"A Hard Saying": The Gospel and Culture
Liturgical Press, 2001 - 297 pages
In this collection of essays, Moloney focuses upon aspects of the New Testament, especially from the story of Jesus and the four Gospels, which raise issues of contemporary concern.
A Christian Challenge
An Exercise in Hermeneutics
Index of Ancient Writings
argues believe Beloved Disciple Bible biblical text Bultmann called Catholic celibacy Christian community christology Church claim Commentary contemporary context Corinthians criticism culture death denial departure disciple of Jesus discipleship discourse discussion divorce early Christian especially Eucharist eunuch evangelist example experience faith Father Fortress Fourth Gospel Francis further gift God's Gospel According Gospel of John Gospel of Mark Hermeneutics human idem implied reader important indicates interpretation Jesus Christ Jesus of Nazareth Jewish Jews Johannine community kingdom literary live London Lukan Luke Markan Markusevangelium Matt Matthean Matthew Messiah Ministry of Jesus Moloney narrator Nicodemus original parable Paraclete passage Paul Pesch Peter Pharisees Philadelphia present question Raymond E reading real reader reflection resurrection of Jesus revelation Rudolf Bultmann sacramental Schnackenburg scholars scholarship Spirit teaching of Jesus Testament theme theology tion tradition Translated understanding verb vocation stories woman women word of Jesus
Page 174 - And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of man be lifted up, 15 that whoever believes in him may have eternal life.
Page 204 - We know that the whole creation has been groaning in travail together until now; and not only the creation, but we ourselves, who have the first fruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly as we wait for adoption as sons, the redemption of our bodies.
Page 32 - Have ye not read, that he which made them at the beginning made them male and female, and said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife: and they twain shall be one flesh? Wherefore they are no more twain, but one flesh. What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder.
Page 220 - Take, eat; this is my body which is given for you ; do this in remembrance of me.
Page 208 - But God chose what is foolish in the world to shame the wise; God chose what is weak in the world to shame the strong; God chose what is low and despised in the world, things that are not, to reduce to nothing things that are, so that no one might boast in the presence of God.
Page 227 - Whoever, therefore, eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be guilty of profaning the body and blood of the Lord.
Page 200 - Truly, truly, I say to you, you will see heaven opened, and the angels of God ascending and descending upon the Son of man.
Page 250 - If for this life only we have hoped in Christ, we are of all men most to be pitied.