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By Richard Bauckham, Trevor Hart, Visit Amazon's Nathan MacDonald Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Nathan MacDonald, , Daniel Driver

ISBN-10: 0567033880

ISBN-13: 9780567033888

The publication of Hebrews has usually been the Cinderella of the hot testomony, neglected and marginalized; and but it really is the most attention-grabbing and theologically major books within the New testomony. A Cloud of Witness examines the theology of the e-book within the mild of its historic ancient context. There are chapters dedicated to the constitution of Hebrews, the individual of Jesus Christ, Hebrews in the context of moment Temple Judaism and the Greco-Roman empire and the function of Hebrews in early Christian notion.

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PJ). 30f. 23 Sec E);odus 16. 32: Numbtrs 16- 17. ,.. 1y the ark was prescn1(Joshua 6). 111<: biblical ncoounts of those listed nl the beginning of v. >nlion of the lakrnnde or nrk. 5 Sec D. m<:nf. ADD ~. pp. 71- 76 (75). ,•worth. s. p. 53. re was not the time within t his short presentation to look at the conte nt o f Hebrews in almost any det:lil. but tha t sho uld. of course. be the prima ry sta rting point. The next best placewould be to study the previous struct ural a nalyses o r the text, and not o nly the most recent o nes.

J- 54. It is noteworthy t hat the preache-r uses Eioipx~o:L not tioOy(,). nnd K0oiJ05. 1ivrt. 5. tio~p~\105 ois T(w l(cioiJOY. 17 Cf. Allx-n Vanhoy<:. · L·o·lKOviJi-vn duns l·Cpitrc nux HCbn:ux·. pp. 24S-S3. IS G. B. Caird. Method of Hebrews'. CJT 5 (1959). p. 49. 11 32 A Cloud of Witnesses otherwise good instincts that the preacher's quotation of Psalm 8 in Heb. 6-8 'cont rols the a rgument of the preceding cha pter'. 19 O thers, such as Kiisemann a nd Hering. 6 does ~ot. e to the second advent seems c redible.

38- J9: Ernst K:lscmunn. Tlu• Wamft·,·ing Peoplt' of GtJtl: All fm't'JiigaJiiHl oftJ,,.. U:Uer to tilt' 1/ehrt'\fS (Minnc:3po1is: Aug;;burg. 1984}. pp. 170-71: ;1nd Lor~n Stockenbruck. lypse of Jolt11 (WUNT. 70~ Tobingen: Mohr" Sicbcck. 1995). pp. 127- 28. 3 Hay. GJtJrJ. 3S. Hnr st:llcs.. •Jf the: author was using_ n traditional c:ollc~tion of quotntions. the length and partial irrde,•ance of the:. passage would be more compKhensiblc' (p. 39). 4 Hay stt)'S. •Jf there is uny real argumcn!. ,>cls ~ cf.

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