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Author Spivey, Robert A., 1931- author

Title Anatomy of the New Testament : a guide to its structure and meaning / Robert A. Spivey, D. Moody Smith, C. Clifton Black
Edition Seventh edition
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], 2014
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Description 1 online resource (1 PDF (xxxiii, 517 pages) :) : color illustrations, color maps
Contents Prologue : the nature of the New Testament -- The world of the New Testament -- The Gospels and Jesus -- Mark : the gospel of suffering -- Matthew : the gospel of obedience -- Luke : the gospel of witnessing -- John: the gospel of Jesus' glory -- Jesus the Messiah -- The Apostles and the early church -- Acts : mission and witness -- Paul : Apostle to the gentiles -- 1 Corinthians : faith for a fractured church -- Romans : the righteousness of God -- Deutero-Pauline letters : the emerging church -- The Catholic epistles : faith and order -- Other Apostolic writings : vision and discipline -- Suggestions for further reading -- Epilogue : the anatomy of the New Testament -- meaning, structure, and identity -- General bibliography -- Name and subject index -- Biblical index
Summary This broadly adopted textbook weds literary and historical approaches to focus on the New Testament's structure and meaning. Anatomy of the New Testament is systematic, critical, and reliable in its scope and content. This seventh edition has been revised throughout, to take account of current trends in scholarship and to discuss important interpretative issues, such as the Gospel of Thomas. Each chapter includes two new features: Have You Learned It? offering questions for analysis and synthesis; What Do They Mean? presenting definitions of key terms to enhance student comprehension and critical thinking
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 471-476) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Bible. New Testament -- Introductions
Bible. New Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. New Testament.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Black, C. Clifton (Carl Clifton), 1955- author
Smith, D. Moody (Dwight Moody), author
ISBN 145145239X