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The things accomplished among us [electronic resource] : prophetic tradition in the structural pattern of Luke-Acts / Rebecca I. Denova.

By: Denova, Rebecca I.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 141.Publisher: Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, 1997Description: 1 online resource (260 p.).ISBN: 9780567509246 (electronic bk.); 0567509249 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Luke -- Criticism, Narrative | Bible. Acts -- Criticism, Narrative | Bible. Luke -- Relation to the Old Testament | Bible. Acts -- Relation to the Old Testament | Bible. O.T. -- Relation to Luke | Bible. O.T. -- Relation to Acts | Bible. N.T. Luke -- Prophecies | Bible. N.T. Acts -- Prophecies | Bible. N.T. Luc et Actes des Ap�otres -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible -- Proph�eties | Bible. N.T. Luc et Actes des Ap�otres -- Critique textuelle | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- New Testament | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Jesus, the Gospels & Acts | Lucaanse geschriften | Late profeten (bijbelboeken) | Bible. N.T. �Evangiles Luc -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. N.T. Actes -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. A.T. -- Relation avec les Actes | Bible -- Proph�eties | Proph�etie -- Christianisme | Altes Testament -- Prophetische B�ucher | Lukanisches Doppelwerk | Apostelgeschichte | Rezeption | ProphetieGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Things accomplished among us.DDC classification: 226.4/066 Online resources: EBSCOhost Summary: Luke-Acts is a story about Jews, for Jews, written in the light of recent events which the author interprets as meaning that the 'final days' have begun. Included in those events are the sending of the 'prophet like Moses', the eschatological outpouring of the Spirit, the ingathering of the exiles, and the inclusion of gentiles in God's plan of salvation. As such, Luke-Acts was written to demonstrate the fulfilment of God's promises to Israel, and not as a history of the foundation of an independent gentile-Christian church. The key to unlocking the purpose of Luke-Acts is found in a prophetic.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [232]-245) and indexes.

Luke-Acts is a story about Jews, for Jews, written in the light of recent events which the author interprets as meaning that the 'final days' have begun. Included in those events are the sending of the 'prophet like Moses', the eschatological outpouring of the Spirit, the ingathering of the exiles, and the inclusion of gentiles in God's plan of salvation. As such, Luke-Acts was written to demonstrate the fulfilment of God's promises to Israel, and not as a history of the foundation of an independent gentile-Christian church. The key to unlocking the purpose of Luke-Acts is found in a prophetic.

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