Gelykenisse van Jesus : allegorieë of simbole van sosiale transformasie?

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dc.contributor.author Van Eck, Ernest
dc.date.accessioned 2015-11-26T10:30:55Z
dc.date.available 2015-11-26T10:30:55Z
dc.date.issued 2015-09-11
dc.description.abstract This article reflects on a possible methodology that can be used to interpret the parables of Jesus preserved in the Synoptics (and the Gospel of Thomas). It is argued that the available versions of the parables of Jesus have already been allegorised, and that this should be taken into consideration when the extant versions of parables are interpreted as parables of the historical Jesus. The parables should also, as far as possible, be interpreted against the social realia evoked by the parables. In this endeavour, Roman-Egypt inscriptions and papyri are in most cases the only sources available. The article concludes with a few examples, illustrating the possibilities of interpretation when the proposed methodology is applied. en_ZA
dc.description.librarian am2015 en_ZA
dc.description.uri http://www.hts.org.za en_ZA
dc.identifier.citation Van Eck, E., 2015, 'Die gelykenisse van Jesus: Allegorieë of simbole van sosiale transformasie?', HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies 71(3), Art. #3030, 10 pages. http://dx.DOI.org/ 10.4102/hts.v71i3.3030. en_ZA
dc.identifier.issn 0259-9422 (print)
dc.identifier.issn 2072-8050 (online)
dc.identifier.other 10.4102/hts.v71i3.3030
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2263/50942
dc.language.iso Afrikaans en_ZA
dc.publisher OpenJournals Publishing en_ZA
dc.rights © 2015. The Authors. Licensee: AOSIS OpenJournals. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution License. en_ZA
dc.subject Sosiale transformasie en_ZA
dc.subject Social transformation en_ZA
dc.subject Gelykenisse van Jesus en_ZA
dc.subject Parables of Jesus en_ZA
dc.subject Allegories en_ZA
dc.subject Symbols en_ZA
dc.subject Allegorieë en_ZA
dc.subject Simbole en_ZA
dc.title Gelykenisse van Jesus : allegorieë of simbole van sosiale transformasie? en_ZA
dc.title.alternative The parables of Jesus : allegories or symbols of social transformation? en_ZA
dc.type Article en_ZA


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