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Allison, James. Raising Abel (New York: Crossroads, 1996)

Bailey, Kenneth. Poet and Peasant: Literary-Cultural Approach to the Parables in Luke (Grand Rapids: Eerdmanns, 1983)

Bailie, Gil. Violence Unveiled (New York: Crossroads, 1995)

Balch, David ed. Social History of the Matthean Community (Fortress: Minneapolis, 1991).

Barrett, C. K. The Gospel of John and Judaism (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1975)

Barth, Karl. Church Dogmatics (London: T&T Clark, 1957)

__________. Dogmatics in Outline (New York: Philosophical Library, 1949)

Bartlett, Anthony. Cross Purposes (Harrisburg: Trinity Press, 2001)

Beare, F. W.. The Gospel According to Matthew (New York: Harper and Rowe, 1981)

Beasley-Murray, G. R., Jesus and The Kingdom Of God, (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1986)

Boismard Marie-Emile. Moses or Jesus (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1993)

Bonhoeffer, Dietrich. Letters and Papers from Prison (Macmillan: New York, 1972)

Bonhoeffer, Dietrich. Discipleship, Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works, Volume 4 (Fortress Press: Philadelphia 2000)

Borg, Marcus. Conflict, Holiness and Politics in the Teaching of Jesus (Mellon Press: Lewiston, 1984)

Borg, Marcus. Jesus: A New Vision: Spirit, Culture, and the Life of Discipleship (Harper: San Francisco 1991)

Borgen, Peder. Bread From Heaven. (Leiden: Brill, 1981)

Bowker, John. Jesus and the Pharisees (London: Cambridge University Press, 1973)

Bowman, John. Fourth Gospel and the Jews: A Study of R. Akiba, Esther, and the Gospel John (Pittsburgh: Pickwick Press, 1975)

Bowman, John. The Samaritan Problem (Pittsburgh: Pickwick Press, 1975)

Brown, Raymond. The Gospel According to John (Garden City: Doubleday, 1966)

Brown, Raymond E. and Meier, John. Rome and Antioch (Paulist Press: New York, 1983)

Brown, Raymond. The Birth of the Messiah (Garden City: Doubleday, 1977)

Brown, Tom Jr. Grandfather (Berkley: New York, 1994)

Bruce, F.F. The Gospel of John (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1983)

Bultmann, Rudolf. The Gospel of John (London: Blackwell, 1971)

Burge, Gary M. The Anointed Community (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1987)

Capon, Robert. Parables of Grace (Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., November, 1990)

Carter, Forrest. The Education of Little Tree (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1976)

Catchpole, David. The Triumphal Entry: Jesus and the Politics of His Day (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1984)

Charlesworth, James H. John and the Dead Sea Scrolls. (New York: Crossroad, 1990)

Chilton, Bruce. A Galilean Rabbi and His Bible (Wilmington: Michael Glazier, 1984)

Chilton, Bruce. God in Strength (Sheffield: JSOT Press, 1987)

Chilton, Bruce. Rabbi Jesus: An Intimate Biography (New York: Doubleday, 2000)

Chilton, Bruce, ed., Neusner, Jacob, ed. The Brother of Jesus: James the Just and His Mission (Louiseville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2001)

Chilton, Bruce and MacDonald, J.I.H. Jesus and the Ethics of the Kingdom (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1987)

Chilton, Bruce. The Temple of Jesus (Penn State University Press: University Park, 1992)

Cole, Michael. When God Says War Is Right (Colorado Springs: Waterbrook Press, 2002)

Countryman, William. The Rich Christian in the Church of the Early Empire: Contradictions and Accommodations (New York: Edwin Mellen, 1980)

Cranfield, Charles E The Gospel According to St. Mark (Cambridge: London, 1959)

Cullmann, Oscar. Worship in the New Testament (SCM Press: London, 1953)

Cullmann, Oscar. The Johannine Circle (Westminster John Knox Press, 1976)

Culpepper, Alan. John: The Son of Zebedee. (Minneapolis: Fortress, 2000)

Danby, Herbert. The Mishnah (Oxford: London, 1933)

Danker, Fredrick. Jesus and the New Age (St Louis: Clayton Publishing, 1972)

Davies, W.D. and Allison, Dale, The Gospel According to Saint Matthew Volume 1 (Edinburgh: T & T Clark, 1988)

Dodd, C.H. According to the Scriptures (New York: Collins Press, 1965)

Dodd, C.H. The Apostolic Preaching and Its Development (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, February 1982)

Dodd, C.H. The Interpretation of the Fourth Gospel (London: Cambridge, 1953)

__________. Historical Tradition in the Fourth Gospel (London: Cambridge University Press, 1963)

Donfried, Karl. The Romans Debate (Hendrickson: Peabody, 1977)

Duke, Paul D. Irony in the Fourth Gospel (Atlanta: John Knox, 1985)

Dunn, James. Jesus and the Spirit (Philadelphia, Westminster, 1975)

Ellis, Peter F. The Genius of John (Collegeville: The Liturgical Press, 1984)

Evans, Craig and Sanders. James. Luke and Scripture (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1993)

Falk, Harvey. Jesus the Pharisee (Mahwah: Paulist Press, 1985)

Fitzmeyer, Joseph. The Gospel According to Luke, Vol. 1 & 2(Doubleday & Co: Garden City, 1981)

Foucault, Michel. Madness and Civilization (Knopf Publishing Group, 1988)

Garrett, Susan. The Demise of the Devil (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1989)

Gerrish, B.A. Tradition and the Modern World (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1977)

Girard, Rene. Violence and the Sacred (Johns Hopkins: Baltimore, 1977)
__________. I See Satan Fall as Lightning (Orbis: Maryknoll, 2001)
__________. Job: The Victim of His People (Stanford: Palo Alto, 1987)
__________. The Scapegoat (Johns Hopkins: Baltimore, 1987)
__________. Things Hidden from the Foundation of the World (Stanford: Palo Alto, 1987)

Glasson, T. F. Moses in the Fourth Gospel. (Naperville: Allenson, 1963)

Goulder, Michael. Midrash and Lection in Matthew (London, 1974)

Green, William Scott. “Otherness Within: Toward a Theory of Difference in Rabbinic Judaism” in Neusner, Jacob and Frerichs, Ernest, eds.: To See Ourselves As Others See Us (Scholars Press: Chicago, 1985)

Gunton Colin. Enlightenment & Alienation (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans 1985)

Hamerton-Kelly, Robert. The Gospel and the Sacred: Poetics of Violence in Mark (Minneapolis: Augsburg-Fortress, 1994)

Hamerton-Kelly, Robert. Sacred Violence: Paul’s Hermeneutic of the Cross (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1992)

Hamerton-Kelly, Robert, ed. Violent Origins (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1987)

Hellwig, Monika. Jesus: The Compassion of God, (Wilmington: Michael Glazier, 1985)

Hendrix, Herman. The Miracle Stories: Studies in the Synoptic Gospels (San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1987)

Hengel, Martin. Crucifixion (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1977)

Hengel, Martin. Property and Riches in the Early Church (London: SCM, 1974)

Hengel, Martin. Studies in the Gospel of Mark (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1985)

Hengel, Martin. The Charismatic Leader and His Followers (Poole : T&T Clark, Ltd. 1996)

__________________. The Charismatic Leader and His Followers (New York: Crossroad/Herder & Herder, 1982)

Herzog, William II. Parables As Subversive Speech (Westminster/John Knox Press: Louisville, 1994)

Hoehner, Harold. Herod Antipas (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1972)

Horsley, Richard. The Liberation of Christmas (New York: Crossroad, 1989)

Hoskyns, Edwyn. The Fourth Gospel (London: Faber & Faber, 1960)

Jeremias, Joachim. New Testament Theology Volume 1 (Scribners: New York, 1971)

Jeremias, Joachim. “Poimene” (TDNT VI Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1968)

Jeremias, Joachim. The Prayers of Jesus (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1967)

Jeremias, Joachim. Jerusalem in the Time of Jesus (SCM Press: London, 1969)

Johnston, George. The Spirit-Paraclete in the Gospel of John (Cambridge: The University Press, 1970)

Jungel, Eberhard. The Doctrine of the Trinity (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1976)

Jungel, Eberhard. God As The Mystery Of The World. (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1983)

Jungmann, Joseph. The Place of Christ in Liturgical Prayer ( : Liturgical Press, 1990)

Kasemann, Ernst. New Testament Questions of Today (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1969)

__________________. Romans (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1980)

__________________. The Testament of Jesus. (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1968)

Nelson, Kelly, Geffrey and Nelson, Burton. A Testament of Freedom (Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1990)

Kingsbury, Jack. The Christology of Mark’s Gospel (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1983)

Konig, Adrio. The Eclipse of Christ in Eschatology (Grand Rapids: Eerdman’s, 1989)

Kysar, Robert. The Fourth Evangelist and His Gospel (Minneapolis: Augsburg, 1975)

Kysar, Robert. Stumbling in the Light: New Testament Images for a Changing Church (Chalice Press: St. Louis, 1999)

Ladd, George Eldon. The Presence of the Kingdom (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1974)

Lampe, G.W.H. God As Spirit (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1977)

Lane, William. Commentary on the Gospel of Mark (Eerdmans: Grand Rapids, 1974)

Lee, Philip. Against The Protestant Gnostics (London: Oxford, 1987)

Lonergan, Bernard. The Way to Nicea (Philadelphia: Westminster, 1976)

Machen. J.G. The Virgin Birth (Harper & Row: New York, 1930)

Malina, Bruce J. and Rohrbaugh Richard. Social Science Commentary on the Synoptic Gospels (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1992)

Manson, T. W. The Teaching of Jesus (London: Cambridge University Press, 1967)

Marshall, I Howard. Commentary on Luke (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1978)

Martyn, J. L. History and Theology in the Fourth Gospel, (Nashville: Abingdon, 1968)

McKibben, Bill. The End of Nature (Anchor Books, 1990)

Meier, John P. A Marginal Jew Vol 1&2 (Doubleday: New York, 1991-4)

Moessner, David. The Lord of the Banquet (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1989)

Moltmann, Jurgen. A Passion for Life (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1978)

Moltmann, Jurgen. The Church in the Power of the Spirit (New York: Harper and Row, 1977)

Moule, C.F.D. The Birth of the New Testament (London: A&C Black, 1962)

Moule, C.F.D. The Gospel According to Mark (London: Cambridge, 1965)

Moxnes, Halvor. The Economy of the Kingdom (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1988)

Mulder, Martin Jan ed. Mikra. (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1988)

Myers, Ched. Binding the Strong Man (Orbis: Maryknoll, 1990)

Neyrey, Jerome. The Social World of Luke-Acts (Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson Publishers, 2000)

Overman, J. Andrew. Matthew’s Gospel and Formative Judaism (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1990)

Parker, Pierson. “John the Son of Zebedee and the Fourth Gospel” (Journal of Biblical Literature 81 (1962) 35-43)

Peters, Ted. God As Trinity (Philadelphia: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1993)

Polanyi, Michael. The New Testament and the People of God (

Research Team of the International Institute for Gospel Studies, McNicol, Peabody, Dungan, eds. Beyond the Q Impasse: Luke’s Use of Matthew (Trinity Press International, 1996)

Reudi-Weber, Hans. The Cross: Tradition & Interpretation (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1978)

Rhoads David and Michie, Donald. Mark As Story (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1982)

Ritschl, Dietrch. The Logic of Theology (Minneapolis: Fortress 1987)

Robinson, J. A. T. The Priority of John. (London: Meyerstone, 1987)

Roszak, Theodore, Gomes, Mary E., and Kanner, Allen D. Ecopsychology (San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1995)

Roth, Wolfgang. Hebrew Gospel: Cracking the Code of Mark. (Oak Park: Meyerstone, 1988)

Russel, Jeffrey Burton. The Devil (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1977)

________________. Lucifer (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1984)

________________. Mephistopheles (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1986)

________________. Satan (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1981)

Saldarini, Anthony. Pharisees, Scribes and Sadducees (Wilmington: Michael Glazier, 1988)

Sanders, J. N. The Gospel According to St John (London: A.C. Black, 1968)

Schaberg, Jane. The Illegitimacy of Jesus (Harper & Row: San Francisco, 1987)

Schnackenburg, Rudolf. The Gospel According to St John (New York: Herder and Herder, 1968)

Schnackenburg, Rudolf. The Gospel of Matthew (Grand Rapids, Eerdman’s, 2002)

Schurer, Emil The History of the Jewish People in the Time of Jesus Christ (Edinburgh: T&T Clark, 1973-1987) revised edition by Geza Vermes, Matthew Black and Fergus Millar.

Schwager, Raymund. Jesus in the Drama of Salvation (New York: Crossroads, 1999)
________________. Jesus of Nazareth: How Jesus Understood His Life (Crossroad: New York, 1998)
________________. Must There Be Scapegoats? (San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1987)

Schweitzer, Albert. The Quest of the Historical Jesus (New York: Macmillan, 1968)

Bernard Brandon Scott. Hear Then the Parable (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1989)

Smith, D. Moody. John Among the Gospels. (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1992)

Sontag, Susan. Illness as Metaphor and Aids and Its Metaphors. (New York: Anchor Books Reprint Edition, 1990)

Stendahl, Krister. The School of St. Matthew and Its Use of The Old Testament (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1968)

Strauss, D. F. The Life of Jesus Critically Examined. (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1972)

Stringfellow, William. An Ethic for Christians and Other Aliens in a Strange Land, (Word Books, Waco, Texas, 1973)

Swartley, Willard, “Politics and Peace in Luke’s Gospel” in Cassidy, Richard and Scharper, Philip, ed. Political Issues in Luke-Acts (New York: Orbis, 1983)

__________________. Violence Renounced, Willard Swartley, ed. (Telford: Pandora Press, 2000)

Talbert, Charles H. Reading Luke (New York: Crossroad, 1982)

Tannehill, Robert C. The Narrative Unity of Luke-Acts (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1986)

__________________. “The Disciples in Mark: The Function of a Narrative Role” in William Telford, ed. The Interpretation of Mark (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1985)

Taylor, Vincent. The Gospel According to St. Mark (New York: MacMillan, 1957)

Theissen, Gert. The Gospels in Context (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1991)

Theissen, Gert, and Merz, Annette, The Historical Jesus (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1998)

Thielecke, Helmut. The Evangelical Faith (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1974)

Torrance, Thomas. “Service In Jesus Christ” in Service in Christ (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1966), ed. By James McCord and T.H.L. Parker

Tuckett, Christopher. The Messianic Secret (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1983)

Vermes, Geza. Jesus the Jew. (London: Fontana/Collins, 1973)

Vermes, Geza. The Religion of Jesus the Jew. (MInneapolis: Fortress Press, 1993)

Via, Dan O. Self Deception and Wholeness in Paul and Matthew. (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1990)

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Wainwright, Geoffrey. Eucharist and Eschatology (Akron: O S L Publications, 2002)

Wainwright, Geoffrey. Doxology (Oxford University Press, 1993)

Weaver, J. Denny. The Non-Violent Atonement (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2001)

Webb, Eugene. Philosophers of Consciousness. (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1988)

Welch, Claud. In This Name (New York: Scribners, 1952)

Wengst, Klaus. Pax Romana and the Peace of Jesus Christ (Philadelphia: Fortress, 1986)

Westcott, B.F. St. John (Greenwood: Attic Press, 1958)

Williams, James. The Bible, Violence & The Sacred. (San Francisco: Harper, 1991)

Wink, Walter. Naming the Powers (Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1984)

__________________. Engaging the Powers (Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1992)

Wrede, William. The Messianic Secret (Attic Press: Greenwood, 1971)