A Kind of Magic
Understanding Magic in the New Testament and Its Religious EnvironmenteBook - 2007
This collection of articles by distinguished scholars and experts in their particular fields of research is introduced by a chapter dealing with general matters of the current hermeneutics of magic: what is the nature of magic and what is the understanding of magic in the Western world-view and what - for instance - in the African world? Centered around studies on Jesus and magic the second part contains studies on the use of the term magic in the New Testament and especially in Acts. The third section broadens the understanding of magic through selected case studies in different approaches to.
Publisher: London ; New York : T & T Clark, ©2007
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiii, 208 pages)