Jesus, Matthew's Gospel and Early Christianity: Studies in Memory of Graham N. Stanton
Jesus, Matthew's Gospel and Early Christianity: Studies in Memory of Graham N. Stanton

Jesus, Matthew's Gospel and Early Christianity: Studies in Memory of Graham N. Stanton

in The Library of New Testament Studies

by Graham N. Stanton, Richard A. Burridge, Daniel M. Gurtner, James D. G. Dunn, Scot McKnight, Donald A. Hagner, Peter M. Head, Craig A. Evans, Wesley Olmstead, Anders Runesson, Christopher M. Tuckett, Joel Willitts, and David R. Catchpole

Pages 240
Publisher T&T Clark
Published 2011
ISBN-13 9780567500854
A distinguished array of contributors intersect with and pay tribute to the work of Graham N. Stanton. The passing of Professor Graham Stanton, former Lady Margaret chair of divinity at Cambridge University, in 2009 marked the passing of an era in Matthean scholarship and studies of early Christianity. Stanton's fifteen books and dozens of articles span thirty-four years and centre largely on questions pertaining to the gospel of Matthew and early Christianity. The present volume pays tribute to Stanton by engaging with the principal areas of his research and contributions: the Gospel of Matthew and Early Christianity . Contributors to the volume each engage a research question which intersects the contribution of Stanton in his various spheres of scholarly influence and enquiry. The distinguished contributors include; Richard Burridge, David Catchpole, James D.G. Dunn, Craig A. Evans, Don Hagner, Peter Head, Anders Runesson and Christopher Tuckett. Formerly the Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplement, a book series that explores the many aspects of New Testament study including historical perspectives, social-scientific and literary theory, and theological, cultural and contextual approaches. The Early Christianity in Context series, a part of JSNTS, examines the birth and development of early Christianity up to the end of the third century CE. The series places Christianity in its social, cultural, political and economic context. European Seminar on Christian Origins and Journal for the Study of the Historical Jesus Supplement are also part of JSNTS.

  • Table of contents
  • List of Abbreviations
  • List of Contributors
  • Preface
  • Sapere Aude - 'Dare to be Wise' Graduation Address on Receiving an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity, University of Otago, New Zealand, 16 December, 2000 - Graham N. Stanton
  • The Gospel of Jesus: Graham Stanton, Biography and the Genre of Matthew - Richard A. Burridge
  • The Gospel of Matthew from Stanton to Present: A Survey of Some Recent Developments - Daniel M. Gurtner
  • How Did Matthew Go About Composing His Gospel? - James D.G. Dunn
  • Matthew As 'Gospel' - Scot McKnight
  • Determining the Date of Matthew - Donald A. Hagner
  • Graham Stanton and the Four Gospel Codex: Reconsidering the Manuscript Evidence - Peter Head
  • Fulfilling the Law and Seeking Righteousness in Matthew and in the Dead Sea Scrolls - Craig A. Evans
  • A Gospel for a New Nation: Once More, the Normal Style Definitions of Matthew 21.43 - Wesley Olmstead
  • Judging Gentiles in the Gospel of Matthew: Between 'Othering' and Inclusion - Anders Runesson
  • Matthew and Hypocrisy - Christopher Tuckett
  • The Twelve Disciples in Matthew - Joel Willits
  • 'Memorial Tribute to Professor Graham Stanton' Fitzwilliam College Cambridge, 23 January 2010 - David R. Catchpole

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