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The Social World of Luke - Acts

Models for Interpretation

by Jerome H. Neyrey

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Published by Hendrickson Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
  • Reference,
  • Ethnology in the Bible,
  • Religion,
  • Sociology, Biblical,
  • Bible - Study - New Testament,
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Bible.,
  • Luke,
  • N.T.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8445593M
    ISBN 100943575486
    ISBN 109780943575483

    Luke/Acts for Beginners This series will review Luke's two-volume historical narrative concerning Jesus' life and ministry as well as the beginning and spread of .   Selected from A Theology of Luke and Acts, A Video Study, this video presents all material from Session Women, the Poor, and Social Dimensions in Luke-Acts by Darrell L. Bock.

      The first to identify the Luke in Paul’s letters with the author of the Gospel according to Luke and Acts was Irenaeus, bishop of Lyons in the late 2nd century. Luke was not, then, an eyewitness of the gospel events. He edited traditional material of which he came into possession. Luke could, however, have witnessed some events in Acts. "'Teaching You in Public and from House to House' (Acts ): Unpacking a Cultural Stereotype," JSNT () "Luke's Social Location of Paul: Cultural Anthropology and the Status of Paul in Acts." History, Literature, and Society in the Book of Acts, B. Witherington III.

      Acts reveals God’s passionate pursuit of his people, beginning with his followers in Jerusalem, expanding to Samaria, then to the rest of the world. By the end of the book we see Paul living in Rome, “proclaiming the kingdom of God and teaching about the Lord Jesus Christ with all boldness and without hindrance” (Acts ). 4. The Message of the Book of Acts 1. Acts is designed to trace the spread of the gospel from Jerusalem to Antioch to Rome. 2. A simple outline of the book can be formulated on the basis of Jesus' statement at Acts In Jerusalem. Acts In Judea and Samaria. Acts , In the uttermost parts of the world. Acts , 3.


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The Social World of Luke - Acts by Jerome H. Neyrey Download PDF EPUB FB2

The articles illustrate different aspects of the social world of the author of Luke Acts which help us understand the role the Gospel played in that context and helps us place it in our day and age. Some of the articles I have found most helpful are Oakman's article on the country side in Luke Acts, Neyrey's article on meals in Luke's Gospel Cited by: "This enormously useful volume presents a 'world' of information and theoretical perspectives that have become indispensable for contextual exegesis of Luke-Acts.

The authors of this fascinating and well-planned book are seasoned and trustworthy guides into the world inhabited by Luke /5. Buy The Social World of Luke-Acts: Models for Interpretation by Neyrey, Jerome H. (ISBN: ) from The Social World of Luke - Acts book Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(3). RLNT History of NT Interpretation II The Social World of Luke-Acts 2 Contents of the Book • Contents reflect those of basic anthropology or sociology textbooks. • The book focuses on societal institutions, social psychology, and value clusters (forms of behavior).

How to Read this Book. The Social World of Luke-Acts by Jerome H. Neyrey,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(25). Description of the book "The Social World of Luke-Acts: Models for Interpretation": "This enormously useful volume presents a 'world' of information and theoretical perspectives that have become indispensable for contextual exegesis of Luke-Acts.

The authors of this fascinating and well-planned book are seasoned and trustworthy guides into the. "This enormously useful volume presents a 'world' of information and theoretical perspectives that have become indispensable for contextual exegesis of Luke-Acts.

The authors of this fascinating and well-planned book are seasoned and trustworthy guides into the world inhabited by Luke. The Social World of Luke-Acts: Models for Interpretation. (Peabody, MA: Hendrickson Publishers, ).

Reviewed by Susan G. Higgins. The Social World of Luke-Acts, edited by Jerome Neyrey, makes an interesting comparison between the an-cient world and present modern American social structure.

The articles explore social values, family. The Acts of the Apostles, abbreviation Acts, fifth book of the New Testament, a valuable history of the early Christian was written in Greek, presumably by the Evangelist Luke, whose gospel concludes where Acts begins, namely, with Christ’s Ascension into was apparently written in Rome, perhaps between ad 70 though some think a slightly earlier date is also.

Always observing the established techniques of New Testament analysis, especially redaction criticism, Professor Esler makes extensive use of sociology and anthropology to examine the author of Luke-Acts' theology as a response to social and political pressures on the Christian community for whom he was writing.

Various themes such as table-fellowship, the law, the temple, poverty and riches. Luke-Acts, Theology of. The initial verses of both the Gospel of Luke and the Book of Acts indicate they were written to an otherwise unknown person named Theophilus. Acts refers to the "former book" in which Luke has described the life and teachings of Jesus, an obvious reference to.

Social World of Luke-Acts: Models for Interpretation Neyrey. out of 5 stars 4. Paperback. $ Making of Luke-Acts, The Henry J. Cadbury. out of 5 stars 1. Paperback. $ Literary Patterns, Theological Themes, and the Genre of Luke-Acts(Paperback) - Edition George M s: 1.

The Social World of Luke-Acts by Jerome H. Neyrey, October 1,Hendrickson Publishers edition, Paperback in English - 1st Ed editionCited by: Luke–Acts is a religio-political history of the Founder of the church and his successors, in both deeds and words. The author describes his book as a "narrative" (diegesis), rather than as a gospel, and implicitly criticises his predecessors for not giving their readers the speeches of Jesus and the Apostles, as such speeches were the mark of a "full" report, the vehicle through which.

Get this from a library. The social world of Luke-Acts: models for interpretation. [Jerome H Neyrey;] -- "Although the focus in this book is on Luke-Acts, the models and methods presented here can be employed with insight and profit for the interpretation of other New Testament documents.

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Jerome H. Neyrey has 17 books on Goodreads with ratings. Jerome H. Neyrey’s most popular book is The Social World of Luke-Acts: Models for Interpreta. T he Book of Acts in the Bible, written around A.D., may be best described as a history of the founding and growth of the early church.

While there are some areas of great detail of the Acts of the Apostles, many times you must use cross references to the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John as well as some other epistles in the New Testament to get the full picture of what was.

Both the books of Luke and Acts are narratives written to a man named Theophilus. The book of Acts starts out with: "The former treatise have I made", probably referring to the Gospel of Luke. Scholars believe that they were written by the same person.

Luke–Acts has sometimes been presented as a single book in published Bibles or New Testaments, for example, in The Original New Testament. The authors of this fascinating and well-planned book are seasoned and trustworthy guides into the world inhabited by Luke and his first readers.

These provocative articles provide the commentary reader of Luke-Acts with mighty tools for creating first-century scenarios that reveal significantly new dimensions of Luke's cutting edges.".

Only in Luke do we have the story of Zacchaeus to offset the story of the rich young ruler (Luke ). And in Acts, Luke mentions the generosity of land-holder Barnabas immediately before he tells the story of lying Ananias and Sapphira (Acts ; ).Second, Joseph Fitzmyer explains that Luke appears as Paul’s fellow worker in Phile as the beloved physician in Colossiansand as Paul’s sole companion in 2 Timothywhich may provide support for the shift from third person to the first person plural in Acts and further support for Luke .