In Practice. BACK; NEXT ; Getting Biblical in Daily Life Wealth and Poverty. In the wake of economic collapse throughout the world, Luke's concern with issues of wealth and poverty is worth some chatter.

    The authorship of the Gospel of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles, collectively known as Luke–Acts, is an important issue for biblical exegetes who are attempting to produce critical scholarship on the origins of the New ionally, the text is believed to have been written by Luke the companion of Paul (named in Colossians ).However, the earliest .   The Books of the Bible: Luke – Acts. Jeff Manion. Uncategorized; J LUKE. We have reunited the two volumes of Luke–Acts and placed them first because they provide an overview of the New Testament period. Luke wrote this two-volume history to serve several important purposes: Come share your thoughts about Luke and Acts in.

      Community & Gospel in Luke-Acts book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. 'Esler's thesis is undoubtedly one of the freshest t /5.   87 Uytanlet, S., Luke-Acts and Jewish Historiography: A Study on the Theology, Literature, and Ideology of Luke-Acts (WUNT ii /; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, ). Sterling, Historiography and Self-Definition, –9 also evaluates possible links between Luke-Acts and particular Jewish by: 2.


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All told, Political Issues in Luke-Acts is an extremely valuable showcase of the most current research in Luke-Acts and its societal concerns.'' --Edward C. Hobbs, Professor of Religion, Wellesley College, Visiting Professor of New Testament, Harvard University --Wipf Format: Paperback.

ix, pages ; 24 cm Includes bibliographical references and index Luke's position on politics and society in Luke-Acts / Robert F. O'Toole, S.J. -- Politics and peace (Eirēnē) in Luke's Gospel / Willard M.

Swartley -- Luke's perspective on tribute to Caesar / J. Duncan M. Derrett -- Reciprocity in the ancient world and in Acts / Frederick W. Pages: All told, Political Issues in Luke-Acts is an extremely valuable showcase of the most current research in Luke-Acts and its societal concerns."" --Edward C.

Hobbs, Professor of Religion. All told, Political Issues in Luke-Acts is an extremely valuable showcase of the most current research in Luke-Acts and its societal concerns." --Edward C.

Hobbs, Professor of Religion, Wellesley College, Visiting Professor of New Testament, Harvard University. Political issues in Luke-Acts. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, © (OCoLC) Online version: Political issues in Luke-Acts.

Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: R J Cassidy; Philip J Scharper. Terminus a Quo Several issues help us determine the terminus a quo for Luke-Acts: 1) the date of last event recorded in the books; 2) whether or not the author knew of Paul’s death; 3) the date of composition for the Gospel of Mark; and 4) Luke’s redaction of Mark 13 in light of the destruction of Jerusalem.

Luke-Acts, Theology of. The initial verses of both the Gospel of Luke and the Book of Acts indicate they were written to an otherwise unknown person named Theophilus. Acts refers to the "former book" in which Luke has described the life and teachings of Jesus, an obvious reference to a writing like the Gospel.

Companion Books The Theme of the Gospel According to Luke The Theme of the Acts of the Apostles Central Message of Luke's Bi-Volume Work Conclusion. The Gospel According to Luke and the Acts of the Apostles together make up 27% of the content of the entire New Testament. These two works were authored by Luke, a Gentile believer (Colossians ).

By Tim McGrew. Here are some of the details that Luke gets right in Acts that cannot be derived from Josephus. Most of these can be found in Colin Hemer’s magisterial work, The Book of Acts in the Setting of Hellenistic History.

Naturally, in the period of Luke-Acts most of these are Jews. Luke seems to be dealing with the nature of the people of God, the position of the church in relation to the unbelieving Jews.

He emphasizes that thousands of the Jews believed (Acts ), even though he shows Paul as turning to the Gentiles. All told, Political Issues in Luke-Acts is an extremely valuable showcase of the most current research in Luke-Acts and its societal concerns."" --Edward C.

Hobbs, Professor of Religion, Wellesley College, Visiting Professor of New Testament, Harvard UniversityAuthor: Richard J. Cassidy. All told, Political Issues in Luke-Acts is an extremely valuable showcase of the most current research in Luke-Acts and its societal concerns."" --Edward C.

Hobbs, Professor of Religion, Wellesley College, Visiting Professor of New Testament, Harvard University Richard J. Cassidy serves as Professor of Sacred Scripture 3/5(1). Author: The book of Acts, also called Acts of the Apostles, does not specifically identify its author.

From Luke –4 and Acts –3, we know that the same author wrote both Luke and Acts. The tradition from the earliest days of the church has been that Luke, a companion of the apostle Paul, wrote the books of Luke and Acts (Colossians ; 2 Timothy ).

Political issues in Luke-Acts by Richard J. Cassidy and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Acts of the Apostles (Koinē Greek: Πράξεις Ἀποστόλων, Práxeis Apostólōn; Latin: Actūs Apostolōrum), often referred to simply as Acts, or formally the Book of Acts, is the fifth book of the New Testament; it tells of the founding of the Christian church and the spread of its message to the Roman Empire.

Acts and the Gospel of Luke make up a two-part work, Luke–Acts. Extensive use of sociology and anthropology is employed to examine Luke-Acts' theology as a response to the social and political pressures upon the Christian community for 5/5(1).

All told, Political Issues in Luke-Acts is an extremely valuable showcase of the most current research in Luke-Acts and its societal concerns."" --Edward C. Hobbs, Professor of Religion, Wellesley College, Visiting Professor of New Testament, Harvard University.

The Gospel of Luke A novel for gentiles. What we can infer from the evidence of the Book of Acts and the third gospel is that the author was someone who was steeped in scripture, in the. Following his seminal analysis of Luke, Jesus, Politics and Society: A Study of Luke's Gospel, Richard J.

Cassidy explicates the startling social and political contents of the Acts of the ng themes of fundamental importance to the life of the church today, Society and Politics in the Acts of the Apostles will be required reading for any serious student of the New.

The Acts of the Apostles, abbreviation Acts, fifth book of the New Testament, a valuable history of the early Christian was written in Greek, presumably by the Evangelist Luke, whose gospel concludes where Acts begins, namely, with Christ’s Ascension into was apparently written in Rome, perhaps between ad 70 though some think a slightly.

This volume provides an introduction and engagement with the major critical issues in the study of Luke-Acts. As the study of Acts has become, once again, one of the major areas of focus within New Testament scholarship, this collection of essays presents an orientation to the major issues of Luke-Acts study, while providing fresh scholarship by senior scholars.Problems with Luke as the Author of Luke In my previous post I gave the logic that can be adduced for thinking that the Third Gospel was probably written by Luke, the gentile physician who was a companion of Paul for part of his missionary journeys.

Ezra Klein describes himself in his new book the following way: “I’ve been a political journalist for more than 15 years. In that time, I’ve been a .