The History and Theology of the New Testament Writings

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Fortress Press, Jan 1, 1998 - Religion - 573 pages
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A classic kind of introduction to the New Testament, Schnelle's book presents full and up-to-date information about the individual writings with respect to date, author, place of writing, structure of the document, current scholarship, and themes and theological aims.

The book, intended to supersede W. G. Kummel's introduction, informs the reader of all the important historical issues and describes the range of scholarly opinion and literature, preparing the reader to pass judgment. After providing an overview of the development of the New Testament canon, Schnelle then takes up, in turn, the letters of Paul, the Synoptic Gospels (including Q), Acts, the Deutero-Paulines, the Catholic letters, the Gospel of John, and Revelation. With extensive anglicized bibliographies.

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Contents

The Letters of Paul
15
Hypotheses of Pauline Letters
73
The Synoptic Gospels
151
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

Udo Schnelle (DrTheol, University of Gottingen) is professor of New Testament at the University of Halle-Wittenberg in Germany. He is the author of numerous works, including "Theology of the New Testament "and "History and Theology of the New Testament Writings", both translated by M. Eugene Boring.

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