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The Sermon on the mount : a commentary on the Sermon on the mount, including the Sermon on the plain (Matthew 5:3-7:27 and Luke 6:20-49) / by Hans Dieter Betz ; edited by Adela Yarbro Collins.

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Subject: Sermon on the mount > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Sermon on the Mount > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Sermon sur la montagne > Critique, interprétation, etc.
Sermon on the mount.
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  • ISBN: 9781506421254
  • ISBN: 1506421253
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxxvii, 695 pages).
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ¬©1995.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 643-663) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword to Hermeneia -- I. Approaching the Text -- II. The Major Problems of Research in Historical Perspective -- III. The Literary Composition -- IV. The Literary Genre -- V. The Literary Function -- 5:3-12: The Beatitudes -- 5:13-16: The Commission -- 5:17-20: The Hermeneutical Principles -- 5:21-48: The Antitheses. 2. The Antitheses. a. The First Antithesis: Murder (Matthew 5:21-26). b. The Second Antithesis: Adultery (Matthew 5:27-30). c. The Third Antithesis: Divorce (Matthew 5:31-32). d. The Fourth Antithesis: Oaths (Matthew 5:33-37). e. The Fifth Antithesis: Retaliation (Matthew 5:38-42). f. The Sixth Antithesis: Love of the Enemy (Matthew 5:43-48) -- 6:1-18: The Cultic Instruction -- 6:19-7:12: The Conduct of Daily Life. 2. Interpretation. a. On Treasures (Matthew 6:19-21). b. On Vision (Matthew 6:22-23). c. On Serving Two Masters (Matthew 6:24). d. On Anxiety (Matthew 6:25-34). e. On Judging (Matthew 7:1-5). f. On Profaning the Holy (Matthew 7:6). g. On Giving and Receiving (Matthew 7:7-11). h. The Golden Rule (Matthew 7:12) -- 7:13-23: The Eschatological Warnings. a. Two Ways and Two Gates (Matthew 7:13-14). b. The False Prophets (Matthew 7:15-20). c. On Self-Delusion (Matthew 7:21-23) -- 7:24-27: The Parable of the Two Builders -- 6:20b-26: The Beatitudes and the Woes -- 6:27-45: Rules for the Conduct of the Disciples. a. Conduct toward the Outside World (Luke 6:27-38). b. Conduct within the Community (Luke 6:39-42). c. Conduct toward Oneself (Luke 6:43-45) -- 6:46-49: The Parable of the Two Builders.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Note: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Language Note: English text with some comparative material in Greek, Latin, Canaanite, and Akkadian.
Action Note: digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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