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Mark: A Commentary
Professor Adela Yarbro Collins brings to bear on the text of the first Gospel the latest historical-critical perspectives, providing a full treatment of such controversial issues as the relationshipExpand
Cosmology and Eschatology in Jewish and Christian Apocalypticism
Cosmology and Eschatology in Jewish and Christian Apocalypticism, by Adela Yarbro Collins. JSJSup 50. Leiden/New York/Cologne: Brill, 1996. Pp. xii + 261. $99.50. Adela Yarbro Collins's new bookExpand
Crisis and Catharsis: The Power of the Apocalypse
For the first time in complete form, the results of recent analyses of the Apocalypse are presented in a way that is easily understood by the beginning student and challenging to the scholar lookingExpand
Mark and His Readers: The Son of God among Greeks and Romans
  • A. Collins
  • History
  • Harvard Theological Review
  • 1 April 2000
In his influential work, Kyrios Christos, Wilhelm Bousset confessed that he had vacillated and was still vacillating on the question of whether the creation of the title υἱòς θɛo⋯ (“Son of God”) asExpand
Psalms, Philippians 2:6-11, and the Origins of Christology
Students of early Christianity recognized long ago that the canonical psalms of the Jewish Bible provided a framework of meaning in which the followers of Jesus could make sense of his crucifixion.Expand
From Noble Death to Crucified Messiah
In his excellent study of crucifixion, Martin Hengel has documented the harsh reality of the penalty in antiquity and has shown that it was seldom portrayed in detail or in an idealized manner. TheseExpand
Early Christian Apocalypticism : genre and social setting
In analyzing generic concepts from a paradigmatic point of view, Hellholm notes that genres participate in three separate, though related, aspects: form, content, and function. This is true for allExpand