By Arren Bennet Lawrence
The many comparisons utilized in the Sermon at the Mount are pointed out during this research via comparative characterization. furthermore, the teleological goal of the comparisons, that is to play as foil to the characterization of the perfect disciple, is pointed out and highlighted. therefore, this examine identifies Jesus' characterization of the precise disciple and his complicated portrayal of definitely the right disciple with the numerous makes use of of comparisons within the descriptions and imperatives of Jesus within the Sermon at the Mount.
"Bennet Arren Lawrence makes use of literary, narrative, and comparative characterization equipment at their most sensible in his research of the Sermon at the Mount. After developing a deeper wisdom concerning the instructing of Jesus, he endeavors to foreground the fitting disciple embedded in the narrative framework of the textual content. the writer explores the various noteworthy narrative facets akin to imperatival characterization, exhibiting and telling ideas, rhetorical underpinnings, and thesis and antithesis distinction. I hugely suggest this book."
--Johnson Thomaskutty, affiliate Professor of recent testomony, Union Biblical Seminary, Pune, India
Arren Bennet Lawrence obtained his PhD from Asia Graduate tuition of Theology, Manila, Philippines. He teaches New testomony in Hindustan Bible Institute and school, Chennai, India. He has written a booklet known as Legalistic Nomism (2016). he's married to Joyce Ventura Lawrence. either one of them are missionaries to India for 8 years, they usually have a gorgeous daughter, Netanya Lawrence.
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