Matthew's Gospel and Judaism in the Late First Century C.E.

Matthew's Gospel and Judaism in the Late First Century C.E.

Author: Anthony Ovayero Ewherido

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 0820479381

Category: Religion

Page: 277

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Following a thorough examination of the structure, language, and argument of Matthew's discourse on parables, Anthony O. Ewherido underscores its primary relevance to the ongoing discussion on the social context of Matthew's Gospel. The convincing analysis of the textual evidence and study of some social and historical trends in Christianity and Judaism in the post-70 C.E. era inform Ewherido's conclusion that at the time the Gospel was written to its predominantly Jewish-Christian community, that community had parted ways with Judaism and stood at an ideologically irreconcilable distance from the «synagogue across the street.»
Matthew's Gospel and Judaism in the Late First Century C.E.
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Anthony Ovayero Ewherido
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Peter Lang

Following a thorough examination of the structure, language, and argument of Matthew's discourse on parables, Anthony O. Ewherido underscores its primary relevance to the ongoing discussion on the social context of Matthew's Gospel. The convincing analysis of the textual evidence and study of some social and historical trends in Christianity
Matthew's Christian-Jewish Community
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: Anthony J. Saldarini
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-05-16 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

The most Jewish of gospels in its contents and yet the most anti-Jewish in its polemics, the Gospel of Matthew has been said to mark the emergence of Christianity from Judaism. Anthony J. Saldarini overturns this interpretation by showing us how Matthew, far from proclaiming the replacement of Israel by
Matthew and His Christian Contemporaries
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: David C. Sim, Boris Repschinski
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

A comprehensive comparison of the author of Matthew's Gospel with a selection of contemporary Christian authors and/or texts.
Jesus, Matthew's Gospel and Early Christianity
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Daniel M. Gurtner, Joel Willitts, Richard A. Burridge
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-27 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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 15 books and dozens of articles span thirty-four years and centre largely on questions pertaining to the gospel
First Century Galilee
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Bradley W. Root
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-17 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

This dissertation argues against the widespread belief among current scholars that Galilee experienced extensive Hellenization, rapid urbanization, and a socio-economic crisis in the first-century C.E. as a result of major socio-economic changes initiated by Herod the Great and his successors. My research indicates that earlier studies allowed the textual evidence