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By Charles H Talbert

This quantity pulls jointly 13 essays written by means of the writer because the overdue 1970's which provide a particular, coherent studying of Luke-Acts. Twelve of the essays concentrate on the theological views of Luke and Acts as they are often discerned from the attitude of imaginative and prescient of the "authorial viewers" as delineated through the non-biblical literary critic, Peter J. Rabinowitz. the ultimate essay makes a speciality of the prospective ancient price of Acts and the method serious about judging that risk.

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Paulinus, Vit. Ambr. , ; Hegesippus, acc. to Eusebius, Hist. eccl. ). , Vit. ; Serm. vit. , Irenaeus, Haer. ). The idea of succession was furthermore related to the notion of the passing on of tradition, whether the apostolic tradition (Pastoral epistles; Polycarp, Phil :; Clement Alex, Strom. ; Letter of Peter to James in Pre. Pet. ) or the Gnostic tradition (Hippolytus, Haer. ; Irenaeus, Haer. , preface; Ep. Ptol. ; Gos. Phil. –). The Semantic Field of Succession Thinking Certain expressions were characteristic of ancient references to succession when a phenomenological description of the fact was given.

Thus Laertius drew not only on collections but also on individual bioi. If he did the latter, then they existed and apparently included succession motifs. , Καν ν, Περ φ σεω̋, Περ Β ων, and Περ τ λου̋. In other words, the materials for Epicurus’ Life and Succession come from one set of sources and the materials for the teaching of Epicureans from another.   -       Paulinus, Vit. Ambr. Ennodius, Vit. Epiph. . Tradition. Sources that use the concept of succession with reference to the passing on of tradition are: Pastoral Epistles Clement of Alexandria, Strom.

Notes that the survival of magic is surprising because there is “no line of … continuous successors” in it. J. J. B. ; T. Mos. : and :; Clement Alex, Strom. J. ; Clement Alex, Strom. J.  §; LXX  Macc :]). , LXX  Kgs ; Eupolemos, acc. to Eusebius, Praep. ev. ; Sir :; Josephus, Ag. Ap.  §; Justin, Dial. J. J. J. J.  §] the discontinued authoritative succession of the Jewish high priesthood [Eusebius, Hist. eccl. ]). J.  §; Acts : when read in terms of  Macc : and  Macc :; m.

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