BR 7:04, Aug 1991
Paul the Convert
(Yale Univ. Press, 1990)
Studies conversion, Hellenistic Judaism and early Christianity while highlighting Pauls achievements. In this revisionist account of Pauls work, Alan Segal asserts that Pauls life can be better understood by taking his Jewishness seriously, and that Jewish history can be illuminated greatly by examining Pauls writing from the viewpoint of the religion he left behind.
The Son of Man Tradition
Douglas R. A Hare
Starting from the later Gospels of Luke, John and Matthew and then turning to the earlier Mark Hare relates Gospel tradition to its Semitic antecedents and to Jesus use of the expression, Son of Man..
The New Oxford Annotated Study Bible with Apocrypha, New Revised Standard Version
ed. Bruce Metzger and Roland Murphy
(Oxford University Press, 1991)