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Author Bynum, Wm. Randolph.

Title The Fourth Gospel and the Scriptures : illuminating the form and meaning of scriptural citation in John 19:37 / by Wm. Randolph Bynum
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012


Description 1 online resource (xii, 213 pages)
Series Supplements to Novum Testamentum, 0167-9732 ; v. 144
Supplements to Novum Testamentum ; v. 144. 0167-9732
Contents Abbreviations; Chapter One Introduction; John, LXX, and MT; Major Theories for the Citation of Zechariah 12:10 in John 19:37; An Independent Non-Septuagint Rendering; A Forceful Accommodation; Another Version such as Theodoret or Theodotion; An Edited or Corrected Version of the Old Greek; A Testimonia Source; A Standard Christian Version; Affinities with Hebrew; The Possibility of R; Purpose of this Study; John and R; Methodology; Chapter Two Life Setting of the Fourth Gospel; Dating; The Birkat ha-Minim and the Centrality of Torah
The Johannine Community and Controversy with JudaismThe Audience and Purpose of the Fourth Gospel; Conclusion; Chapter Three John's Use of the Jewish Scriptures; Proclamation of Christ; From Signs to Passion; John Follows Contemporary Practice in Citing the Scriptures; Specific Scriptures Used in the Johannine Passion Narrative; Intertextuality; Conclusion; Chapter Four The Textual History of Zechariah; Introductory Matters; Zechariah 1-8; Zechariah 9-14; Unity of Zechariah; Zechariah and the Book of the Twelve; The Hebrew Text of Zechariah; An Urtext for Zechariah?
Agreement of John with lxx in Contrast to mtConclusion; Quotation with Minimal Variance from lxx; Compressed Language from Immediate Context; Key-word Insertion; John's Editorial and Exegetical Activity; Relevance of Hexapla Fragments; Conclusion; lxx Quotation with Multiple Word Variation; Possible Citation of an Alternative Text; Hexapla Fragments for Zechariah 9:9; Possible Citation of an Alternative Textual Tradition; Testimonia Collections; John and the Twelve; Conclusion; Chapter Seven Textual Tradition Used for the Citation of Zechariah 12:10 in John 19:37
Summary In The Fourth Gospel and the Scriptures, Bynum presents new insights from ancient biblical manuscripts 4QXII and the Minor Prophets Scroll that help unlock the mystery of John's unique form of scriptural citation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes English
Subject Bible. John, XIX, 37 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. John -- Relation to Zechariah
Bible. Zechariah -- Quotations in John
Bible. Zechariah, XII, 10 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. John.
Bible. Zechariah.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Jesus, the Gospels & Acts.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- New Testament.
Philosophy & Religion.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012010506
ISBN 9789004229143