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Cultural Interpretation: Reorienting New Testament Criticism Brian K. Blount

Cultural Interpretation: Reorienting New Testament Criticism

Brian K. Blount

Published July 1st 2004
ISBN : 9781592447619
Paperback
236 pages
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Blounts analysis demonstrates the social intent of every reading and shows the influence of communicative context in such diverse readings of the Bible as Rudolf Bultmanns, the peasants of Solentiname, the Negro spirituals, and black-churchMoreBlounts analysis demonstrates the social intent of every reading and shows the influence of communicative context in such diverse readings of the Bible as Rudolf Bultmanns, the peasants of Solentiname, the Negro spirituals, and black-church sermons. Blount then shows how his proposal helps in assessing the several readings of Marks trial scenes and the figure of Jesus there.