Parallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian Writing by Zeba A. CrookParallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian Writing by Zeba A. Crook

Parallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian Writing

byZeba A. Crook

Hardcover | November 24, 2011

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Parallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian Writing is an indispensable guide that enables readers to examine more easily how and where the early Christian gospels - Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Thomas, and Q - agree and disagree. Using his own unique approach to translating the originalGreek texts into English, Zeba A. Crook offers the most literal, word-for-word translation available, helping readers to compare the structure, order, style, theology, and vocabulary of each gospel with the others.

About The Author

Zeba A. Crook is Associate Professor in Religious Studies at Carleton University. He is the author or editor of several books and many articles in New Testament Studies and Christian Origins, and sits on the executive and steering committees of several scholarly societies.

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Title:Parallel Gospels: A Synopsis of Early Christian WritingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:362 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:November 24, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

AcknowledgmentsIntroductionHow to Read a SynopsisSynopsis Outlineptic Study GuidesIndex of Pericope HeadingsPrologues and Infancy NarrativesSynoptic Study Guide 1. Source Criticism/Synoptic ProblemThe Start of the Galilean MinistrySynoptic Study Guide 2. Two-Document HypothesisSynoptic Study Guide 3. Double Tradition/Reconstruction of QSynoptic Study Guide 4. Triple TraditionMatthew's Sermon on the MountSynoptic Study Guide 5. The Griesbach/Two-Gospel HypothesisSynoptic Study Guide 6. Problems with the Two Gospel/Griesbach HypothesisThe Galilean Ministry ContinuesLuke's Sermon on the PlainThe Galilean Ministry Continues AgainSynoptic Study Guide 7. Farrer Hypothesis/Mark without QSynoptic Study Guide 8. Mark-Q OverlapsSynoptic Study Guide 9. Problems with the 2DH: Minor AgreementsSynoptic Study Guide 10. Special MatthewLuke's Journey Towards JerusalemSynoptic Study Guide 11. Special LukeJesus' Ministry in JudeaSynoptic Study Guide 12. Redaction CriticismJesus in JerusalemSynoptic Study Guide 13. Gospel of Thomas and the SynopticsThe Passion NarrativesSynoptic Study Guide 14. John's Relationship to the SynopticsSynoptic Study Guide 15. Problems with the 2DH: Major Minor Agreements?Resurrection NarrativesSynoptic Study Guide 16. Problems with the Farrer HypothesisSynoptic Study Guide 17. The End of MarkVocabulary Key