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Author Lehtipuu, Outi.

Title The afterlife imagery in Luke's story of the rich man and Lazarus [electronic resource] / by Outi Lehtipuu.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007.


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Description xii, 361 p.
Series Supplements to Novum Testamentum, 0167-9732 ; v. 123
Supplements to Novum Testamentum ; v. 123.
Note Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Helsinki, 2004.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-329) and indexes.
Contents Part I: Introduction -- Problem -- Previous research and its evaluation -- Purpose of this study -- Part II: Dividing the dead: the Hellenistic matrix -- Preliminary remarks: from fixed parallels to intertextuality -- Differentiated fates in Greco-Roman sources -- Differentiated fates: only an elite view? -- Differentiated fates in Jewish sources -- Summary of part two -- Part III: Luke's description of the hereafter in context -- Preliminary remarks: the function of the afterlife scene -- Structural themes of the story -- Details of the description -- Summary of part three -- Part IV: Afterlife imagery in Luke-Acts -- Preliminary remarks: a consistent eschatological scheme? -- Rich man and Lazarus and Luke's eschatology -- Fate of the individual after death -- Summary of part four -- Conclusions.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Bible. N.T. Luke XVI, 19-31 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Rich man and Lazarus (Parable) -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Future life -- Biblical teaching.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9004153012 (hardback : alk. paper)

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