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What the Gospels meant, Garry Wills

Label
What the Gospels meant
Title
What the Gospels meant
Statement of responsibility
Garry Wills
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the goals, methods, and styles of the evangelists and how these shaped the gospels' messages. The earliest book, Mark, emphasizes Jesus the sufferer; in Matthew, Jesus the teacher; in Luke, Jesus the reconciler; and in John, Jesus the mystic
Summary
Presents a biblical analysis of the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, evaluating each for their evangelistic style and goals while revealing key differences in how each writer portrayed Jesus
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
230197
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wills, Garry
Dewey number
226/.06
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS2555.52
LC item number
.W55 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesus Christ
  • Christianity
  • Christian doctrines
Target audience
adult
Label
What the Gospels meant, Garry Wills
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0719/2007023128.html
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Inroduction: What is a Gospel? -- Mark : report from the suffering body of Jesus -- Persecution in Syria -- Messianic signs -- The artistry of Mark -- Matthew : report from the teaching body of Jesus -- Birth narrative -- Sermon on the Mount -- Death and resurrection -- Luke : report from the reconciling body of Jesus -- Nativity -- A Jesus for outcasts -- A healing death -- John : report from the mystical body of Jesus -- Word into world -- The inner life -- Life from death -- Epilogue: How to read the Gospels
Control code
ocn141483750
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780670018710
Lccn
2007023128
System control number
(OCoLC)141483750
Label
What the Gospels meant, Garry Wills
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0719/2007023128.html
Publication
Contents
Inroduction: What is a Gospel? -- Mark : report from the suffering body of Jesus -- Persecution in Syria -- Messianic signs -- The artistry of Mark -- Matthew : report from the teaching body of Jesus -- Birth narrative -- Sermon on the Mount -- Death and resurrection -- Luke : report from the reconciling body of Jesus -- Nativity -- A Jesus for outcasts -- A healing death -- John : report from the mystical body of Jesus -- Word into world -- The inner life -- Life from death -- Epilogue: How to read the Gospels
Control code
ocn141483750
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780670018710
Lccn
2007023128
System control number
(OCoLC)141483750

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