Andrew Overman, Church and Community in Crisis: The Gospel According to Matthew
(The New Testament in Context; Valley Forge, Pa.
When the text of the Gospel according to Matthew
is taken as the point of departure but key events in the period during which the gospel was written are also included in the study, it can be shown that contemporary (also political) scientific developments (including at the semantic level) can be traced back to the Gospel.
GRONINGEN, the Netherlands, December 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Of the four (canonical) gospels, the Gospel according to Matthew
was held in the highest regard in those days.
A major contribution of the volume is its comparative approach to the use of Isaiah at Qumran and within early Christianity, in particular in the gospel according to Matthew
1 Europe; 2 Half A Sixpence; 3 Petticoat Lane; 4 Dance; 5 Tracy Austin; 6 Rudolf Hess; 7 1952; 8 Sofia; 9 State registered nurse; 10 The Gospel According To Matthew
is most intriguing in his meditations when he deals with desert films, particularly David Lean's Lawrence of Arabia, Pier Paolo Pasolini's The Gospel according to Matthew
, Wim Wenders's Paris, Texas, and Claire Denis's Beau Travail.
Wolf's contextual introduction starts with a thorough researched account of the history and development of St Anne's cult and vita from the Protevangelium Jacobi, written originally in Greek around the middle of the second century, and its Latin reworking known as the Pseudo Gospel According to Matthew
, dated to between 550 and 700, which was the primary, source for the adoption of the cult of St Anne in the West, to the trinubium, the idea of St Anne's three marriages, leading the reader into the controversy the idea gradually spurred.
He inspired many, including the Communist anticlerical filmmaker, Pier Paolo Pasolini, who dedicated his film, The Gospel According to Matthew
, to him, and the composer, Darius Milhaud, who made a choral symphony of some of his works.
I feel all four of them in the gospel according to Matthew
, Mark, Luke, and John, and the preacher at a Saturday night revival.
Dot Cotton kept quoting the Gospel according to Matthew