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The Resource Does the New Testament imitate Homer? : four cases from the Acts of the Apostles, Dennis R. MacDonald

Does the New Testament imitate Homer? : four cases from the Acts of the Apostles, Dennis R. MacDonald

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Does the New Testament imitate Homer? : four cases from the Acts of the Apostles
Title
Does the New Testament imitate Homer?
Title remainder
four cases from the Acts of the Apostles
Statement of responsibility
Dennis R. MacDonald
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this provocative challenge to prevailing views of New Testament sources, Dennis MacDonald argues that the origins of passages in the book of 'Acts' are to be found not in early Christian legends but in the epics of Homer
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacDonald, Dennis Ronald
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homer
  • Homère
  • Homer
  • Greek literature
  • Littérature grecque
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Extra-canonical parallels
  • Greek literature
  • Handelingen der Apostelen (bijbelboek)
  • Ilias (Homerus)
  • Receptie
Label
Does the New Testament imitate Homer? : four cases from the Acts of the Apostles, Dennis R. MacDonald
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-219) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""Part One: The Visions of Cornelius and Peter and Iliad""; ""1. Cornelius and Peter""; ""2. Lying Dream and True Portent""; ""3. More Dreams and Portents""; ""4. The Visions of Cornelius and Peter""; ""5. Local Legend or Homeric Imitation?""; ""Part Two: Paulâ€?s Farewell at Miletus and Iliad""; ""6. Hectorâ€?s Farewell to Andromache""; ""7. Paulâ€?s Farewell to the Ephesian Elders""; ""8. Jewish Testament or Homeric Imitation?""; ""Part Three: The Selection of Matthias and Iliad""; ""9. The Selection of Ajax to Face Hector""
  • ""10. The Selection of Matthias to Replace Judas""""11. Jerusalem Legend or Homeric Imitation?""; ""Part Four: Peterâ€?s Escape from Prison and Iliad""; ""12. Priamâ€?s Escape from Achilles and Its Imitators""; ""13. Alexanderâ€?s Escape from Darius""; ""14. Peterâ€?s Escape from Herod""; ""15. Hellenistic Legend or Homeric Imitation?""; ""Conclusion""; ""Appendix: Greek and Latin Parallels""; ""List of Abbreviations""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
ocn129672146
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 227 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300129892
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1128tn
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)129672146
Label
Does the New Testament imitate Homer? : four cases from the Acts of the Apostles, Dennis R. MacDonald
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-219) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""Part One: The Visions of Cornelius and Peter and Iliad""; ""1. Cornelius and Peter""; ""2. Lying Dream and True Portent""; ""3. More Dreams and Portents""; ""4. The Visions of Cornelius and Peter""; ""5. Local Legend or Homeric Imitation?""; ""Part Two: Paulâ€?s Farewell at Miletus and Iliad""; ""6. Hectorâ€?s Farewell to Andromache""; ""7. Paulâ€?s Farewell to the Ephesian Elders""; ""8. Jewish Testament or Homeric Imitation?""; ""Part Three: The Selection of Matthias and Iliad""; ""9. The Selection of Ajax to Face Hector""
  • ""10. The Selection of Matthias to Replace Judas""""11. Jerusalem Legend or Homeric Imitation?""; ""Part Four: Peterâ€?s Escape from Prison and Iliad""; ""12. Priamâ€?s Escape from Achilles and Its Imitators""; ""13. Alexanderâ€?s Escape from Darius""; ""14. Peterâ€?s Escape from Herod""; ""15. Hellenistic Legend or Homeric Imitation?""; ""Conclusion""; ""Appendix: Greek and Latin Parallels""; ""List of Abbreviations""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Control code
ocn129672146
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300129892
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1128tn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)129672146

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