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Bibil Identifier bibil:218083
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) Jesus' Resurrection in the Early Christian Texts
Title (English, ) An Engagement with N.T. Wright
Author Hurtado, Larry W.
Journal Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus (Volume: 3, Issue: 2)
Response article Resurrecting Old Arguments
Reviewed book The Resurrection of the Son of God
Year (Publication) 2005
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2005
Year (Copyright) 2005
Year (Reference) 2005
Language English
Pages 197-208 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract Wright's latest book in his multi-volume treatment of 'the New Testament and God' reveals an impressive amount of research and reflection on practically every topic. The size and detail of Wright's book make it difficult to do justice to it, and it requires anyone who engages it in such a limited presentation to select matters for particular attention. This is an attempt to contribute productively by offering critique of certain matters, particularly those of apologetics, Wright's portrayal of Jesus' resurrection in the New Testament, 'metaphorical' use of resurrection language, religious experience and devotion to Jesus, and variety in early Christian resurrection-beliefs. But the critical focus should not be misconstrued and the overall reaction is one of appreciation and gratitude.
DOI 10.1177/1476869005058196
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Resurrection
Genres Review Article
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