The Jewish Apocalyptic Tradition and the Shaping of New Testament Thought
Reynolds, Benjamin E. and Loren T. Stuckenbruck, editors
Minneapolis: Fortress, 2017 pp. xvi + 377. $49.00
Description: Here an international team of scholars draws out the implications of the newest scholarship on the nature of apocalypticism for the variety of New Testament writings. Each entry presses the boundaries regarding the nature of apocalypticism in application to a particular New Testament author, revealing early Christianity, its Christology, cosmology, and eschatology as expressions of tendencies in Second Temple Judaism.
Subjects: Bible, Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha, Pseudepigrapha, Literature, Methods, Theological Approaches, Biblical Theology, New Testament Theology
Review by Greg Carey
Citation: Greg Carey, review of Benjamin E. Reynolds and Loren T. Stuckenbruck, eds., The Jewish Apocalyptic Tradition and the Shaping of New Testament Thought, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2018).
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