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Difficult sayings in the Gospels

Robert H. Stein

Difficult sayings in the Gospels

Jesus" use of overstatement and hyperbole

by Robert H. Stein

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Published by Baker Book House in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Teachings,
  • Hyperbole

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRobert H. Stein.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2415 .S675 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. ;
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2765398M
    ISBN 100801082625
    LC Control Number86123046
    OCLC/WorldCa13109829

    Bible Handbook of Difficult Verses, 3 12/21/12 PM #OPYRIGHTEDMATERIAL Unless otherwise indicated, all Scripture quotations are from the second edition of the Holy Bible,File Size: 2MB. Hard Sayings in the Bible By Wayne Jackson One of the Savior’s notable miracles was the feeding of a large crowd (more than five thousand people) by the miraculous multiplication of only five small loaves and two tiny fish (cf. John ).

    The historical reliability of the Gospels refers to the reliability and historic character of the four New Testament gospels as historical documents. While all four canonical gospels contain some sayings and events which may meet one or more of the five criteria for historical reliability, the assessment and evaluation of these elements is a matter of ongoing debate.   Compilation of three previously published works: Difficult passages in the Gospels. Difficult sayings in the Gospels. Difficult passages in the Epistles. Pages:

      This book is a helpful companion when reading the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. In short page sections, F.F. Bruce helps the reader to interpret sayings that are difficult to understand in an initial (or more) reading/5(61). The Gospel of Thomas is attributed to the sayings of Jesus. The Gospel of Thomas is a fascinating collection of sayings by Jesus. Many of the sayings are difficult to interpret and others are not. My portfolio focuses on the more difficult sayings. I was raised Catholic, however, I am .


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Difficult sayings in the Gospels by Robert H. Stein Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sayings in the gospels has been lost, unless one finds it in Jewish and Hebrew sources. The more technical background of Understanding the Difficult Words of Jesus is to be found in scholarly literature authored by Flusser, Safrai, and others at Hebrew University,2 but File Size: KB.

I was somewhat disappointed in this book, as a great deal of it involves the case for claiming that Jesus spoke and taught in Hebrew instead of Greek or Aramaic and that the synoptic gospels (Matthew, Mark and Luke) were originally written in Hebrew with Greek being the language of translation/5().

This book is a masterful guide for the minister seeking to preach on difficult texts in the Gospels. This book is also a very accessible and readable guide for the laity as they seek to understand the troubling teachings of Jesus. Tuck blends his scholarship with an ease of understanding that communicates well to a wide audience of believers.

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Stein. Get this from a library. Difficult sayings in the Gospels: Jesus' use of overstatement and hyperbole.

[Robert H Stein]. Hard Sayings of Jesus. I recently gave an expository sermon from this most holy book and it speaks with how we deal with sin. The sacrifices and offerings detailed in Leviticus were a means of atonement, or symbols of repentance from sin and obedience to God.

I am reading the Gospels now, starting with John and haven’t reached Leviticus. Some sayings are hard because they are difficult to understand, others because the demands they make on us are only too clear. Bruce examines seventy of the hard sayings of Jesus to clear away the cultural and historical difficulties which keep us from grappling with the real challenge of Jesus' Like his original hearers many people today /5.

Get this from a library. Difficult passages in the New Testament: interpreting puzzling texts in the Gospels and Epistles.

[Robert H Stein] -- This study constitutes a compilation of the author's previous books treating difficulties in the new Testament: Difficult Passages in the Gospels (), Difficult Sayings in the Gospels (), and. Some of what we read in the Gospels challenges and disturbs us, leaving us uncertain how to understand, apply, or discern the intended meaning.

These hard words are more commonly discussed by biblical skeptics, people arguing against the Christian faith, than by pastors or teachers. Yet Jesus’ difficult teachings represent the challenges and expectations he has for those who would follow him.

"Understanding the Difficult Words of Jesus" is a Bible study or Bible backgrounds book. The main part of the book was an argument that Hebrew, not Aramaic, was the "common language" of the Jewish people and the language that Jesus mainly taught in. The authors examined the problems with the Aramaic and Greek theories/5().

Some of what we read in the Gospels challenges and disturbs us, leaving us uncertain how to understand, apply, or discern the intended meaning. These hard words are more commonly discussed by biblical skeptics, people arguing against the Christian faith, than by pastors or Author: William Powell Tuck.

No saying of Jesus in the gospels is ‘easy.’ Our Savior’s commands to love our enemies, turn the other cheek, and forgive those who wrong us seventy seven times are challenging, to say the least.

But there are some statements of our Lord that are particularly difficult, seemingly defying our ability to fathom them, much [ ]. These bizarre statements are two of the sayings of Jesus found in the Gospel of Gospel of Thomas is a non-canonical collection of the sayings of Jesus reputed to have been dictated to the apostle Thomas.

In “The Gospel of Thomas: Jesus Said What?” in the July/August issue of Biblical Archaeology Review, New Testament scholar Simon Gathercole examines what. A: The four New Testament gospels are examples of narrative gospels, as they tell a narrative, or story, about the life and mission of Jesus.

A sayings gospel is one that contains little or no. "The Hard Sayings of Jesus" is a well written & edited volume that is an enjoyable, if not slightly flawed, book.

It is a nice gateway to begin the journey into the more difficult teachings of Jesus, from those with confusing meanings due to linguistic, historical, and cultural barriers to those with all to clear of meanings that challenge our own comforts/5(5).

In “The Difficult Sayings of Jesus,” Pastor J.D. looks at some of Jesus’ statements that shock us the most. If we’re honest, we all have moments when we find the words of Jesus bizarre, confusing, or just plain offensive. In this series we see how even Jesus’ toughest sayings are words of gospel life.

Jesus (c. 4 BC – c. AD 30 / 33), also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth or Jesus Christ, was a first-century Jewish preacher and religious leader. He is the central figure of Christians believe he is the incarnation of God the Son and the awaited Messiah (the Christ) prophesied in the Old Testament.

Virtually all modern scholars of antiquity agree that Jesus existed Born: c. 4 BC, Judea, Roman Empire. The forums in the Christian Congregations category are now open only to Christian members. Please review our current Faith Groups list for information on which faith groups are considered to be Christian faiths.

Christian members please remember to read the Statement of Purpose threads for each forum within Christian Congregations before posting in the forum. World-renowned New Testament scholar Bruce examines 70 sayings that are hard to understand or apply and clears away the difficulties that keep modern readers from grappling with the real challenge of Jesus' message.

pages, softcover from InterVarsity. The Hard Sayings of 4/5(6). Paul is the happy husband of Shauna Lee and the proud papa of 5 beautiful children, Madison, Max, Mikayla, Peyton and Noa. He attended Moody Bible Institute and is a graduate of York University (B.A.) and McMaster Divinity College (MDiv).

He has been in pastoral ministry sinceserving in both Fellowship and Canadian Baptist churches in Oakville, Mississauga and Orillia. The Complete Sayings of Jesus by Arthur Hinds [] Contents Start Reading Page Index Text [Zipped] Like the Jefferson Bible, this is an attempt to edit the four gospels into a consistent account, in this case focusing on the words of Jesus.

There is plenty of connecting narrative around the File Size: 1MB.Hard Sayings of Jesus. Even though the literature under consideration in this volume lies mostly outside the Gospels, the title is still applicable. Hard Sayings of the Old Testament All too often people tell me (Walter Kaiser) they have tried to read through the Old Testament but find too File Size: 3MB.

This is an absolutely fascinating is a very important compilation, both from a scholarly and a popular perspective. It has only been within the past generation that dialogue and interest in how the Bible came to be the Bible has grown beyond the narrow confines of academic analysts and theorists, and into the mainstream discussion of churches and independent readers.5/5(5).