Andrew Overman, Church and Community in Crisis: The Gospel According to Matthew
(The New Testament in Context; Valley Forge, Pa.
The simple story line combines the parables from the Gospel according to Matthew
(including two from Luke) with the passion of the Christ, ending with the crucifixion (you can't always leave 'em laughing).
The reader wonders why not a single word of Munster's Gospel according to Matthew
translated in Hebrew (1537) appears in the discussion of the use of a Syriac New Testament, for Jews or not.
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.
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.
It never crosses his mind that, since the Gospel according to Matthew
was written several decades after Jesus died, it might not be a reliable historical document.
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