Synopse Zu Den Briefen Des Neuen Testaments/Synopsis of the New Testament Letters, Teil 1, Kolosser-, Epheser-, Teil 2, Thessalonicherbrief. Vol.1 Colossians, Ephesians, Vol.2, Thessalonians

By Allison, Dale C., Jr. | Journal of Biblical Literature, Summer 2000 | Go to article overview

Synopse Zu Den Briefen Des Neuen Testaments/Synopsis of the New Testament Letters, Teil 1, Kolosser-, Epheser-, Teil 2, Thessalonicherbrief. Vol.1 Colossians, Ephesians, Vol.2, Thessalonians


Allison, Dale C., Jr., Journal of Biblical Literature


Synopse zu den Briefen des Neuen Testaments/Synopsis of the New Testament Letters, Tell 1, Kolosser-, Epheser-, Teil 2, Thessalonicherbrief. Vol. 1, Colossians, Ephesians, Vol. 2, Thessalonians, by Rainer Reuter. Studies in the Religion and History of Early Christianity 5. Frankfurt am Main/Berlin/Bern/New York/Paris/Vienna: Peter Lang, 1997. Pp. 774. N.P. (cloth).

The raison d'etre for this volume and its four forthcoming companions is the conviction that nineteenth-century exegetes noted numerous parallels among the NT episties that still await evaluation. Those parallels were then often understood to be signs of literary dependence. With obvious sympathy for this older view, the current synopsis attempts to display the verbatim correspondences as completely as possible. The first two hundred pages cover Colossians. Following a very brief introduction (in both German and English) to the state of research and a short bibliography, the parallels are presented in three different ways. First, every verse from Colossians is listed along with its parallels in the authentic Paulines (here reckoned to be Romans, 1-2 Corinthians, Galatians, Philippians, 1 Thessalonians, Philemon). Second, the method is reversed, so that every verse in the authentic Paulines from Romans through Philemon is listed in order along with all the parallels to Colossians. Third is the synopsis proper-eight columns consisting of Colossians (on the left) with the parallels from the seven authentic Paulines displayed in Greek to the right in double pages. These parallels are each assigned to a category. Category 1 parallels "are text segments that, apart from minor permutations, follow one after another in both documents and whose position is similar in the overall outline of the document" (p. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Sign up now for a free, 1-day trial and receive full access to:

  • Questia's entire collection
  • Automatic bibliography creation
  • More helpful research tools like notes, citations, and highlights
  • Ad-free environment

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this article

This article has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this article

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited article

Synopse Zu Den Briefen Des Neuen Testaments/Synopsis of the New Testament Letters, Teil 1, Kolosser-, Epheser-, Teil 2, Thessalonicherbrief. Vol.1 Colossians, Ephesians, Vol.2, Thessalonians
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Full screen

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.