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MY FATHER AND MY MOTHER

IN GRATITUDE AND LOVE AND REVERENCE

I DEDICATE

WHATEVER OF MY OWN WITHIN THESE PAGES MAY BE TRUE AND WISE

FOR IT IS THEIRS

Autrement on l'accuse de ne rien dire de nouveau. Mais si les matières qu'il traite ne sont pas nouvelles, la disposition en est nouvelle. Quand on joue à la paume, c'est une même balle dont on joue l'un et l'autre ; mais l'un la place mieux.-Pascal.

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of Jesus and their composition
This interval inevitable - its significance for character of

gospels : advantages and drawbacks
Gospels not chronicles—their selective, interpretative element
Coloured hy contemporary tendencies .
Witness indirectly to beliefs and feelings of apostolic age
Their variations and idiosyncrasies

Their personal element and didactic aim

Historical narratives are thus a double witness, to past and present,

c.g. the fourth gospel

The gospels and the epistles: their rise and mutual relations

The fact of distance an axiom of research to be recognised, for-

(a) sense of order and progress in age

(6) intelligibility of literature

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literature

VI. The sources of the NT literature

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