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The Judaizing Calvin: Sixteenth-Century Debates over the Messianic Psalms

G. Sujin Pak

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195371925
eISBN:
9780199870981
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195371925.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This book explores the interpretation of a set of messianic Psalms in the exegesis of the Christian medieval tradition, Luther, Bucer, and Calvin and in the debate over the “Judaizing Calvin” between ... More


Conclusion

G. Sujin Pak

in The Judaizing Calvin: Sixteenth-Century Debates over the Messianic Psalms

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195371925
eISBN:
9780199870981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195371925.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The conclusion begins by exploring the suggestions that this study raises concerning the role of biblical exegesis in the emergence and formation of separate Protestant confessional identities. The ... More


William as Exegete

Timothy Bellamah, O.P.

in The Biblical Interpretation of William of Alton

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199753604
eISBN:
9780199918812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199753604.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Chapter 3 considers William’s exegesis. Thirteenth-century biblical interpretation was marked by an increasing interest in the literal sense and a progressive tendency to identify it with the ... More


The Theological Character of the Scholastic “Division of the Text” with Particular Reference to the Commentaries of Saint Thomas Aquinas

John F. Boyle

in With Reverence for the Word: Medieval Scriptural Exegesis in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195137279
eISBN:
9780199849482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195137279.003.0017
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

In his commentary on the Gospel according to Saint John, Saint Thomas Aquinas states the principal point—the unifying theme—of the Gospel: to “show the divinity of the incarnate Word”. In view of ... More


Laudat sensum et significationem: Robert Grosseteste on the Four Senses of Scripture

James R. Ginther

in With Reverence for the Word: Medieval Scriptural Exegesis in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195137279
eISBN:
9780199849482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195137279.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

Robert Grosseteste (ca. 1170–1253) was a 13th-century Oxford theologian who later became bishop of Lincoln. In his commentary on the Genesis creation story, the Hexaëmeron, Grosseteste explains the ... More


The Biblical Interpretation of William of Alton

Timothy F. Bellamah

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199753604
eISBN:
9780199918812
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199753604.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

A Dominican friar and regent master at Paris during the mid-thirteenth century, William of Alton was an important representative of university exegesis at a time of remarkable intellectual ... More


Weaving a Tapestry from Biblical Exegesis to Romance Textuality: Caught in the Web of Chrétien’s Conte du Graal

Matilda Tomaryn Bruckner

in Thinking Medieval Romance

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198795148
eISBN:
9780191836497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198795148.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This study examines how the particular character of Grail romances follows from the incongruous meeting of courtly and Christian discourses, combined for the first time in LeConte du Graal, Chrétien ... More


‘I was on the Island Called Patmos’: Re-reading Rev. 1:9

Ian Boxall

in Patmos in the Reception History of the Apocalypse

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199674206
eISBN:
9780191752230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674206.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies, History of Christianity

This chapter offers a close reading of Rev. 1:9 (the verse which contains Revelation’s only reference to Patmos), revealing the extent to which even its literal sense is highly ambiguous, and ... More


Biblical Exegesis and the Twelfth-century Expansion of Servius

A.B. Kraebel

in Classical Commentaries: Explorations in a Scholarly Genre

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199688982
eISBN:
9780191768088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688982.003.0021
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

As part of its adaptation and expansion of Servius, the twelfth-century commentary on the works of Virgil traditionally (though incorrectly) attributed to Anselm of Laon includes a range of biblical ... More


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