- The Eagle And The Dove - A Story From The Buddhist Sutra ~ Buddha and His Dhamma?
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Close this message to accept cookies or find out how to manage your cookie settings. View all Google Scholar citations for this article. This essay argues that the common understanding of imperial divine sonship among biblical scholars can be reframed by emphasizing the importance of adoption in Roman society and imperial ideology. A case study from the Gospel of Mark—the portrayal of Jesus' baptism—demonstrates some of the pay-off for reading the NT with a newly contextualized perspective on divine sonship.
Through engagement with diverse sources from the Hellenistic and Roman eras, the dove will be interpreted as an omen and counter-symbol to the Roman eagle, which was a public portent of divine favor, election, and ascension to power. Fortress , Fortress , ; Crossan , J. Trinity , ; Crossan , J.
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University , ; H. Koester, From Jesus to the Gospels , —17, emphasizes the narrative comparisons between Augustus and Jesus, especially the eschatological tenor of Augustus's principate. Mohr , ; Jones , D. Brill , —57 ; Heyman , G. Catholic University of America , Scholars , —84 ; Lassen , E. Winter , ; Cameron , A. University of California , ; Brent , A.
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Luchterhand , takes an iconoclastic approach to the issue. I think the audience of Mark is diverse, and many of its members were culturally variegated in themselves. But imagining a listener attuned to Roman culture, even first as a heuristic device, allows us to imagine the reception of the text differently.
The counterpoint is constantly interacting with the other line and in some sense drawing its motif from the pervasive melody. Clarendon , 2nd ed.
There are many regional studies for relevant data, e. Diffusion de Boccard , Expert and distinctive assessments of Caesar's divinity can be found in Taylor , L. But I came to appreciate the story more this time. Although I wish that the ending was not rushed.
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