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The Recovery of Luke-Acts as "Grand Narrative" for the Church's Evangelistic and Edification Tasks in a Postmodern Age

@article{Larkin2000TheRO,
  title={The Recovery of Luke-Acts as "Grand Narrative" for the Church's Evangelistic and Edification Tasks in a Postmodern Age},
  author={William J. Larkin},
  journal={Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society},
  year={2000},
  volume={43},
  pages={405}
}
  • W. J. Larkin
  • Published 1 September 2000
  • Philosophy
  • Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society
One of the marks of postmodernism is the awareness of the loss of modernity’s meta-narrative which gave western culture its coherence and sense of purpose. 1 One of the marks of classic evangelical hermeneutics is the loss of Biblical narrative as the source of normative teaching. 2 One of the marks of evangelical revisioning of the Biblical grand narrative is to concentrate on the sweep of salvation history from creation to Jesus’ resurrection–ascension–session and then skip to the… Expand
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