The Shape of the Gospel

The Shape of the Gospel

The phrase “the faith of the Son of God” contains a disputed genitive that is part of a larger controversy. Should “faith of the Son” be understood as an objective genitive or a subjective genitive? That is, does it mean “faith in the ...

Author: Robert C. Tannehill

Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

ISBN: 9781597525114

Category: Religion

Page: 254

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ÒMost of the following essays reveal my interest in the significance of literary forms--both the short literary forms in the Gospels, such as pronouncement stories, and an entire Gospel as a formed narrative. I am interested in the significance of these forms, not just in literary classification systems . . . . I am interested in literary form as a clue to how the text may engage hearers and readers--impact their thought and life--if they are sensitive respondents. The Gospel stories have been shaped in ways that give them particular potentials for significant engagement. Study of literary form can help us recognize these potentials. --from the Introduction Contents Part I: Gospel Sayings and Stories 1 Tension in Synoptic Sayings and Stories 2 The Pronouncement Story and Its Types 3 Varieties of Synoptic Pronouncement Stories 4 Types and Functions of Apophthegms in the Synoptic Gospels 5 The Gospels and Narrative Literature 6 ÒYou Shall Be Complete--If Your Love Includes All (Matthew 5:48) Part II: The Gospel of Mark 7 The Disciples in Mark: The Function of a Narrative Role 8 The Gospel of Mark as Narrative Christology 9 Reading It Whole: The Function of Mark 8:34-35 in Mark's Story Part III: Paul's Gospel 10 Paul as Liberator and Oppressor: Evaluating Diverse Views of 1 Corinthians 11 Participation in Christ: A Central Theme in Pauline Soteriology
Categories: Religion

Daily Message

Daily Message

These are taken from the German translated daily devotions for Christians, and those still to come.

Author: Jörg Bauer

Publisher: BookRix

ISBN: 9783739648132

Category: Bibles

Page: 105

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These are taken from the German translated daily devotions for Christians, and those still to come. The focus is always on the Word of God in the Bible. It is about faith and the practice of faith, about spiritual truths, biblical warnings and useful thoughts concerning the following of Christ in living as a Christian in this world. These are written with Christlike passion and also the translated devotions are there to encourage, strengthen, comfort and enlighten.
Categories: Bibles

Matthew Henry s Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume V III John

Matthew Henry  s Commentary on the Whole Bible  Volume V III   John

Our Lord Jesus examines his faith: "Dost thou believe on the Son of God? Dost thou give credit to the promises of the Messiah? Dost thou expect his coming, and art thou ready to receive and embrace him when he is manifested to thee?

Author: Matthew Henry

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781773561905

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Page: 388

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The Uncertainty of Life with the Special Advantages of Being Prepared for Death In a Sermon on Eccl Ix 12 Occasion d by the Sudden Death of Mr Job Harrison Etc

The Uncertainty of Life  with the Special Advantages of Being Prepared for Death  In a Sermon  on Eccl  Ix  12   Occasion d by the Sudden Death of Mr  Job Harrison  Etc

First , it is a life of faith in the Son of God : secondly , a life of soberness : thirdly , a righteous life : and fourthly , a godly life . The three laft are the fruit of the first . And first , A life of faith in the Son of God ...

Author: Amos Harrison

Publisher:

ISBN: BL:A0021667309

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Page: 140

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Handbook for Bible Study

Handbook for Bible Study

... ( b ) clarifying whether action nouns like " faith " in passages such as " the faith of the Son of God ... as in the faith demonstrated by the Son of God " ( by voluntarily going to His death for us , according to God's plan ) ...

Author: Lee J. Gugliotto

Publisher: Review and Herald Pub Assoc

ISBN: 0828014612

Category: Religion

Page: 466

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A guide to understanding, teaching, and preaching the Word of God.Includes reproducible exegesis work sheets for contextual, cultural, structural, verbal, theological, and homiletical analyses.
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The Works of the Reverend John Wesley A M

The Works of the Reverend John Wesley  A  M

It is this : There could then have been no such thing as faith in God thus loving the world , giving his only Son for us men , and for our salvation . There could have been no such thing as faith in the Son of God , as " loving us and ...

Author: John Wesley

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X000896175

Category: Methodist Church

Page: 560

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Categories: Methodist Church

The Presbyterian Magazine

The Presbyterian Magazine

We have no reason to doubt that Abraham viewed them in this light ; and hence , that his daily life , was a life of faith in the Son of God . “ He called on the name of the Lord ; ' i . e . on the Messiah . This was the interpretation ...

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ISBN: UCAL:B3471921

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Page: 564

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Works

Works

Through the faith of the operation of God , who raised him up from the Dead . ... that this great Miracle was a sufficient attestation that he was no Impostor , but that he was what he pretended to be , viz . the Son of God ...

Author: John Tillotson

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ISBN: BCUL:1092929414

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