If it can be shown that the apocalypse offers evidence for angelomorphic Christology—which I think that it can—it will then be possible and. This book is printed on acid-free paper. Library of Congress Cataloging-in- Publication Data. Gieschen, Charles A. Angelomorphic christology: antecedents amd. Abstract: The contribution that angelomorphic traditions made to the development of Christology occurred primarily in the first three centuries before the Council.
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Charles A. Gieschen
Significant effort is given to tracing the antecedents of this Christology in the angels and divine hypostases of the Hebrew Bible and Second Temple Jewish literature. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic. This study bears out the thesis that angelomorphic traditions, especially those growing from the Angel of the Lord traditions, did have a significant impact on the origins and early development of Christology to the point that evidence of an Angelomorphic Christology is discernable in several early chgistology dating from the chrlstology century.
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The Epistle to the Hebrews. The description of the disguised descent derives from the Jewish angelological pattern held in common with the Apocalypse of Abraham. Chrristology have an account?
The angelomorphic aspects and background of several Divine Hypostases are also explored i. Sign in to annotate.
The result is a unique synthesis which elucidates one of the ways in which first-century Christianity explained its beliefs about Jesus and should inform future discussion of christological origins. Hurtado, Journal of Biblical Literature. The Gospel of John. You could not be signed in.
Angelomorphic Christology – Antecedents and Early Evidence
Cynthia Long Westfall No preview available – The Principal Named Angels. The contribution that angelomorphic traditions made to the development of Christology occurred primarily angelommorphic the first three centuries before the Council of Nicea in CE.
Instead, it shows the interrelationship of various Christological trajectories and their adaptation from Jewish angelomorphic traditions. Instead, it shows the interrelationship of various Christological trajectories and their adaptation from Jewish angelomorphic traditions.
This study demonstrates that angel and angel-related traditions, especially those growing from the so-called “Angel of the Lord” in the Hebrew Bible, had a significant impact on the origins and early development of Christology to the point that an Angelomorphic Christology is discernable in several first century texts.
It is widely accepted among scholars that Angelomorphic Christology is present from the mid-second century until Nicea, yet there is skepticism about any earlier evidence. To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above.
Saint Augustine on the Resurrection of Christ: Other editions – View all Angelomorphic Christology: Antecedents and Early Evidence Charles A. Sign In or Create an Account. Significant effort is given to tracing the antecedents of this Christology in the angels and divine hypostases of the Hebrew Bible and Second Temple Jewish literature. More Options Prices excl. Contents Christ as an Angel? A Discourse Analysis of the Letter to the Hebrews: Source-critical work still needs to address the present form of the Ascen.
Don’t already have an Oxford Academic account? MalinaJohn J. Published by Oxford University Press. Teaching, Rhetoric, and Reception. Support for this thesis is examined in two major parts: