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Parallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian Writing
Crook, Zeba A.

New York: Oxford University Press, 2011 pp. xlvi + 320. $39.95


Description: Parallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian Writing is an indispensable guide that enables readers to examine more easily how and where the early Christian gospels--Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Thomas, and Q--agree and disagree. Using his own unique approach to translating the original Greek texts into English, Zeba A. Crook offers the most literal, word-for-word translation available, helping readers to compare the structure, order, style, theology, and vocabulary of each gospel with the others.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Synoptic Gospels, Literature

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Review by Thomas Bergholz
Published 3/24/2014
Citation: Thomas Bergholz, review of Zeba A. Crook, Parallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian Writing, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2014).


Review by Mark Goodacre
Published 4/20/2014
Citation: Mark Goodacre, review of Zeba A. Crook, Parallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian Writing, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2014).


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