By Dr Rick Strelan
This booklet makes a speciality of the authority and standing of the writer of Luke-Acts. What authority did he need to write a Gospel, to interpret the Jewish Scriptures and traditions of Israel, to interpret the Jesus traditions, and to replace the narrative with a moment quantity with its interpretation of Paul and the opposite apostles who look within the Acts narrative? Rick Strelan constructs the writer as a Jewish Priest, studying such matters as writing and orality, authority and culture, and the prestige and position of clergymen. The research is determined in the context of scholarly opinion concerning the writer, the meant viewers and different similar issues.
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Luke the Priest: The Authority of the Author of the Third Gospel by Dr Rick Strelan