An Introduction to the Parables of Jesus

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Westminster John Knox Press, 1 de gen. 1981 - 180 pÓgines

A clear and thorough introduction to the best known of Jesus' teachings, this much-needed text examines what parables are, why Jesus taught in parables, and the purpose and place of parables in the Gospel narratives. Invaluable for the beginning seminary or college students and for church study groups, this enlightening work reveals the meaning of the parables when they were first given, their meaning for the Gospel writers, and their meaning for us today.

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ABBREVIATIONS
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WHY THE PARABLES?
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The Period of the Early Church Fathers to A D 540
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WHENCE THE PARABLES?
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Sobre l'autor (1981)

Robert H. Stein is Senior Professor of New Testament Interpretation at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.

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