By Arren Bennet Lawrence
The many comparisons utilized in the Sermon at the Mount are pointed out during this examine via comparative characterization. furthermore, the teleological function of the comparisons, that is to play as foil to the characterization of the proper disciple, is pointed out and highlighted. therefore, this examine identifies Jesus' characterization of definitely the right disciple and his advanced portrayal of the perfect disciple with the various 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 tools at their most sensible in his research of the Sermon at the Mount. After setting up a deeper wisdom concerning the instructing of Jesus, he endeavors to foreground the proper disciple embedded in the narrative framework of the textual content. the writer explores many of the noteworthy narrative elements 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 bought his PhD from Asia Graduate college 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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Comparative Characterization in the Sermon on the Mount: Characterization of the Ideal Disciple by Arren Bennet Lawrence