Did the Fourth Evangelist Know the Enoch Traditions? in "Testimony And Interpretation: Early Christology In Its Judeo-hellenistic Milieu. Studies In Honor Of Petr Pokorný"

James H. Charlesworth

Did the Fourth Evangelist Know the Enoch Traditions?
Did the Fourth Evangelist Know the Enoch Traditions?

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A collection of essays on Christology from outstanding New Testament scholars in honour of Professor Petr Pokorný on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

Part 1 deals with Pauline Christology and includes essays by K.P. Donfried (the nature of Paul's Jewishness), R. Hoppe (the Corinthian controversy), L. Tichy (Paul's "mysticism"), J. Schroter (the controversy in Galatians), S.E. Porter (the Dionysian background of Ephesians) and L. J. Kreitzer (the contribution of archaeological evidence when interpreting Colossians, Philemon and Ephesians).

Part 2 is devoted to the Christological problems in the synoptic traditions and includes contributions by M. Myllikoski (the relationship between the oral aspect and the written text in Mark), D.C. Allison (the problem of the hell in Jesus' message), D. Dormeyer (the hellenistic background for the notion of ascension), M. Hengel (the evidence about Jesus outside the Gospels), H. Klein (the Christology of the birth narrative in Matthew), W. Schrage (the Christology of the Sermon on the Mount).

Part 3 examines Johannine Christology and includes essays by J. Bolyki (patterns of ancient drama in John), H Hubner (the question of truth in Heidegger and in John), J.H. Charlesworth (the possible influence of the Enoch traditions on the Johannine concept of the Son of Man), S. Pisarek (the motif of vine) and K. Syreeni (incarnation in the Farewell Discourse).

The last part relates issues of christology to the church, both of old and of today and includes essays from J.M. Court, P. Ellingworth and Z. Sazava.

  • Contents
  • List of Contributors
  • Introduction (Testimony and Interpretation) - Jan Roskovec
  • Part I - Paul, His Teachers and Pupils
    • Paul the Jew - But of What Sort? - Karl P. Donfried
    • 1 Cor. 8,1-6 as a Part of the Controversy between Paul and the Parish in Corinth - Rudolf Hoppe
    • Christ in Paul: The Apostle Paul's Relation to Christ viewed through Galatians 2.20a - Ladislav Tichý
    • Die Einheit des Evangeliums. Erwagungen zur christologischen Kontroverse des Galaterbriefes und ihrem Theologie-Geschichtlichen Hintergrund - Jens Schröter
    • Ephesians 5.18-19 and its Dionysian Background - Stanley E. Porter
    • Living in the Lycus Valley: Earthquake Imagery in Colossians, Philemon and Ephesians - Larry J. Kreitzer
  • Part II - Jesus in the Synoptic Tradition
    • Mark's Oral Practiceand the Written Gospel of Mark - Matti Myllykoski
    • Jesus and Gehenna - Dale C. Allison, Jr.
    • Die Apotheose in Seneca "Apocolocyntosis" und die Himmelfahrt Lk 24,50-53; Apg 1,9-11 - Detlev Dormeyer
    • Jesuszeugnisse ausserhalb der Evangelien - Martin Hengel
    • Die Christologie in der Kindheitsgeschichte des Matthäus am Beispiel von Mt 1,18-25 - Hans Klein
    • Bergpredigt und Christologie - Wolfgang Schrage
  • Part III - Jesus in the Johannine Perception
    • Christology in the Gospel of John. A New Approach - János Bolyki
    • Wahrheit und Wort: Heideggers "Vom Wesen der Wahrheit" und Wahrheit im Johannes-Evangelium - Hans Hübner
    • Did the Fourth Evangelist Know the Enoch Traditions? - James H. Charlesworth
    • Christ the Son and the Father-farmer in the Image of theVine (Jn 15:1-11.12-17) - Stanislaw Pisarek
    • Incarnatus est? Christ and Community in the Johannine Farewell Discourse - Kari Syreeni
  • Part IV - The Beginnning and Later Developments
    • Wo bleibt des Gericht? Eine historische Imagination zu den Anfangen der Christologie - Christoph Demke
    • The Witness of the Seer of Patmos - John M. Court
    • East and South of Chalcedon - Paul Ellingworth
    • New Testament Christology in the Creed, in Preaching and Christian Life - Zdenĕk Sázava
  • Select Bibliography of Petr Pokorný
  • Index of References
  • Index of Authors

Pages: 352
Publisher: T&T Clark
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 0567082989
ISBN-13: 9780567082985


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