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Author Ravens, David

Title Luke and the restoration of Israel / David Ravens
Published Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, ©1995


Description 1 online resource (287 pages)
Series Journal for the study of the New Testament. Supplement series ; 119
Journal for the study of the New Testament. Supplement series ; 119.
Contents Cover; Editorial Board; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction; Part I; Chapter 1 ISRAEL IN THE INFANCY NARRATIVES; Chapter 2 STEPHEN''S SPEECH AND ISRAEL''S PAST; Chapter 3 THE ROLE OF THE SAMARITANS AND THE UNITY OF ISRAEL; Part II; Introduction; Chapter 4 LUKE''S VIEW OF JESUS; Chapter 5 REPENTANCE AND ATONEMENT; Part III; Introduction; Chapter 6 LUKE, PAUL AND ISRAEL; Chapter 7 LUKE, MATTHEW AND ISRAEL; Chapter 8 SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS; Added Note; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors
Summary Ravens argues that Luke's belief in God's restoration of Israel provides the key context for understanding Luke-Acts. His attitudes to Jews, his surveys of Israel's history and his interest in the Samaritans combine to suggest his wider, pre-Davidic, view of Israel-a view that becomes the pattern for the restored Israel under its Davidic king. Luke's belief leads him to present Christology and atonement in ways that cohere with Jewish hopes and to correct apparently anti-Jewish elements in Paul's letters and Matthew's Gospel. This theme also determines his account of the gentile mission and hi
Analysis Christianity Related to Judaism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-269) and indexes
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Subject Luc ((saint ; ...-0070?))
SUBJECT Bible. Luke -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. Luke fast
Bibel Lukanisches Doppelwerk gnd
Subject Jews -- Restoration -- History of doctrines.
Israel (Christian theology) -- Biblical teaching
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- New Testament.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Jesus, the Gospels & Acts.
Israel (Christian theology) -- Biblical teaching
Jews -- Restoration -- History of doctrines
Lucaanse geschriften.
Israel Altertum
Palestine -- Enseignement biblique.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 96134154
ISBN 9780567120410