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Bibil Identifier bibil:216014
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) Paul's Appropriation of Philo's Theory of 'Two Men' in 1 Corinthians 15.45–49
Author Nordgaard, Stefan
Journal New Testament Studies (Volume: 57, Issue: 3)
Year (Publication) 2011
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2011
Year (Copyright) 2011
Year (Reference) 2011
Language English
Pages 348-365 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The present essay focuses on Paul's interactions with Philo's theory of two men in 1 Cor 15.45–49. It argues that instead of rejecting that theory, Paul transforms and reinterprets it in such a way as to substantiate his own doctrine of the resurrection as developed in 1 Cor 15.35–58 (i.e., his doctrine of eschatological bodily change). The essay provides a careful analysis of Philo's theory of two men as well as an exegesis of 1 Cor 15.35–58.
DOI 10.1017/S0028688511000075
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Paul
Thesaurus BiBIL : Milieu : Ancient Judaism : Religious Parties and Movements : Hellenistic Judaism : Philo of Alexandria
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Eschatology
Pericopes 1 Corinthians 15,45-15,49
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