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Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels, 1st ed.

Publisher:
, 1992
ISBN: 9780830867356
  • Format:Digital

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Overview

The Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels is unique among reference books on the Bible, the first volume of its kind since James Hastings published his Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels in 1909. In the more than eight decades since Hastings our understanding of Jesus, the Evangelists, and their world has grown remarkably. New interpretive methods have illumined the text, the ever-changing profile of modern culture has put new questions to the Gospels, and our understanding of the Judaism of Jesus’ day has advanced in ways that could not have been predicted in Hasting’s day. But for many readers of the Gospels the new outlook remains hidden within technical journals and academic monographs.

Contemporary concerns of general interest are discussed in articles covering such topics as healing, the demonic, and the historical reliability of the Gospels. And for those entrusted with communicating the message, there is an extensive article on preaching from the Gospels.

The Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels presents the fruit of evangelical New Testament scholarship at the end of the 20th century—committed to the authority of Scripture, utilizing the best of critical methods, and maintaining dialog with contemporary scholarship and challenges facing the church.

  • Offers nearly 200 in-depth articles
  • Treats questions arising from the Gospels themselves
  • Explores longstanding traditions of interpretation of Jesus and the Gospels
  • Discusses significant background issues
A splendid achievement! Thanks to some careful and innovative editorial planning and execution, this volume fills a large gap in recent literature on the Gospels and their christologies

Ralph P. Martin, professor of biblical studies, University of Sheffield, England

This reference work harvests the fruit of the best contemporary evangelical scholarship on the Gospels. Students who seek a responsible, critically conservative perspective on the Gospel traditions will find a rich source of information here. The up-to-date selective bibliographies make this volume especially valuable as a teaching tool.

Richard B. Hays, associate professor of New Testament, Duke Divinity School

  • Title: Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels
  • Editors: Joel B. Green, Scot McKnight, and I. Howard Marshall
  • Series: The IVP Bible Dictionary Series
  • Publisher: IVP
  • Publication Date: 1992
  • Pages: 959

In the Logos edition, these digital volumes are enhanced by amazing functionality. Scripture citations link directly to English Bible translations, and important terms link to a wealth of other resources in your digital library, including tools for original languages, dictionaries, encyclopedias, commentaries, and theology texts. Perform powerful searches to find exactly what you’re looking for. Take the discussion with you using tablet and mobile apps. With Logos Bible Software, the most efficient and comprehensive research tools are in one place, so you get the most out of your study.

Joel B. Green is a professor of New Testament interpretation at Fuller Theological Seminary.

Scot McKnight (Ph.D., University of Nottingham) isJulius R. Mantey Chair of New Testament and professor of biblical and theological studies at North Park University in Chicago. His areas of specialization are the historical Jesus, early Christianity, and the New Testament.

I. Howard Marshall is a honorary research professor of New Testament at the University of Aberdeen in Aberdeen, Scotland.

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  1. Alvis

    Alvis

    7 months ago

    55555
  2. Robert J Richardson

    Robert J Richardson

    about 1 year ago

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  3. Daniel Presley

    Daniel Presley

    over 2 years ago

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    Outstanding! I use it in my researches that envolve Jesus.
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  4. Kevin T

    Kevin T

    over 3 years ago

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  5. Ralph A. Abernethy III

    Ralph A. Abernethy III

    over 3 years ago

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  6. Peggy Askew

    Peggy Askew

    about 4 years ago

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  7. Richard Riggs

    Richard Riggs

    over 4 years ago

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  8. Lloyd Farrar

    Lloyd Farrar

    about 5 years ago

    Why not offer a discount on the 2nd edition, even if it isn't 50%?
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  9. Bradford

    Bradford

    about 5 years ago

    Be aware that this is the 1st edition copy 1992. Their is a 2nd edition copy available on Logos. https://www.logos.com/product/45896/dictionary-of-jesus-and-the-gospels-2nd-ed If you are happy with the sale, which is nice at 50% right now for March Madness, enjoy your sale. I just want you to be forewarned this is not the updated edition that is available right now.
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  10. Phil Forbes

    Phil Forbes

    almost 6 years ago

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  11. John R. Davis

    John R. Davis

    almost 6 years ago

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  12. Larry Proffitt

    Larry Proffitt

    about 6 years ago

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  13. Fred Anderson

    Fred Anderson

    about 6 years ago

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  14. Terri Young

    Terri Young

    over 6 years ago

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  15. G. Jorge Medina

    G. Jorge Medina

    over 6 years ago

    Hello Logos: Upgrade 1st to 2nd edition of IVP Academic's Dictionary of Jesus & the Gospels for only $15! www.accordancebible.com/store/details/?pid=IVP-Jesus+%26+Gospels+2up1 Will Logos do better than this?
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  16. Steve Wright

    Steve Wright

    almost 7 years ago

    Any word about when the Second Edition will be available? The updated hardcover edition was released October 2013.
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  17. Wanna be Christ-likeness

    Wanna be Christ-likeness

    almost 7 years ago

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    A good book to use as a tool, better than quessing
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  18. Joe Brown

    Joe Brown

    over 7 years ago

    I just purchased this, on 12/27/2013 as part of the 8 volume IVP Dictionary set. I know and love these dictionaries, as I've had half of them in hard copy. Only 7 showed up in my Logos library and the one that's missing is the Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels. I was told by the Logos chat support that this volume is in production and will be added to my library when it's done. So I guess I'll have 7 of the ones I bought until who knows when. Not the best communication and so I just want to warn anyone else who might be purchasing this and excited to use this for some paper that's due.
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  19. Albert Cooper

    Albert Cooper

    over 7 years ago

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