Beyond Bultmann: Reckoning a New Testament Theology by Bruce W. Longenecker,Mikeal C. Parsons

By Bruce W. Longenecker,Mikeal C. Parsons

Rudolf Bultmann’s Theology of the hot testomony has stood the try of time. on the very second modernity was once threatening to splinter New testomony stories right into a myriad of remoted disciplines, Bultmann used to be by some means in a position to carry historical past, exegesis, and theology jointly. Theology of the hot testomony was once, and nonetheless is, the definitive theological assertion of a excessive modernist critic. In it Bultmann used to be as relentless in his ancient judgments as he was once unapologetic in laying naked the recent Testament’s existential claims.
Beyond Bultmann places Bultmann’s vintage Theology of the hot testomony to a brand new try. 13 modern New testomony students topic Bultmann’s Theology to a accomplished new studying. This clean, severe exam of Bultmann not just areas his magisterial paintings in a brand new context but additionally finds the iconic gains of Bultmann’s success. Beyond Bultmann demonstrates that Theology of the hot testomony, faraway from being a relic within the museum of interpretation, nonetheless speaks this day regardless of its flaws.

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