The Resource Banished messiah : violence and nonviolence in Matthew's story of Jesus, Robert R. Beck., (ebook)

Banished messiah : violence and nonviolence in Matthew's story of Jesus, Robert R. Beck., (ebook)

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Banished messiah : violence and nonviolence in Matthew's story of Jesus
Title
Banished messiah
Title remainder
violence and nonviolence in Matthew's story of Jesus
Statement of responsibility
Robert R. Beck.
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Language
eng
Summary
By arguing that Matthew's Gospel can be read as a homecoming story according to the ancient formula of the Banished and Returning Prince, Robert Beck offers a fresh and provocative reinterpretation of the Gospel. He exploits this understanding of the narrative to disclose new elements within the plot, to identify a fresh resolution to conflict development within the tale, and to arrive at an unprecedented explanation of the place of violence and nonviolence within Matthew's text. The traditional roles of Usurper, Impostor, and Mentor are examined for insight into what Matthew's narrative achieves as well as, perhaps more importantly, what it excludes in the way of cultural expectations of violent reprisal
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Midwest
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Beck, Robert R.
Dewey number
232.1
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Jesus Christ
  • Nonviolence
  • Violence
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Banished messiah : violence and nonviolence in Matthew's story of Jesus, Robert R. Beck., (ebook)
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781498271516
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
Publisher number
MWT12319033
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remote
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MWT12319033
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Banished messiah : violence and nonviolence in Matthew's story of Jesus, Robert R. Beck., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781498271516
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12319033
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12319033
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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