New Testament Christological Hymns by Jack T. Sanders
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New Testament Christological Hymns
By Jack T. Sanders

The New Testament Christological Hymns

Their Historical Religious Background

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New Testament Christological Hymns by Jack T. Sanders

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A study of the hymnic and liturgical material in the New Testament which describes Christ's nature and person. Professor Sanders analyzes the hymns in detail and finds in them a common mythological pattern. He traces its origin to a particular and unorthodox branch of Judaism which is itself a branch of the 'wisdom' tradition where the thanksgiving hymn had its home. His conclusions therefore have considerable importance and implications for questions about the origins of Gnosticism and its influence on Christianity. This is the full-scale historical religious study of the New Testament Christological hymns, and English readers will find particularly useful Professor Sanders' critical survey of recent continental scholarship on this and related subjects.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521615969
ISBN-10: 0521615968
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 10mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 2-Dec-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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