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The Nature of New Testament Theology: Essays in Honour of Robert Morgan

ISBN: 978-1-4051-1174-4
334 pages
March 2006, Wiley-Blackwell
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This volume brings together some of the most distinguished writers in the field of New Testament studies to provide an overview of discussions about the nature of New Testament theology.

  • Examines the development, purpose and scope of New Testament theology.
  • Looks at the relationship of New Testament theology with other branches of theology.
  • Considers crucial issues within the New Testament, such as the historical Jesus, the theology of the cross, eschatology, ethics, and the role of women.
  • Offers fresh perspectives which take discussion of the subject further in key areas
  • Includes a foreword by Rowan Williams.
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List of Contributors.

List of Abbreviations.

Preface.

Foreword by Rowan Williams.

1. History and Theology in New Testament Studies: John Ashton (Oxford University).

2. Biblical Theology: An Old Testament Perspective: John Barton (Oxford University).

3. Apocalypticism and New Testament Theology: Adela Yarbro Collins (Yale University).

4. New Testament Interpretation as Interpersonal Communion: The Case for a Socio-Theological Hermeneutics: Philip Esler (University of St Andrews).

5. The Nature of New Testament Theology: Morna Hooker (Cambridge University).

6. Does a Theology of the Canonical Gospels Make Sense? Luke Timothy Johnson (Emory University).

7. Paul in New Testament Theology: Leander E. Keck (Yale University).

8. The Contribution of Reception History to a New Testament Theology: Ulrich Luz (University of Berne, Switzerland).

9. Women in Early Christianity: The Challenge to a New Testament Theology: Margaret Y. MacDonald (St Francis Xavier University).

10. Deutero-Paulinism, Pseudonymity and the Canon: John Muddiman (Mansfield College, Oxford).

11. Towards an Alternative to New Testament Theology: 'Individual Eschatology' as an Example: Heikki Raisanen (University of Helsinki).

12. 'Action is the Life of All': New Testament Theology and Practical Theology: Christopher Rowland (Queens College, Oxford).

13. Theory of Primitive Christian Religion and New Testament Theology: an Evolutionary Essay: Gerd Theissen (University of Heidelberg, Germany).

14. Does the 'Historical Jesus' belong within a 'New Testament Theology'? Christopher Tuckett (Oxford University).

15. The Gospel of John and New Testament Theology: Francis Watson (University of Aberdeen).

16. The Theology of the Cross and the Quest for a Doctrinal Norm: Michael Wolter (University of Bonn, Germany).

17. The Trinity and the New Testament: Frances Young (University of Birmingham).

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Christopher Rowland is Dean Ireland’s Professor of Exegesis of Holy Scripture at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Queen's College, Oxford. His previous publications include The Open Heaven (1982), The Book of Revelation (1998), Christian Origins (revised edition, 2002), Radical Christian Writings: A Reader (Blackwell, 2002), and, with Judith Kovacs, Revelation (Blackwell, 2004).


Christopher Tuckett is Professor of New Testament Studies in the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Pembroke College, Oxford. His previous publications include The Revival of the Griesbach Hypothesis (1983), Reading the New Testament (1986), Q and the History of Early Christianity (1996), Luke (1996) and Christology and the New Testament (2001).

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  • An overview of discussions about the nature of New Testament theology, which examines the development, purpose and scope.
  • Contributions are written by some of the most distinguished writers in the field of New Testament studies.
  • Looks at the relationship of New Testament theology with other branches of theology.
  • Considers crucial issues within the New Testament, such as the historical Jesus, the theology of the cross, eschatology, ethics, and the role of women.
  • Offers fresh perspectives which take discussion of the subject further in key areas.
  • Includes a foreword by Rowan Williams.
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“The ‘A list’ range of contributors to the collection makes for not only stimulating but also imaginative and stunning reading … This volume is a must-have on any student or scholar’s shelf.”
Journal for the Study of the New Testament
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