From a Virgin Womb : The Apocalypse of Adam and the Virgin Birth.

Utilising parallels from the Apocalypse of Adam and elsewhere, this book re-examines Mt.'s infancy narratives in the light of the apocalyptic and mythological background to the virgin birth. Jesus is shown as the fulfilment of universalistic hopes though not as Son of God. Mt.'s special tr...

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Main Author: Welburn, Andrew.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Boston : BRILL, 2007.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:Biblical Interpretation Ser.
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Summary:Utilising parallels from the Apocalypse of Adam and elsewhere, this book re-examines Mt.'s infancy narratives in the light of the apocalyptic and mythological background to the virgin birth. Jesus is shown as the fulfilment of universalistic hopes though not as Son of God. Mt.'s special tradition in relation to Lk. is thereby cast in a new light.
Physical Description:1 online resource (233 pages)
ISBN:9789047423577