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Bibil Identifier bibil:219717
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) On Proving Too Much: Critical Hesitations about Richard Bauckham's Jesus and the Eyewitnesses
Author Catchpole, David
Journal Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus (Volume: 6, Issue: 2)
Reviewed book Jesus and the Eyewitnesses
Response article In Response to My Respondents: Jesus and the Eyewitnesses in Review
Year (Publication) 2008
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2008
Year (Copyright) 2008
Year (Reference) 2008
Language English
Pages 169-181 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract Richard Bauckham's book, Jesus and the Eyewitnesses, while breaking new ground in many details, sets up an a priori approach to the Gospel traditions which has difficulty in coping with the textual phenomena which form the basis of an a posteriori approach. Discussion of selected examples suggests the vulnerability of the hypothesis and the necessity of a less trusting, more critical and firmly tradition-historical perspective.
DOI 10.1163/174551908X349662
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Witness
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Jesus : Historical Jesus
Thesaurus BiBIL : Unbound Keywords : Oral Tradition
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