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The Davidic messiah in Luke-Acts [electronic resource] : the promise and its fulfillment in Lukan Christology / Mark L. Strauss.

By: Strauss, Mark L.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the New TestamentSupplement series: 110.Publisher: Sheffield, Eng. : Sheffield Academic Press, c1995Description: 1 online resource (413 p.).ISBN: 9780567023964 (electronic bk.); 0567023966 (electronic bk.); 1283192136; 9781283192132.Subject(s): Bible. Luke -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Bible. Acts -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Jesus Christ -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600 | Bible. Luke -- Relation to the Old Testament | Bible. Acts -- Relation to the Old Testament | Jesus Christ -- Messiahship -- Biblical teaching | Bible. O.T. -- Relation to Luke | Bible. O.T. -- Relation to Acts | Bible. O.T. -- Quotations in the New Testament | J�esus-Christ -- Histoire des doctrines -- ca 30-600 (�Eglise primitive) | Bible. N.T. Luc et Actes des Ap�otres -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. N.T. Luc et Actes des Ap�otres -- Relation avec l'Ancien Testament | Messie -- Enseignement biblique | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- New Testament | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Jesus, the Gospels & Acts | Lucaanse geschriften | Christologie | Messias | Bible. N.T. -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. N.T. -- Relation avec l'Ancien Testament | Lukasevangelium | Apostelgeschichte | Christologie | Christianity ScripturesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Davidic messiah in Luke-Acts.DDC classification: 226.406 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Preface -- Abbreviations -- Part 1. Introduction and Settings -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Setting : The Davidic Promise Tradition in First-Century Judaism and Early Christianity -- Part 2. Promise and Fulfillment : The Davidic Messiah in the Nativity and in Acts -- 3. The Fulfillment of the Promise Announced : The Lukan Birth Narrative -- 4. The Fulfillment of the Promise Achieved : The Speeches of Acts -- Part 3. The Davidic Messiah in the Gospel Narrative -- 5. The Inauguration of Messiah's Ministry : The Nazareth Sermon in Context -- 6. To Jerusalem and beyond : The "Exodus" of the Royal Messiah -- 7. Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index of References -- Index of Authors.
Summary: The nature of Lukan christology has been much debated in recent years, with scholars claiming the pre-eminence of such categories as Lord, Prophet, Christ, or Isaianic Servant. In the present work the author examines one major theme within Luke's christology, that of the coming king from the line of David. A study of the Lukan birth narrative and the speeches in Acts reveals that Luke shows a strong interest in this royal-messianic theme, introducing it into passages which are introductory and programmatic for his christology as a sermon, portraying Jesus in strongly prophetic terms. The autho.
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Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral--Aberdeen), 1992.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-380) and indexes.

Preface -- Abbreviations -- Part 1. Introduction and Settings -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Setting : The Davidic Promise Tradition in First-Century Judaism and Early Christianity -- Part 2. Promise and Fulfillment : The Davidic Messiah in the Nativity and in Acts -- 3. The Fulfillment of the Promise Announced : The Lukan Birth Narrative -- 4. The Fulfillment of the Promise Achieved : The Speeches of Acts -- Part 3. The Davidic Messiah in the Gospel Narrative -- 5. The Inauguration of Messiah's Ministry : The Nazareth Sermon in Context -- 6. To Jerusalem and beyond : The "Exodus" of the Royal Messiah -- 7. Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index of References -- Index of Authors.

The nature of Lukan christology has been much debated in recent years, with scholars claiming the pre-eminence of such categories as Lord, Prophet, Christ, or Isaianic Servant. In the present work the author examines one major theme within Luke's christology, that of the coming king from the line of David. A study of the Lukan birth narrative and the speeches in Acts reveals that Luke shows a strong interest in this royal-messianic theme, introducing it into passages which are introductory and programmatic for his christology as a sermon, portraying Jesus in strongly prophetic terms. The autho.

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