uu.seUppsala University Publications
Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Ordinary Christians as Miracle-Workers in the New Testament and the Second- and Third-Century Christian Apologists
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Theology.
1999 (English)In: Biblical Research, ISSN 0067-6535, Vol. 44, 23-34 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

This article analyzes the claim that “those who believe” will perform miraculous “signs” (Mark 16:17–18) in comparison with analogous early Christian apologists’ depictions of unnamed miracle workers.  The depiction of ordinary Christians as miracle workers in Mark 16:9–20 shares more in common with the later apologists than with most New Testament writings and apocryphal acts, which tend to associate miracles with one or more revered apostles (e.g., Peter or Paul).

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
1999. Vol. 44, 23-34 p.
Keyword [en]
miracles, authority, new testament, apologists
National Category
Religious Studies
Research subject
New Testament Exegesis
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-140660OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-140660DiVA: diva2:384165
Available from: 2011-01-07 Created: 2011-01-07

Open Access in DiVA

No full text

Authority records BETA

Kelhoffer, James Anthony

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Kelhoffer, James Anthony
By organisation
Faculty of Theology
Religious Studies

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 416 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf